Benny Freeman is the William J. (Bill) Murray, Jr. Endowed Chair in Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Dr. Lynn Katz holds the Hussein M. Alharthy Centennial Chair in Civil Engienering and the Bettie Margaret Smith Professorship in Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Rachel Segalman is the Edward Noble Kramer Professor and Department Chair of Chemical Engineering at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Nate Lynd is an Assistant Professor at The University of Texas at Austin investigating novel solutions to technological challenges in energy, environment, and healthcare through the design and synthesis of new polymers.
Tom Truskett is the Les and Sherri Stuewer Endowed Professor and Department Chair in Chemical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Mahdi Abu-Omar is Professor and Mellichamp Chair of Green Chemistry and Associate Director of the Center for Catalytic Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels (C3Bio) at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Chris Bates is an Assistant Professor of Materials at the University of California Santa Barbara leveraging a variety of synthetic and physical experimental techniques to design, create, and probe the structure and properties of soft matter.
Ethan Crumlin is a Staff Scientist and Program Lead for Ambient Pressure X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (APXPS) and Photon Science Operations at Berkeley Lab Advanced Light Source.
Michael Doherty is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Glenn Fredrickson is the Mitsubishi Chemical Professor in Chemical Engineering at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Venkat Ganesan is Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin.
Song-I Han is Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Craig J. Hawker is the Director of the California Nanosystems Institute, Dow Materials Institute and Facility Director of the Materials Research Lab at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Alex Hexemer is Senior Scientist and Computing Program Lead at Berkeley Lab Advanced Light Source.
Des Lawler is the Nassir I. Al-Rashid Chair in Civil Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Mukul M. Sharma holds the “Tex” Moncrief Chair in the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
Scott Shell is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of California Santa Barbara. His group develops novel molecular simulation, multiscale modeling, and statistical thermodynamic approaches to address a variety problems in contemporary biophysics and soft condensed matter.
Todd Squires is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of California Santa Barbara.
Michael Webber is the Deputy Director of the Energy Institute, Josey Centennial Fellow in Energy Resources, Co-Director of the Clean Energy Incubator at the Austin Technology Incubator, and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.
External Advisory Board
Professor Childress joined the University of Southern California Viterbi's Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Department in summer 2013 as professor and director of CEE's environmental engineering program.
Dr. Anita Hll is Executive Director of Future Industries at CSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation), an independent Australian federal government agency responsible for scientific research.
Dr. James Kubicki is Professor of Geological Sciences at The University of Texas El Paso. His research includes environmental chemistry, interfacial reactions, isotope geochemistry, reaction mechanisms, melt and glass structure, plant cell wall biochemistry, and computational spectroscopy.
Jeffrey Long is Professor of Chemistry and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at UC Berkeley. Research in the Long group focuses on the design and controlled synthesis of novel inorganic materials and molecules toward the fundamental understanding of new physical phenomena, with applications in gas storage, molecular separations, conductivity, catalysis, and magnetism.
Dr. Mickols has over twenty years of experience in the water industry, is Lead Scientist for The FilmTec Corp., and developed and commercialized greater than ten commercially successful membranes.
Dr. Moyer is a Corporate Fellow at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and leads the Chemical Separations Group. He also leads the Diversifying Supply...
Professor Pinnau is Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at King Abdullah Unviersity of Science and Technology. His research interests are in membrane processes for the separation of gases and liquids: natural gas treatment, CO2 sequestration, hydrogen recovery, olefin/paraffin separation and water purification.
Lynn Walker is Professor of Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. Her research program tackles a series of specific issues in the broader problem of the processing of soft materials.
Dr. Carl Willis is a Research Fellow with Kraton in Houston, TX, USA.