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Welcome to the Department of Chemical Engineering at Monash University

Established in 1961, we are one of the leading Chemical Engineering Departments in Australia and pride ourselves in our commitment to outstanding research and teaching. Our mission is to create fundamental knowledge and pioneer technologies in the chemical engineering sciences. Our undergraduate programs are modern and relevant to today’s and tomorrows engineers. With outstanding academic staff and well funded research programs, our facilities provide excellent opportunities for postgraduate research work leading to Masters or PhD degrees.






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Gold shapes up as new-age sensor

A wearable pressure sensor that is both highly sensitive and cheap to produce could aid the development of prosthetic skin, touch-on flexible displays and energy harvesting, as well as changing the way vital health signs are monitored.
Chief Scientist Professor Ian Chubb AC officially opened CAVE 2 on Monday 5 May

Chief Scientist officially opens CAVE2

Australia's Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb AC, officially opened Monash CAVE2, the world's most advanced research visualisation facility, this week.

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