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Welcome to your Chemical Engineering Community: a network for alumni, students, faculty and friends from the School of Chemical Engineering and part of the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences Community.

Whether a student, recent graduate or seasoned alumnus, let us know where you are and what you are doing.



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EPS Alumni Office
College of Engineering and
Physical Sciences
Gisbert Kapp
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
United Kingdom  


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Community news

The changing world of perfume and why some chemicals are being taken out

There are two types of perfume in the world: the fast turnover celebrity perfumes, designed to hit the market and make profits before a star's capital wanes; and the timeless classics, with their expensive ingredients and loyal followings. While the names endure, many of the ingredients and quantities have changed over time.

Frank Morton November 2014

From its inception in 1961, Frank Morton has grown from a football match between the Chemical Engineering departments at the Universities of Birmingham and Manchester, to comprising of 19 sports with 26 universities consistently participating. Over the previous years, the event has been hosted all across the UK from Swansea to Newcastle to Strathclyde. It is with great pleasure that we can announce, that after a successful bid in March 2014, the University of Birmingham will be hosting the next Frank Morton on 17 February 2015.

BUCES Update, November 2014

The Birmingham University Chemical Engineering Society (BUCES) has had a very busy start to the new year. Read more about what they've been up to.
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Alumni profiles

  • Stephen Watson
    Principal, Arthur D. Little, BEng Chemical Engineering (1991)
  • James Vincent
    Cementing Technical Specialist, MEng Chemical Engineering, 2008
  • Peter Fergusson
    Senior Carbon Consultant, Bssec ltd, Ph.D. Biotechnology (1973)
  • Geoffrey Hamer
    Hon. Secretary, Biofocus Foundation, Ph.D. Biochemical Engeneerig (1962), B.Sc. Chemical Engeneering (1959)
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