Biomolecular engineering is an emerging research area in the department, bringing together both chemical engineers and materials scientists.
Ongoing research focuses on how materials such as titanium oxide or magnesium-based nanoporous materials could be used in critical areas such as health care or food safety.
Labs and Equipment
Polymer Science and Engineering Laboratory
- Primary contact: Alan Fuchs
- Major focus: Synthesis of supramolecular polymers and surface polymerization. Characterization of polymers with thermal, physical and electrochemical techniques