Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Chemical Engineering



The Department is housed in a purpose built facility including a 395 m2 multi-story mezzanine pilot plant which is equipped with a range of process equipment for research.

Facilities include

Reaction engineering rigs

The Department has a range of reaction engineering rigs, including:

Analytical facilities

There is a range of analytical facilities in the Department including: IR, multiple HPLCs, GCs, mass spectrometers, UV-vis spectrophotometers, elemental analysers, confocal microscope, porosimeters, contact angle and wetting measurement apparatus etc.

Additionally, there is a TA Instruments Q10 Differential Scanning Calorimeter, Linkam Controlled Temperature Microscope Stage (freeze drying capability). The Department also has a Class 2 cell culture training laboratory.

Using Departmental facilities

Our facilities are available for use to companies through research collaborations with academic staff.

To talk to someone in the Chemical Engineering Department about a potential project involving use of departmental facilities please contact our Research Coordinator:

Dr Danish Malik
Tel: +44 (0)1509 222507


Contact us

Department of Chemical Engineering
Loughborough University
LE11 3TU

+44 (0)1509 222 533