Chemical Engineering

Staff Directory

Taana Blom

Taana Blom

  • Administrative Aide
Kathleen Burke

Kathleen Burke

  • Office Assistant

Robert M. Handler

  • Operations Manager/Senior Research Engineer, Sustainable Futures Institute
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Staff, Chemical Engineering

Research Interests

  • Sustainable water and energy systems
  • Life-cycle assessment
  • Biofuels
  • Aquaponics and hydroponics
  • Sustainable manufacturing processes
  • Nanoscale materials
  • Iron chemistry
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Natural resource economics
Pratik Joshi

Pratik Joshi

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Chemical Engineering

Specialties

  • Vaccines
  • Viral Processing
  • Physical Virology
Supreet Kaur

Supreet Kaur

  • Research Scientist, Chemical Engineering

Specialties

  • Virus Purification
  • Vaccine Production and Enzyme Kinetics
Jerry Norkol

Jerry A. Norkol

  • Master Machinist
Alexis Snell

Alexis E. Snell

  • Department Coordinator

Katie Torrey

  • Academic Advisor, Chemical Engineering
  • Staff, Chemical Engineering
Steve Wisniewski

Steve Wisniewski

  • Research Associate, Chemical Engineering
Ruochen Wu

Ruochen Wu

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Chemical Engineering

Specialties

  • Sustainable energy
  • Biomass gasification/combustions
  • Plastic deconstruction
  • Experimental design
  • Optimization
Ali Zolghadr

Ali Zolghadr

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Chemical Engineering

Specialties

  • Pyrolysis
  • Reaction Kinetics
  • Interface and Surface Properties
  • Sustainable Energy