Faculty and research in Molecular Science and Engineering
The research at the School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health spans a wide range of topics such as the development of solar and fuel cells and other environmentally friendly energy sources, how to store nuclear waste in a safe way, the design of novel polymers for use in the medical industry, how to protect metal surfaces against corrosion, the use of natural materials in new products, and how friction can be explained on a molecular level.
School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health
The Department of Chemistry carry out fundamental and industrially related research and many projects of interdisciplinary character. Three important research areas at the department are Energy and Environment, Functional Materials and Surfaces, and Bioactive Molecules.