The department has received the top research quality score at the University during the last two government reviews of research quality (Performance Based Research Fund). There is a wide range of research carried out within the Department. A list of general areas of staff and postgraduate students research is given below. Information on individual staff research and publications is best viewed under the appropriate member of academic staff.
- Departmental Areas of Research
- Staff Research Interests
- Nanotechnology Research
- Biotechnology Research
- Research Equipment and Facilities
The Chemical and Process Engineering Department is host to Wood Technology Research Centre.