People

Yingkai Song
Postdoctoral Researcher

Synthesis and optimization of renewable energy systems

Julia Granacher
Postdoctoral Researcher

Environmental system design

Emmanuel Aboagye
Postdoctoral Researcher

Synthesis and analysis of novel biomass to fuels/chemicals strategies

Former Researchers and Post-docs

Robert Franzoi Jr (2022-2023); ASPEN Tech

Nathan Adelgren (2021-2023); United States Naval Academy

Boeun Kim (2019-2023); Kongju National University, Korea

Jianping Li (2020-2023); Argonne National Laboratory

Juan Manuel Restrepo-Flórez (2019-2022); University of Florida

Jaewon Byun (2021-2022); Chonnam National University, Korea

Ishan Bajaj (2019-2022); IIT-Roorkee, India

Shamik Misra (2019-2021); IIT-Tirupati, India

Kefeng Huang (2014-2019); Air Products

Peyman Fasahati (2018-2019); Honeywell

Rex Tonglip Ng (2015-2018); ASPEN Tech

Gautham Ramapriya (2016-2018); ABB

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

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

Kirti Yenkie (2015-2017); Rowan University

Srinivas Rangarajan (2013-2016); Lehigh University

Jeff Herron (2012-2014)Dow Chemical

Jeehoon Han (2012-2014); Chonbuk National University, Korea

Ji Yong Kim (2009-2013); Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

Pradeep Prasad (2005-2006); Cummins

Former Visitors

Fabian Primke (2023); Technical University of Munich, Germany

Simon Brædder Lindahl (2022); Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Yungsung Yoo (2023); Yonsei University, Korea

Sungkwon Seo (2023); Chung-Ang University, Korea

Caleb Geissler
Ph.D. Student

Energy systems synthesis and optimization

Amin Samadi
Ph.D. Student

Online process optimization

Kathy (Shuheng) Wang
Ph.D. Student

Systems-level studies for multilayered plastics recycling systems

Nathan Tran
Ph.D. Student

Supply chain optimization

Harshit Verma
Ph.D. Student

Optimization-based process synthesis

Nathan Barrett
Ph.D. Student

Optimization methods for energy system operations

Nicholas Kalamaris
Ph.D. Student

Design and operations of renewable energy systems

Former Ph.D. Students

Arthur Pastore de Lima (2024); Linde

Garry Surya Putra Taifan (2023); SAVART EV

Eric O'Neill (2023); United Airlines

Joonjae Ryu (2022); Dow Chemical

Venkatachalam Avadiappan (2021); Amazon

Yaqing Wu (2021); Walmart

Yifu Chen (2021); Amazon

Ho Jae Lee (2019); Hongik University, Korea

Xinyue Peng (2019); Walmart

Lingxun Kong (2019); Walmart

Dhruv Gupta (2019); Google

Michael Risbeck (2018); JCI

Tony (Wenzhao) Wu (2018); ExxonMobil

Yachao Dong (2017); Dalian University, China

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

Former Masters Students

Bianca Dyer (2022); OAV Air Bearings

Brandon Paul (2020); KeyLogic Systems