Congratulations to Chemical Engineering students

Wednesday, 7 October 2009


The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to the two Chem-e-car teams from UWA who succeeded at the Chemeca conference.

Uranium and nuclear energy in WA: technical, security, economic, social points of view by Dr Ian Duncan

Wednesday, 30 September 2009

This lecture is presented by The Energy and Minerals Initiative and the Institute of Advanced Studies at The University of Western Australia.

Challenges in Materials Science for Sustainable Energy – lecture by Professor Klaus Ploog, Paul Drude Institute, Germany

Tuesday, 29 September 2009

Energy and materials have a long-standing and mutually enriching relationship. In this talk Professor Ploog will show that materials science offers unique possibilities to improve key properties of energy supplies.       

Eric May

Oil and gas expert appointed as Chevron Chair in gas process engineering

Thursday, 24 September 2009

Eric May, an Associate Professor from The University of Western Australia, has been appointed as the Chevron Chair in Gas Process Engineering.

How to turn a greenhouse gas into a clean fuel

Monday, 11 May 2009

Converting a greenhouse gas into a clean-burning fuel offers two benefits for the price of one. That's the thinking behind a novel process for converting carbon dioxide into methanol at room temperature, developed by a team at the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology in Singapore.