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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

 

Sunday crew minus Hassan and Aazraa who were doing some card printing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Joint nano-card making action.

 

 

 

 

Romain making some electricity using cyanobacteria and light from his mobile.

 Who said nano cards are only for kids?

Slightly bigger nano kid.

Angela, our last nano card maker.

Clean-up Crew

Latest news

A new world (dis)order for efficient semiconductors

11 November 2019

Scientists from our Optoelectronic Materials and Device Spectroscopy group investigating perovskite materials for next generation solar cells and flexible LEDs have discovered that they can be more efficient when their chemical compositions are less ordered, vastly simplifying production processes and lowering cost.

The topology of disordered 3D graphenes: Rosalind Franklin’s pre-DNA problem untangled

8 November 2019

Researchers from our Computational Modelling group have published a possible solution to why disordered carbon structures are reluctant to turn into graphite, a puzzle that perplexed Rosalind Franklin before her discovery of the structure of DNA.

September paper of the month: flexible production of micro and nanofluidic devices

22 October 2019

Researchers from our Laser Analytics group have developed a laser-based manufacturing process that can produce combined nanofluidic and microfluidic devices in a fast and scalable manner.