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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

 

Short research or consultancy programmes

We accept commisions to undertake an agreed paper study or programme of research, spanning typically a few days or weeks. For example, this may involve evaluating materials using a particular technique or instrument, or to examine the potential benefits of a more extensive research programme.

Research projects/programmes

Industrial sponsors of research programmes are invited to fund studies at post graduate or post doctoral level.

Pt II Chemical Engineering research projects

You could help to devise and sponsor a Pt II Chemical Engineering research project, which is undertaken by fourth-year Chemical Engineering students, under the supervision of a member of our staff.

Teaching Consortium

A number of key chemical engineering companies support the undergraduate chemical engineering students by making a financial commitment to support design, project and laboratory teaching, and the development of new teaching methods. Contact Dr Bart Hallmark.

MPhil in Bioscience Enterprise and
MPhil in Advanced Chemical Engineering

We welcome the involvement of companies in our Master's education programmes. Companies and their executives frequently contribute to course design, or lecture to and mentor students.
Please see our MBE and ACE MPhil pages to find out more. Contact Dr Sarah Rough (MPhil ACE) or our MBE team for more information.

PhD research programme

A PhD research project is conducted by a student with a good honours degree, working full-time for three years, under the supervision of a member of staff who will be an expert in the field. More information.

Latest news

Cambridge leads multidisciplinary team in development of a simulator to accelerate the path to net zero flight

27 August 2021

Researchers from CEB will play a key role in the Aviation Impact Accelerator, an international group of experts in aerospace, economics, policy, and climate science, who are developing an interactive evidence-based simulator that explores scenarios for achieving net zero flight.

In memory of Professor John Bridgwater: 1938 - 2021

17 August 2021

Our colleagues pay tribute to Emeritus Professor and former Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering, John Bridgwater, who sadly passed away on 2 May 2021.

Extraordinary Doctorate Prize for CEB researcher in metal-organic frameworks, Ceren Çamur

6 August 2021

CEB researcher, Ceren Çamur, has been awarded the Extraordinary Doctorate Prize 2018-2019 of the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) for her PhD thesis, defended in the academic year 2018-2019.