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Science Festival 2018

This year, we took part in four events at the Cambridge Science Festival:

Plant and Life Sciences Marquee
Sensors, bio-sensibility and no-sense experiments
Saturday 17 March: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Marquee on the Lawn, Downing Site - Downing Lawn Downing Street, CB2 3EA

So you want to be a scientist?
Shining light on brain disease - Dr Amberley Stephens
Monday 19 March: 9:30am - 1:00pm
Mill Lane Lecture Rooms , 8 Mill Lane, CB2 1RW

This does not make any sense: six words that rocked molecular science
Dr Ljiljana Fruk highlights discoveries and molecules, which initially did not make any sense, but have nevertheless rocked our world and changed the way we live.
Wednesday 21 March: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Mill Lane Lecture Rooms , 8 Mill Lane, CB2 1RW

Enter our (fake!) Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology clean room and get hands-on with the intricate process of advanced material design for sensor construction and pharmaceutical product assembly.
Saturday 24 March: 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Maxwell Centre , JJ Thomson Avenue, CB3 0HE

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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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Upcoming events

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

Upcoming events