The Chemical and Process Engineering division is a group for members working in the chemical, biochemical and process engineering sectors, providing CPD and networking events for engineers in these areas.
Chris Davis works as a subject matter expert in bulk biologics processing – primarily the manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals – for Jacobs where he supports projects across Europe. He outlines some of the characteristics of his role and how his career path led him to the position.
Each day, millions of us load fresh fruit and flowers into our shopping baskets. The global trade in cut flowers and citrus fruits together are worth about €30bn. When it comes to embracing technology, however, these big businesses tend to remain stuck in the past.
Heather Kulik embraces computer models as 'the only way to make a dent' in the vast number of potential materials that could solve important problems.
Using nanoparticles that store and gradually release light, engineers create light-emitting plants that can be charged repeatedly.
Sachin Bhagchandani is completing his PhD in chemical engineering and is looking to transition into a mentored, cancer-focused postdoctoral research position – one that draws on his wide-ranging interests and newfound experiences in synthetic chemistry and immunology.
Sharing fond memories as a student of STEM, Anne-Marie Kelleher highlights the importance of education in sparking her own curiosity for chemistry which led her towards a fascinating career. As the head of process and product development at Tyndall National Institute, she highlights how education helped shape her passion for material science and real-life, practical applications of chemistry.
Being a member of the Engineers Ireland community shows your commitment to delivering excellence in engineering. As our member, we support your professional development and help you to expand your career at home and abroad.
Our committees arrange and host technical presentations, discussions, debate and social events in our regions and represent the group at liaison committee. If you are interested in being a part of this, please contact one of the team.