Department of Chemical Engineering

Research impact

Research carried out in the Department of Chemical Engineering has significant impact on an international scale. Our researchers have developed materials, processes and systems with real-world application that directly benefit industry, and are proactively collaborating with universities, organisations and businesses to address environmental issues and develop sustainable strategies for the future.

small vials in Gas chromatograph autosampler

Development of materials for adsorbing and separating gases



medicine capsules

Continuous flow solutions for pharmaceutical manufacture



chemical testing equipment

Regenerative oil vapour removal system using ceramic monolithic structures



chemical reaction in test tube

UK hydrogen energy programme