Bioprocess Engineering

  • Microbial fermentation
  • Mammalian cell bioprocessing
  • Plant cell bioprocessing
  • Bioprocess control
  • Bioproduct separation and purification

MetabolicĀ Engineering & Synthetic Biology

  • Metabolic Pathway Engineering
  • Metabolic Flux Analysis (theoretical and C13) and computational analysis of 'omics' data for ME
  • Metabolic modelling (overlaps with Biosystems Engineering)
  • Development of Synthetic Biology Tools for Metabolic Engineering (Genetic parts and genome-editing tools)
  • Strain engineering (adpative evolution + rational design

BiomaterialsĀ Engineering

  • Surface engineering
  • Tissue engineering
  • Nanomaterials for biomedical applications
  • In vitro disease modeling
  • Drug delivery

Biosystems Engineering

  • Modelling of biological systems
  • Disease modeling
  • Biological networks
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning applications in biology,
  • Systems biology