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The Department’s future depends on the goodwill, expertise, generosity and engagement of those who subscribe to its values and remain committed to its future.

Over the course of 2011 and 2012 the Department worked with CUDO to set up a a New Building Fund, following the untimely death of alumnus Dr Robin Paul, the former leader of CEB Alumni  Fundraising Group who launched a campaign is well underway, and the Department will be delighted to hear from potential sponsors. For further information please contact Professor Nigel Slater, Head of Department, on

Donations have now been made easier and if interested in financially supporting our students or new building project why not visiting the University’s online giving page.

Alternatively, download the CEB New Building Fund donation form , complete and return to Elena Gonzalez on or via post on Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, New Museums Site, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3RA

(pdf currently being revised by CUDO)

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Dr Vassiliadis celebrates the contributions of Roger W.H. Sargent at memorial event

Apr 17, 2019

Dr Vassiliadis contributed a talk on optimal control in chemical engineering at a memorial event for Roger W.H. Sargent, founder of process systems engineering.

A chemical garden that’s also a chemical clock

Apr 12, 2019

Research from our Cardoso lab and their colleagues in Spain, published in Angewandte Chemie, combines two classic demos in one beautiful example of active fluid dynamics.

The Robin Paul Research Prize 2020 launched

Apr 10, 2019

The Robin Paul Research Prize launched in honour of Chemical Engineering Alumnus Dr Robin Paul.

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CEB Research Conference 2019

Jun 25, 2019

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

Machine learning and AI in (bio)chemical engineering

Jul 08, 2019

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

Stokes200 Symposium

Sep 15, 2019

Pembroke College, Cambridge

VPF8 Viscoplastic Fluids: from Theory to Application 2019

Sep 16, 2019

Jesus College, Cambridge

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