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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology


Farewell to Alan Beaumont 25 September 2007

Alan Beaumont worked on the council for more than 30 years and has been a cleaner here for 12 years. He has now decided to retire and we wish him well.


Prof Lynn Gladden thanked him for his work here and his cheery disposition and presented him with a card signed by all his friends and a small gift.


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.