Research Area

Biomedical engineering

Biomedical engineering is a rapidly growing area of research in chemical engineering. Chemical engineers have traditionally played a significant role in medical research and practice. Research in biomedical engineering involving chemical engineers includes tissue engineering, drug delivery, the design of clinical therapies and materials synthesis, modification, and fabrication, to name but a few.

Other Research

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering also conducts research in these additional fields.


University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Max Planck Institute

Volkswagen Foundation

National Research Council

JR Laboratory

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