UCL Department of Chemical Engineering


Professional Services (Technical)


Areas of Responsibility

  • Advice and purchase of IT equipment, software and peripheral Devices
  • Configuration and on-going support of all IT Systems
  • Managing the maintenance and repair of all devices, in-house and external
  • Support of IT infrastructure including Networking, Storage etc.
  • Providing a link to ISD to resolve wider issues regarding central IT services

 Contact Computing Team


    Areas of Responsibility

    • Repairs
    • Design, Construction and Modification
    • Advice on Instrument Specification
    • PAT Testing

    Contact Electronics Team


    Areas of Responsibility

    • General Waste Disposal
    • Large Deliveries
    • Maintenance Issues
    • Requests for facilities related projects
    • Post and deliveries
    • Room bookings and catering

    Contact Facilities Team

    Health, Safety and Instruments

    Areas of Responsibility

    • General safety advice
    • Safety training
    • Hazardous waste disposal
    • Issues with RiskNET
    • DSE assessment advice
    • Instrument repairs and modifications
    • LabVIEW requests

    Contact Health, Safety & Instruments Team

    Shared Department Research Facility

    Areas of Responsibility

    • SAX
    • Bench-top TEM
    • LCMS
    • FTIR-Microscope
    • Zeiss Inverted Microscope
    • High Speed Camera

    Contact Shared Research Facility Team

    Centre Technical Contacts

    Centre for Nature-Inspired Engineering (CNIE)

    Contact CNIE Lab

    Electrical Innovation Lab (EIL)

    Contact EIL Lab


    • Provide Engineering advice to research and academic staff
    • Provide proof of concept for designs using the latest CAD software
    • Manufacture one-off experimental laboratory equipment
    • Maintain and modify existing laboratory equipment
    • CNC milling and turning, 3D printing, and water jet cutting services available

    Contact Workshop

      Chemical Engineering Technical Staff

      Simon BarrassFacilities Managers.barrass@ucl.ac.uk
      Natalie BurnhamTechnical Safety Managernatalie.burnham@ucl.ac.uk
      Melanie IngleFacilities Administratormelanie.ingle@ucl.ac.uk
      Nick SneadInstrument Techniciann.snead@ucl.ac.uk
      George ChristoforouComputing and Electronic Systems Techniciang.christoforou@ucl.ac.uk
      Albert CorrederaElectronics Techniciana.corredera@ucl.ac.uk
      Dave EllisComputing and Electronic Systems Techniciandavid.ellis@ucl.ac.uk
      Mark SpurgeonComputing and Electronic Systems Technicianm.spurgeon@ucl.ac.uk
      Martyn ValeComputing and Electronic Systems Managerm.vale@ucl.ac.uk
      Han WuResearch Laboratories Managerhan.wu@ucl.ac.uk
      Barry ReidResearch Technicianbarry.reid.14@ucl.ac.uk
      Toby NevilleResearch Laboratory Managert.neville@ucl.ac.uk
      Francesco IacovielloExperimental Manager in the Electrochemical Innovation Lab X-ray imaging facilityf.iacoviello@ucl.ac.uk
      Martin BlackmanMechanical Workshop Managerm.blackman@ucl.ac.uk
      Simon DawesWorkshop Technicians.dawes@ucl.ac.uk
      Adam ManeyWorkshop Techniciana.maney@ucl.ac.uk
      Aimilios Davlantis Workshop Technicianaimilios.lo@ucl.ac.uk
      Rajesh GanithiWorkshop Technicianr.ganithi@ucl.ac.uk
      Dren MaliqiWorkshop Techniciand.maliqi@ucl.ac.uk
      Nirav Shah Technical Lab Administratornirav.s@ucl.ac.uk