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New MACC Researchers

Seven new graduate students have joined the MACC in September 2012 to begin their Master's or PhD program. Starting with the top row:

Christopher Ewaschuk
M.A.Sc Candidate
B.Eng.Mgt Chemical Engineering, McMaster University (2012)
Supervised by: Dr. Christopher Swartz
Research Title: Supply Chain Management and Scheduling

Dominik Seepersad
M.A.Sc Candidate
B.E.Sc. Chemical Engineering, University of Western Ontario (2005-2010)
Supervised by: Dr. Thomas A. Adams II
Research Title: Design and control of hybridized coal gasifiers and natural gas reformers

Kuilin Chen
M.A.Sc Candidate
B. Eng. in Automation, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China, 2012
Supervised by: Dr. Jie Yu
Research Title: Energy informatics for renewable wind and solar energy system optimization / Process analytical technology based drug development and quality control

bottom row:

Chinedu Okoli
Ph.D. Candidate
M.Sc. Chemical Engineering (Advanced Process Design), University of Manchester, UK (2010 2011)
B.Eng Chemical Engineering, University of Portharcourt, Nigeria (2002 2007)
Supervised by: Dr. Thomas A. Adams II
Research Title: Semicontinuous Chemical Separation Processes for Biofuel Production

Jingyan Chen
M.A.Sc Candidate
B.S. Automation, Zhejiang University, 2012
Supervised by: Dr. Jie Yu
Research Title: Eco-sustainability driven smart process monitoring and control; Process and Control Performance Monitoring

Han Wang
M.A.Sc Candidate
B. Eng and BioSci, Chemical Engineering, McMaster University (2012)
Supervised by: Dr. Christopher Swartz
Research Title: Optimization-based supply chain design for flexibility and dynamic performance

Vida Meidanshahi
Ph.D Candidate
M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering (Simulation and Process Control)
Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran (2003-2007) B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering (Petrochemical Industries)
Supervised by: Dr. Thomas A. Adams II
Research Title: Design, development and analysis of new semicontinuous chemical processes.

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