UCL Chemical Engineering
Applications now open: 3 x Research Fellows – EPSRC “Frontier Engineering” Centre for Nature Inspired Engineering
Funded by an EPSRC “Frontier Engineering” Centre grant, The Centre for Nature Inspired Engineering (CNIE) has three opportunities for exceptionally creative and experienced postdoctoral research associates, in particular relating to the application areas of nature-inspired process intensification, hierarchically structured catalysts, fluidization and nature-inspired functional materials for applications relating to sustainable manufacturing, energy, environment and healthcare.
Published: Nov 28, 2018 4:39:48 PM
Professor Junwang Tang’s group efficiently converted methane to liquid methanol reported in Nature Catalysis
A recent publication from Professor Junwang Tang's group titled, 'Highly selective oxidation of methane to methanol at ambient conditions by titanium dioxide-supported iron species', has been highlighted in the prestigious Nature Catalysis Journal.
Published: Nov 26, 2018 12:42:03 PM
Baldassarre Venezia wins Best Presentation award at XXIII International Conference on Chemical Reactors (CHEMREACTOR-23)
Congratulations to Baldassarre Venezia who won the best oral presentation award in section III: “Chemical Reactors and Technologies for Targeted Applications” at the XXIIIInternational Conference on Chemical Reactors (CHEMREACTOR-23) held on November 5-9, 2018 in Ghent, Belgium.
Published: Nov 22, 2018 10:03:14 PM
UCL Chemical Engineering PhD student, Conor Waldron attended the 15th International Micro Reactor Technology Conference (IMRET) organised by DECHEMA e.V in Karlsruhe, Germany from 21-24 October 2018 and won 1st prize in the best poster competition. Conor's poster was one of more than 100 entries.
Published: Nov 5, 2018 11:39:22 AM
We are very proud to announce that Research Fellow (RAEng), Dr. Massimiliano Materazzi and UCL Chemical Engineering Alumnus, Dr. Donal Finegan won a total of four major prizes at this year’s IChemE 2018 Global Awards.
Published: Nov 2, 2018 4:13:13 PM
The synergy of Dr. Finegan’s positive approach to problem solving and collaborative spirit has led to a tremendously productive and impactful early career. His name is widely known among the international battery community for leading high-impact, practical, and rigorous investigations into battery failure. His innovation and insights have had direct positive impacts on the design of next generation Li-ion batteries as well as advanced energy systems, including some of NASA’s manned space applications. Combined with his outstanding track record and talent in communicating his research to a broad audience, Dr. Finegan stands out as an exemplary researcher and engineer.
Published: Nov 1, 2018 3:31:52 PM
Colleagues from the Department of Chemical Engineering are attending this year's 2018 AIChE Annual Meeting from October 28 - November 2 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, US.
Published: Oct 24, 2018 11:54:20 AM
Baldassarre Venezia and Oscar Williams win awards at UCL-PKU Symposium on Materials, Energy, and Catalysis
On 5-7 September 2018, a symposium was hosted by UCL and Peking University (PKU) on Materials, Energy, and Catalysis.
Published: Oct 17, 2018 4:36:51 PM
PhD student Simona Migliozzi was interviewed by fyfluiddynamics.com (FYFD) at the 2017 APS DFD meeting about her research activity on the mixing of complex non-Newtonian media and its application for manufacturing of everyday products such as toothpaste.
Published: Oct 11, 2018 10:52:16 AM
Small-angle neutron scattering (SANS) reveals stabilization of fluid-like protein arrangements in mesoporous silica, facilitated by geometry-dependent crowding effects.
Published: Oct 8, 2018 3:13:31 PM