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Read more at: Bingham Fluid Medal for Ian Wilson
Bingham Fluid Medal for Ian Wilson

Bingham Fluid Medal for Ian Wilson

19 December 2013

Awarded at Viscoplastic Fluids: From Theory to Application conference


Read more at: Salters' prize for Clementine Chambon
Salters' prize for Clementine Chambon

Salters' prize for Clementine Chambon

19 December 2013

Clementine Chambon awarded one of this year's Graduate prizes from The Salters' Institute of Industrial Chemistry.


Read more at: Top of Guardian University Guide for 2014

Top of Guardian University Guide for 2014

18 December 2013

Cambridge retain the top spot for Chemical Engineering in the Guardian University Guide 2014! Guardian: Chemical Engineering (2014)


Read more at: Top University
Top University

Top University

18 December 2013

This year Cambridge is top of the subject tables for Chemical Engineering in The Complete University Guide and the Guardian University Guide. Cambridge University is also ranked top of all UK universities by both those guides. The Complete University Guide is based on nine key aspects of university activity. These aspects...


Read more at: Among the best in the world
Among the best in the world

Among the best in the world

18 December 2013

The recently announced QS World University Rankings® by subject show that Cambridge is second in the world for Chemical Engineering. Only beaten by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), we were joined in the top five by UC Berkeley, Oxford and Stanford. Imperial College London came in at number 8 to make three...


Read more at: Lectureships for Carmine D'Agostino, Mark Williamson and Krishnaa Mahbubani
Lectureships for Carmine D'Agostino, Mark Williamson and Krishnaa Mahbubani

Lectureships for Carmine D'Agostino, Mark Williamson and Krishnaa Mahbubani

18 December 2013

Congratulations to Carmine D'Agostino, Mark Williamson and Krishnaa Mahbubani who took up their Unestablished University lectureships on 1 October 2013. Carmine D'Agostino was previously a Post doctoral researcher here and last summer he was awarded a Junior Research Fellowship from Wolfson College. His research focuses on...


Read more at: BBSRC 4-year PhD Programme in Biosciences
BBSRC 4-year PhD Programme in Biosciences

BBSRC 4-year PhD Programme in Biosciences

18 December 2013

Applications are now invited for studentships beginning in October 2014 Closing date: Tuesday 3rd December 2013 The University of Cambridge is offering up to 25 four-year BBSRC-funded studentships starting in October 2014. A wide range of projects is available across 19 world-class departments and research institutes under...


Read more at: Fellowship for Jethro Akroyd
Fellowship for Jethro Akroyd

Fellowship for Jethro Akroyd

18 December 2013

Congratulations to Jethro Akroyd who was admitted as a Fellow of Churchill College on 18 October 2013. Jethro is a post-doctoral researcher working with Markus Kraft in the Computational Modelling Group. His research interests are in the development and application of methods to solve coupled reaction and particle...


Read more at: Photo competition 2013
Photo competition 2013

Photo competition 2013

18 December 2013

Imagine an image........ We are searching for an image and caption that relate to research in the Department. We challenge you to describe the innovation and excellence of our research in a picture, an image that will excite the reader to discover more about us. It might be a photograph, or an SEM image, or a graphic that...


Read more at: Awards in Leadership and Management
Awards in Leadership and Management

Awards in Leadership and Management

18 December 2013

Roz Williams and Jon Cowper have received Awards in Leadership and Management from the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM). They were given their certificates at a ceremony at the University Centre on 25 October 2013. Roz has gained the Level 5 award and Jon has the Level 3 award. For her award, Roz had to do 3...


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