CHEE380: Biochemical Engineering

CHEE380: Biochemical Engineering


Dr. Andrew J. Daugulis, 
Dupuis Hall 316.

Instructor Office hours: I will be available during the scheduled tutorials to answer questions pertaining to the course material.

Course Description

Biochemical Engineering involves the application of Chemical Engineering principles and approaches to biologically-based systems and processes. Biochemical Engineering is central to the area of Environmental Engineering, and to Biotechnology processes which produce pharmaceuticals, fine chemicals and genetically engineered products. The course involves a systematic and quantitative description of medium formulation and sterilization, microbial kinetics and bioreactor design, product isolation and purification, and examples of current industrial practices and processes.

Course Information

Lectures: Monday (2:30), Wednesday (2:30) and Friday (3:30) in KINE 101.

Wednesday (4:30) in KINE 101.

TAs, TA Office Hours and Exam

Jesse Harris:

Bowen Yang:


TA Office Hours will be set as the term progresses. Email the TAs first if you have questions about the Problem Sets.

Final Exam: Check Queen's Exam website for location

Exam Office Hours: 
Additional Office Hours will be arranged leading up to the Final Exam.

Students with diverse learning styles and needs are welcome at Queen’s. In particular, if you have a disability or health consideration that may require accommodations, please feel free to approach me and/or the Disability Services Office as soon as possible at (613) 533-6467. The Disability Services staff is available by appointment to develop individualized accommodation plans, provide referrals and assist with advocacy. The sooner you let us know your needs, the better we can assist you in achieving your learning goals at Queen’s. For further information, visit Health, Counseling and Disability Services website at