Tyler Harris
Marissa Follette

Education

Chemical Engineering, K-State, Class of 2015


​Work Experience

2015-Present Technology Engineer-Calendar Compounder at Goodyear

Tire & Rubber Company


​Research Focus
Carbon nanotube carpet growth on non-traditional substrates


​Mentors
Dr. Placidus Amama and Xu Li​

Education

​Physics, Hastings College, Class of 2017


Research Focus

Carbon nanotube carpet growth on Cu for Li-ion batteries


Mentors

​Dr. Placidus Amama and Xu Li

Cody Newlun

​Research Group Alumni

Nolan Gaede

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2014

Education

Chemical Engineering, K-State, Class of 2016


Work Experience

2016-Present Process Engineer at Chevron Phillips Chemical Company


Research Focus

Correlating properties of nanocarbon-based electrodes with electrochemical behavior


Mentors
Dr. Placidus Amama, Haider Almkhelfe, and Marissa Follette

​Dr. Sreeprasad Sreenivasan

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Jenae Tate
Haider Almkhelfe

​Education

Chemical Engineering, K-State, Class of 2015


Work Experience

2016-Present Process Engineer at Ash Grove Cement Company


Research Focus

Effect of film properties on graphene growth


​Mentors

Dr. Placidus Amama and Xu Li

Education

Chemical Engineering, K-State, Class of 2016


Medicine, KU Medical School, Class of 2020


Research Focus

Characterization of carbon nanotube-TiO2 heterojunctions


Mentors

​Dr. Placidus Amama and Haider Almkhelfe

Patrick O'Connor

Education
2004 B.Sc. Chemical Engineering from University of Technology Baghdad, Iraq 

2013 M.Sc. Chemical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology 

2018 Ph.D. Chemical Engineering Candidate from Kansas State University 


Work Experience 

2005-2010 Process Engineer at MRC Oil Refinery 


2011-2013 Researcher at Florida Solar Energy Center 

Research Focus: Rational catalyst design, Fischer-Tropsch synthesis, and reaction engineering for sustainability.


Mentor: Dr.  Placidus Amama

​Education

Chemical Engineering, K-State, Class of 2015


​Work Experience

2016-Present Safety Analysis Engineer at CNS Pantex


​Research Focus

3D Electrodes for improved Li-ion battery performance


​Mentors

Dr. Placidus Amama and Huan Wang