Name Degree Graduation Topic
Mohammed Al-Juaied Ph.D. Dec. 2004 CO2 Removal from Natural Gas
Akin Alawode M.S. May 2005 Oxidative Degradation of Piperazine
Tim Cullinane Ph.D. May 2005 Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Aqueous K2CO3/PZ in CO2 Removal from Flue Gas
George Goff Ph.D. May 2005 Oxidative Degradation of Monoethanolamine
Chuck Okoye M.S. Aug. 2005 Carbon Dioxide Solubility and Absorption Rate in Monoethanolamine/Piperazine/H2O
John McLees M.S. 2006 Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium of Monoethanolamine/Piperazine/Water at 35–70 ºC
Babatunde Oyenekan Ph.D. May 2007 Modeling of Strippers for CO2 Capture by Aqueous Amines
Eric Chen Ph.D. 2007 Carbon Dioxide Absorption into Piperazine Promoted Potassium Carbonate using Structured Packing
Andrew Sexton  Ph.D.  2008 Amine Oxidation in CO2 Capture Processes
Marcus Hilliard Ph.D. Jan. 2008 Thermodynamic Modeling of Aqueous Amine Systems
Jason Davis  Ph.D.  2009 Thermal Degradation of Aqueous Amines used for Carbon Dioxide Capture
Ross Dugas Ph.D. 2009 Carbon Dioxide Absorption, Desorption, and Diffusion in Aqueous Piperazine and Monoethanolamine
Robert Tsai Ph.D. 2010 Mass Transfer Area of Structured Packing
Humera Rafique M.S. 2011 Solvent Reclaiming by Sulfate Precipitation for CO2 Capture
Fred Closmann Ph.D. 2011 Oxidation and thermal degradation of methyldiethanolamine/piperazine in CO2 capture
Xi Chen Ph.D. 2011 Carbon Dioxide Thermodynamics, Kinetics, and Mass Transfer in Aqueous Piperazine Derivatives and Other Amines
Stephanie Freeman Ph.D. 2011 Thermal Degradation and Oxidation of Aqueous Piperazine for Carbon Dioxide Capture
David Van Wagener Ph.D. 2011 Stripper Modeling for CO2 Removal Using Monoethanolamine and Piperazine Solvents
Qing Xu Ph.D. 2011 Thermodynamics of CO2 Loaded Aqueous Amines
Jorge Plaza Ph.D. 2011 Modeling of Carbon Dioxide Absorption using Aqueous Monoethanolamine, Piperazine and Promoted Potassium Carbonate
Sepideh Ziaii Ph.D. 2012 Dynamic Modeling, Optimization, and Control of Monoethanolamine Scrubbing for CO2 Capture
Stuart Cohen Ph.D. 2012 A Techno-economic Plant- and Grid-Level Assessment of Flexible CO2 Capture
Bich-Thu Nguyen Ph.D. 2013 Amine Volatility in CO2 Capture
Tarun Madan M.S. 2013 Modeling of Stripper Configurations for CO2 Capture using Aqueous Piperazine
Alexander Voice Ph.D. 2013 Amine Oxidation in Carbon Dioxide Capture by Aqueous Scrubbing
Peter Frailie Ph.D. 2014 Modeling of Carbon Dioxide Absorption/Stripping by Aqueous Methyldiethanolamine/Piperazine
Omkar Namjoshi Ph.D. 2015 Thermal Degradation of PZ-Promoted Tertiary Amines for CO2 Capture
Nathan Fine Ph.D. 2015 Nitrosamine Management in Aqueous Amines for Post-Combustion Carbon Capture
Chao Wang Ph.D. 2015 Mass Transfer Coefficients and Effective Area of Packing
Le Li Ph.D. 2015 Carbon Dioxide Solubility and Mass Transfer in Aqueous Amines for Carbon Capture
Brent Sherman Ph.D. 2016 Thermodynamic and Mass Transfer Modeling of Aqueous Hindered Amines for Carbon Dioxide Capture
Steven Fulk Ph.D. 2016 Measuring and Modeling Aerosols in Carbon Dioxide Capture by Aqueous Amines
Matthew Walters Ph.D. 2016 Dynamic Modeling of Post-Combustion Amine Scrubbing for Process Control Strategy Development
Yang Du Ph.D. 2016 Amine Solvent Development for Carbon Dioxide Capture
Yu-Jeng Lin Ph.D. 2016 Modeling Advanced Flash Stripper for Carbon Dioxide Capture using Aqueous Amines
Darshan Sachde Ph.D. 2016 Absorber Performance and Configurations for CO2 Capture using Aqueous Piperazine
Junyuan Ding M.S. 2016 Modeling the Advanced Flash Stripper for CO2 capture using 5 m Piperazine

Gary T. Rochelle

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