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Advisor

Christos T. Maravelias

Current Post-docs

Ishan Bajaj

  • Postdoctoral Researcher

Process modeling and synthesis of bio-based chemicals production

Juan Manuel Restrepo-Florez

  • Postdoctoral Researcher

Process synthesis, analysis of biorefineries, and topology optimization applied to unit operations

Shamik Misra

  • Postdoctoral Researcher

Modeling, optimization, and analysis of renewable energy systems

Boeun Kim

  • Postdoctoral Researcher

Modeling, optimization, and analysis of renewable energy systems

Jianping Li

  • Postdoctoral Researcher

Separation systems for bioproduct recovery

Former Post-docs

Kefeng Huang (2014-2019); Air Products

Peyman Fasahati (2018-2019); Honeywell

Rex Tonglip Ng (2015-2018); ExxonMobil

Gautham Ramapriya (2016-2018); ABB

Wangyun Won (2015-2017); Kyung Hee University, Korea, Assistant Professor

Bruno Calfa (2015-2017); United Technologies Research Center

Kirti Yenkie (2015-2017); Rowan University, Assistant Professor

Srinivas Rangarajan (2013-2016); Lehigh University, Assistant Professor

Jeff Herron (2012-2014)The Dow Chemical Company

Jeehoon Han (2012-2014); Chonbuk National Univ., Korea, Assistant Professor

Ji Yong Kim (2009-2013); Incheon National Univ., Korea, Associate Professor

Pradeep Prasad (2005-2006); Cummins

Current Ph.D. Students

Venkatachalam Avadiappan

  • Ph.D. student

Integration of production scheduling and automation logic

Yaqing Wu

  • Ph.D. student

Optimization methods for maintenance and operation scheduling

Joonjae Ryu

  • Ph.D. student

Optimization models/frameworks for process synthesis

Eric O'Neill

  • Ph.D. student

Supply Chain Optimization

Garry Surya Putra Taifan

  • Ph.D. student

Optimization-based Process Synthesis

Arthur E. Pastore de Lima

  • Ph.D. student

Optimization-based Process Synthesis

Caleb Geissler

  • Ph.D. student

Energy Systems Synthesis and Optimization

Bianca Dyer

  • Ph.D. student

Modeling, Synthesis, and Analysis of Waste-to-Fuels Systems

Molly McDonald

  • Ph.D. student

Net Zero Liquid Fuels

Amin Samadi

  • Ph.D. student

Online Process Optimization

Former Ph.D. Students

Yifu Chen (2021); Amazon

Ho Jae Lee (2019); Dow Chemical

Xinyue Peng (2019); Dow Chemical

Lingxun Kong (2019); Dow Chemical

Dhruv Gupta (2019); Google

Michael Risbeck (2018); JCI

Tony (Wenzhao) Wu (2018); ExxonMobil

Yachao Dong (2017); Dalian University, China, Associate Professor

Andres Merchan (2015); Cargill

Murat Sen (2014); Phillips 66

Sara Velez (2014); MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Patricia Nason (2013); PreScouter, inc.

Kaushik Subramanian (2012); Microsoft

Carlos A. Henao (2012); Air Products

Arul Sundaramoorthy (2011); BP

Matthew Colvin (2010); General Motors

Charles Sung (2009); Naval Reactors, US Navy