​Professor Coppens to kick off series of Taster Lectures for Department of Chemical Engineering’s Undergraduate Offer Holders on Monday 27th April, 10am

22 April 2020

CNIE’s parent department, UCL's Department of Chemical Engineering, has put together an inspiring series of online taster lectures for our potential incoming students, and anyone else who may be interested to join.

The series, which showcases the large breadth of activity across the department, features talks from both Academics and Researchers and will commence on Monday 27th April at 10am with a lecture from our very own Professor Marc-Olivier Coppens who will be talking on the topic of Nature-Inspired Chemical Engineering: A NICE Approach to Solve Challenging Problems.

Details (and, most importantly, registration links) to all of the talks are below.


Academic Taster Lectures

Monday 27 April, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Nature-Inspired Chemical Engineering: A NICE Approach to Solve Challenging Problems

Speaker: Prof Marc-Olivier Coppens

Registration link


Tuesday 28 April, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: From Chemical Engineering to Molecular Engineering and Nanotechnology

Speaker: Stefan Guldin

Registration link


Wednesday 29 April, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: When Batteries Go Bang

Speaker: Prof Paul Shearing

Registration link


Thursday 30 April, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Electrifying automotive, marine and air transport

Speaker: Dr Alex Rettie

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Friday 1 May, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Fuel Cells: a multidisciplinary and multiscale problem

Speaker: Dr Rhodri Jervis

Registration link


Research Taster Lectures

Monday 4th May, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Small things, big impact: particle technology in chemical engineering

Speaker: Dr Max Besenhard (PDRA)

Registration link


Tuesday 5th May, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Artificial intelligence to improve the quality of life

Speaker: Dr Panos Petsagkourakis (PDRA)

Registration link


Wednesday 6th May, 10 am – 11 am

Topic: Nanoscale-Engineering for Energy Storage

Speaker: Dr Theo Suter (PDRA)

Registration link

​Professor Coppens to kick off series of Taster Lectures for Department of Chemical Engineering’s Undergraduate Offer Holders on Monday 27th April, 10am