Department of Chemical Engineering

  • My semester abroad in Brisbane

    Author: Nicola Morris When I first applied to study at Bath I knew I wanted to do my research project abroad, it’s a rare opportunity for engineers that I knew I had to take! I originally wanted to go to...

  • It started with a car...

    Author: Claire Guest I was asked to write a poem about the student experience at the University of Bath for our 50th anniversary celebration in the Abbey, but doing it concisely wasn’t easy. I felt like I could have written...

  • 11 Tips for Three Minute Thesis Contenders (and anyone giving a presentation really)

    Author: Jemma Rowlandson, winner of the 2016 Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition. The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition is a fantastic idea, a great exercise in explaining your research quickly and to a non-specialist audience. It not only comes in...

  • ‘Sorry, but what is an engineer doing in supply chain..?’

    During the last 10 weeks at Patheon UK in Swindon, the above is probably the question I’ve been asked the most and equally struggled to answer, so hopefully as this blog progresses I’ll be able to answer, starting here. I’m...

  • A Key Ingredient in Ice Cream Production...

    I am now 10 months in to my placement with Unilever, and life in the Ice Cream Global Design Centre has not been easy! Since my last blog post, I have started working on a number of new projects that...

  • The Scoop on Ice Cream R&D...

    Hi everyone! My name is Clodagh and I’m now almost six months into my year-long placement with Unilever, working as Process Development Technologist within the Ice Cream Category. My role involves working on a number of short-term projects both alone...