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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology


CEB took part in the Cambridge Science Festival in 2017.

We had an exhibition Molecules that Rocked the World (Mon 13 Mar - Fri 24 Mar 2017, 11am-5pm) and we had an exhibit on Sat 18 Mar in the Plant and life sciences marquee on the lawn, Downing site.

See the molecules that were featured in the exhibition.

Latest news

Nanoparticles used to transport anti-cancer agent to cells

16 September 2019

Researchers from our Adsorption and Advanced Materials group have developed a platform that uses nanoparticles known as metal-organic frameworks to deliver a promising anti-cancer agent to cells.

August paper of the month: Ultralow-field nuclear magnetic resonance of liquids confined in ferromagnetic and paramagnetic materials

16 September 2019

Researchers from our department’s magnetic resonance research centre show new insight provided by ultra-low-field techniques.

Our MPhil in Biotechnology wraps up a successful first year

4 September 2019

Our MPhil in Biotechnology 2018-19 course came to an official close last week with their first student cohort presenting their work at the course symposium.