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Chemical Engineering PhD student, wins best poster prize at the ChemEngDay UK 2013

March 12

Elena Simone,  one of the Chemical Engineering Department’s PhD student, has received best poster prize within the Materials and Particle Technology category at the ChemEngDay UK 2013, held by Imperial College London. Her poster, entitled “Monitoring and control of polymorphic transformation in pharmaceutical crystallizations using a composite PAT array and crystallization process informatics system” described her research  in using modern combined spectroscopic techniques for crystallization process control.

The poster was co-authored by postdoctoral researcher Dr Ali Saleemi and the work is presented was sponsored by the European Research Council’s CrySys (Crystallization Systems Engineering) project, led by Professor Z.K. Nagy, which the aim to improve the efficiency and quality of crystalline products, such as pharmaceuticals, food and fine chemicals, whilst reducing wastage and energy costs.

View the ChemEngDay UK 2013 poster (pdf)


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