City - Charleston WV

Country - United States

About - PhD organic chemist with over 35 years of professional experience in research, development and commercialization of numerous organic processes especially those employing catalytic process steps. Catalyst experience includes both homogeneous and heterogeneous. Have extensive experience in biodiesel technology from esterification/transesterification through separation/purification including plant start-ups and trouble-shooting. Have worked with high quality seed oils, crude seed oils and high FFA-containing crude corn oil from ethanol plants and, most recently, with crude algal oil.

Role - Industry professional