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20 June, 2018

Dr Geetha Srinivasan, Senior Research Fellow at Queen's University Ionic Liquid Laboratories (QUILL), has been announced as a winner in the WeAreTheCity Top 100 Rising Star awards in the Science & Engineering category.

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Environmental Table Quiz

17 February, 2018

On Valentine's Day this year, the CCE Green Impact Team continued their endeavour to 'Make it Green' through their 'Environmental Table Quiz' whilst having a lot of fun too!

Ken Seddon


21 January, 2018

Eric Anslyn news

World Leading Researcher Professor Eric Anslyn joins QUB Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

19 December, 2017

The University and the School are delighted to announce that Professor Eric Anslyn will be spending some time with us under the World Leading Researcher initiative.


Telescope arrangement puts a twist on organic synthesis

7 December, 2017

Solvents, move aside – scientists achieve dry multicomponent synthesis in a single step with twisting screws


Waste turned into a biofuel catalyst that is cheaper and better than its commercial equivalent

8 July, 2017

Dirty aluminium foil has been recycled into an alumina catalyst that is more active and cheaper than its commercial counterpart.


Fulbright Award to CCE PhD student

20 June, 2016

Laura Dornan, a final year Chemistry PhD student, has received a Fulbright Scholar Award, which she will use to carry out postdoctoral research at Stanford University.

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Podcast on recovery of valuable materials from waste

23 March, 2017

Dr Kevin Morgan recently took part in a Podcast interview with The Conversation UK about the work led by Dr Gary Sheldrake as part of the ReNEW project.

Complex diagram of fluids interacting with molecules

Ionic liquids that form adducts with alcohols

7 February, 2017

Recent paper by QUILL researches features on inside cover of Green Chemistry.

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Lo’ Lo’ Lo’ switch off winners

31 January, 2017

The data has been collected and the results of this year’s Lo’ Lo’ Lo’ Big Christmas Switch Off are now in!

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CCE Graduation December 2016

9 December, 2016

Queens attendees at the GLT award ceremony

GLT wins Food and Drink award at IChemE Global Awards 2016

8 November, 2016

Vegetable oil purification, by Green Lizard Technologies Ltd, Evonik Industries AG and FGV Applied Technologies Sdn Bhd

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The Students' Union Volunteering Excellence Awards 2016

16 June, 2016

Recognition for the School and Engineers without Borders

UK-China Early Career Workshop delegates in a large group photo

BIT holds UK-China workshop on sustainable urban transport energy technologies

18 May, 2016

Twenty-four young scholars from the UK and China have an opportunity to exchange academic research on advanced technologies for energizing sustainable urban transport on May 16-18, in Beijing.

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Minister visit

8 March, 2016


Professor Mills Cover Story

24 February, 2016

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