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    Machine learning predicts mechanical properties of porous materials

    May 16, 2019

    Machine learning can be used to predict the properties of a group of materials that, according to some, could be as important to the 21st century as plastics were to the 20th.

    Alumna Fiona Erskine publishes “The Chemical Detective” book

    May 10, 2019

    Chemical Engineering alumna and writer Fiona Erskine publishes “The Chemical Detective”, a crime thriller with a chemical engineering protagonist.

    New approach to drug discovery could lead to personalised treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders

    May 09, 2019

    Researchers from our Centre for Neuropsychiatric Research have developed a method that could drastically accelerate the search for new drugs to treat mental health disorders such as schizophrenia.

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    Jun 25, 2019

    Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Philippa Fawcett Drive, Cambridge, CB3 0AS

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    Jul 08, 2019

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    Stokes200 Symposium

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