The Chemical Engineering Science theme encompasses fundamental work in Chemical Engineering, including its application to chemistry, life sciences, material sciences and computing science. It focuses on the understanding of physical and chemical descriptions which underlie the behaviour of processes and plants.
Chemical Engineering Science is increasingly providing the foundation of collaborative work across the chemical sciences interface.
To strengthen the focus of this theme, the School led a successful bid to form a University Research Centre in Catalysis and Intensified Processing. This centre has strong interdisciplinary and industrial links.
Broadly, the theme covers work on: