Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Chemical Engineering

Director Chemical Engineering Education, IC Teaching Fellow



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206ACE ExtensionSouth Kensington Campus





  • Deputy Director of Undergraduate Studies
  • Head of Teaching Laboratories and Pilot Plant
  • Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Process Development
  • Lecturer in Multiphase Reaction Engineering
  • Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Technical Manager with 13 Years of Industrial Experience

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Chen W, Shah U, Brechtelsbauer C, 2019, A framework for hands-on learning in chemical engineering education—Training students with the end goal in mind, Education for Chemical Engineers, Vol:28, ISSN:1749-7728, Pages:25-29

Inguva P, Teck A, Anabaraonye B, et al., 2018, Advancing experiential learning through participatory design, Education for Chemical Engineers, Vol:25, ISSN:1749-7728, Pages:16-21

Shah U, Chen W, Brechtelsbauer C, 2016, The discovery laboratory – A student-centred experiential learning practical: Part I – Overview, Education for Chemical Engineers, Vol:17, ISSN:1749-7728, Pages:44-53


Macey A, Campbell J, Chen W, et al., 2018, Transforming the role of demonstrators through video led instructions, International Symposium of Engineering Education 2018, ISEE

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