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Sargent Centre has been running a successful Seminar Series for many years and each year we invite distinguished national and international experts to the Centre. The seminars are put together by:

Sargent Centre Staff

Sargent Centre Reps

Industrial Consortium Members can propose speakers and topics of research that interest them by contacting their company's Academic Friend. The Sargent Centre Seminar Series video recordings are available and can be downloaded.  

The theme for this year’s seminar series is “Manufacturing the Future: Industry, Biology & Mathematics”. Due to the College closure regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19),  the seminars will now take place online. 

 2021 Sargent Centre Seminar Series


SpeakersTitle and AbstractsSeminar Date

Dr Brahim Benyahia (Loughborough University)

A PSE roadmap for the design optimisation and control of the next generation single and integrated continuous pharmaceutical processes 

1 March 2021 at 13:00


Dr Dimitrios Gerogiorgis (University of Edinburgh)

Process Optimisation for Advanced Pharmaceutical Manufacturing in Industry 4.0


21 April 2021


Professor Constantinos Theodoropoulos (University of Manchester)

Integrated Systems Approach for Optimizing the Sustainable Bioproduction of Biofuels and Added-Value Chemicals: 
The Microalgal Biorefinery Paradigm 

12 May 2021 at 13:00


Professor Meihong Wang (University of Sheffield) 

Systems Engineering for Carbon Capture, Utilisation and Storage (CCUS)


26 May 2021 at 13:00


Dr Eirini Velliou (University College London)

Manufacturing Robust High Throughput Tools For Cancer Screening - A Case Study On Pancreatic Cancer

23 June 2021


Professor Sarah Waters (University of Oxford)


June 2021





CPSE Ad Hoc Seminars


SpeakersTitle and AbstractsSeminar Date

Dr Nimir O. Elbashira

(Texas A&M University Energy Institute)


Abstract: Dr Nimir O. Elbashira (Texas A&M University Energy Institute)

Development of a Novel Natural Gas Processing Technology Utilizing CO2

14 October 2019, 10am

CPSE Seminar Room, C617 Roderic Hill Building