The UNSW School of Chemical Engineering is a leader in fundamental and applied research. Our researchers provide ideas and solutions that refine and improve manufacturing processes, introduce smarter, better-performing materials and address the increasing importance of sustainability in everything we do.

Research areas

Research is at the heart of what we do. Our researchers are leading the world in a range of areas including Advanced Process Systems Engineering, Biomaterials and Medical Devices, Energy, Environmental Processes and Technologies, Food and Health, Macromolecular and Interfacial Engineering, and Sensor Technology and Advanced Materials.


Postgraduate research

Our postgraduate research students undertake research projects under the supervision of our leading academics. We provide our students with the support, mentorship and technical skills to foster educational excellence in their chosen field of study.

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