UCL Department of Chemical Engineering


UCL Chemical Engineering online taster lectures - register today

21 April 2020

Wondering what it is like to study at UCL Chemical Engineering? Curious about our research? We will be running a series of taster lectures online from 27 April to 6 May 2020.

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Our excellent academics and postdoctoral researchers will be hosting a series of exciting and innovative online taster lectures over April and May. Each webinar will include a short presentation followed by a Q&A session.

Please click on the registration links below for more information about each event and our speakers:

Academic Taster Lectures

Monday 27 April, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Nature-Inspired Chemical Engineering: A NICE Approach to Solve Challenging Problems
Speaker: Prof Marc-Olivier Coppens
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Tuesday 28 April, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: From Chemical Engineering to Molecular Engineering and Nanotechnology
Speaker: Dr Stefan Guldin
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Wednesday 29 April, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: "When Batteries Go Bang”
Speaker: Prof Paul Shearing
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Thursday 30 April, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Electrifying automotive, marine and air transport
Speaker: Dr Alex Rettie
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Friday 1 May, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Fuel Cells: a multidisciplinary and multiscale problem
Speaker: Dr Rhodri Jervis 
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Research Taster Lectures

Monday 4 May, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Small things, big impact: particle technology in chemical engineering
Speaker: Dr Max Besenhard (PDRA)
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Tuesday 5 May, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Artificial intelligence to improve the quality of life
Speaker: Dr Panos Petsagkourakis (PDRA)
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Wednesday 6 May, 10 am – 11 am
Topic: Nanoscale-Engineering for Energy Storage
Speaker: Dr Theo Suter (PDRA)
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