Who am I?

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 A graduate chemical engineer with experience in food manufacturing, solar power and biotech research.

I graduated with First Class Honors (Summa Cum Laude).

My science articles have featured on Bio.ScienceSingularity Hub and New Harvest.

I've been fortunate to live and work on 3 continents. 

Really excited about the future of biotech.

What am I doing today?

I moved to the Bay Area to join Perfect Day Foods.

What have I done?

Process design

Equipment design: designed a 230,000 tonnes/yr biodiesel reactor
Process economics: modeled operating costs and identified low-cost feedstock for profitable fuel production
Process modeling: proficient with COMSOL, UNISIM/HYSYS software
Leadership: led student groups in multiple chemical design projects

Process development/ R&D

Biological labs: protein quantification (ELISA, BCA, Bradford assays), strain selection and yeast cell culture.
 Manufacturing experience: used 5S, GMP and Lean to solve manufacturing issues for Mondelez 
Pilot studies:  performed >10 lab projects - proficient with experimental design and analysis via Excel/Minitab