The University of Cantabria

The University of Cantabria (UCAN) is a modern public institution equipped with a modern infrastructure for data and IT management, logistics and general services. The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department has extensive experience in chemical, environmental and process engineering. The department has a relevant scientific activity shared with training of MsC and PhD students. It is responsible for the doctorate program on Chemical, Energy and Process Engineering at UCAN. At UCAN the research group  SOSPROCAN includes near 30 researchers mainly in the topic Sustainability Processes and products, including the tutorial of 3-4 PhD Students yearly.

Research Team

Prof. Ángel Irabien  is expert in process intensification and innovation in the production (processes) and consumption (products) according to sustainability criteria. He will contribute to research and training on LCA and will co-supervise DC10 with Dr Santos (Apria Systems). E-mail: