People

Faculty

Professional_Photo, Yenkie-KM - CheckDr. Kirti M. Yenkie
Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering
Rowan University
Email: yenkie@rowan.edu
Phone: 856-256-5375
Office: 329 Rowan Hall
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/yenkiekm
Curriculum vitae: CV_Yenkie,KM

Education & Research Experience:
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Delaware (04/2017 to 08/2017)
Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2015-03/2017)
Ph.D. in Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, 2014
M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, IIT Bombay, India, 2010
B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, LIT Nagpur, India, 2008

Graduate Researchers

Ph.D. Students

emmanuel aboagyeEmmanuel Apau Aboagye
Hometown: Akim Aboabo, Eastern Region – Ghana
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: aboagy26@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Research: 1) Solvent Recovery Processes
2) Wastewater Treatment Networks
Hobbies & Interests: Tennis, Music, Playing Piano

 

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John D. Chea
Hometown: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: cheaj2@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn) 
Research (co-advised by Prof. Stanzione):
(1) Extraction & Purification of Phytochemicals
(2) Synthesis & Characterization of Bio-based Polymers 
(3) Synthesis of Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Tennis, Ping Pong, Kickboxing, Drawing, Cooking, Video Games

Fred GhanemFred Ghanem
Hometown: Mullica Hill, NJ
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: ghanem@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn) 
Research: Purification using polymeric based resins
Hobbies & Interests: Reading and Dining

 

photoSwapana S. Jerpoth
Hometown: Nagpur, India
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: jerpot94@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Research/Project: (1) Pipeline cleaning operations for lube oil blending facilities, (2) Solar energy systems evaluation
Hobbies & Interests: Singing, Cooking, and Painting

M.S. Student

IMG-3645Jake Stengel
Hometown: Freehold, NJ
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: stengelj0@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn) 
Research: (1) Wastewater Treatment and Asset Management, (2) Solvent Recovery Roadmap 
Hobbies & Interests: Running, Weightlifting, Soccer, Hiking

 

Undergraduate Researchers

Brianna AcostaBrianna Acosta
Hometown:
Vineland NJ
Graduation Year:
2021
Major:
Chemical Engg. (Concentration: Biology)
Email:
acostab3@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project:
IBS Management
Hobbies & Interests: Coaching Gymnastics, Physical Fitness, Cosmetics, Music

 

Maya DesaiMaya Desai
Hometown: Egg Harbor Township, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: desaim3@students.rowan.edu
Project: Wastewater Treatment Networks
Hobbies & Interests: Cooking, Baking, Sewing, Music

 

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Austin Lehr
Hometown: Carneys Point, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: lehra3@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn
Project: Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Soccer, Music, Cooking, Video games

 

20181029_172400 (1)Marissa Martine
Hometown: Marlton, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering 
Email:martinem3@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Pipeline cleaning operations
Hobbies & Interests: AIChE, Reading, Movies, and Volunteering

 

Kiana RamirezKiana Ramirez
Hometown: Washington Township, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email:ramire68@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: IBS Management
Hobbies & Interests: Reading, Drawing

 

CarlyTranCarley Tran
Hometown: Pennsauken, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: trant7@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Wastewater Treatment Networks
Hobbies & Interests: Gym, Music, Travel

 

IMG-6420Joseph D’Intino
Hometown: Medford
Graduation Year: 2022
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: dintin93@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Pipeline cleaning operations
Hobbies & Interests: Riding dirt bikes & mountain bikes, Surfing, Firefighter

 

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Phuong Le
Hometown: Da Nang, Viet Nam
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: lephuo23@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Wastewater Treatment and Asset Management, Switching Off Cancer Cells
Hobbies & Interests: Baking, Drawing/Painting, Playing Guitar

 

IMG-6548Evan Vandzura
Hometown: Franklinville, NJ
Graduation Year: 2022
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: 31vandzura@gmail.com
Project: Health Data Analytics Management
Hobbies & Interests: Soccer, Wrestling, and Fishing

 

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Name: Mike Mackley
Hometown: East Greenwich, NJ
Graduation Year: 2022
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: mackle43@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Cooking, Music, Video games

 

 

James_PicName: James Geier
Hometown: Harmony, NJ
Graduation Year: 2022
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email:  geierj26@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Baseball, exercising, video games

 

professional picture_NicholasName: Nicolas Altieri
Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ
Graduation Year: 2022
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: altier63@students.rowan.edu
Project: Wastewater Treatment & Asset Management
Hobbies & Interests: Composing music, Formula 1, Language & Etymology

 

 

aName: Anthony Wylie
Hometown:
Landing, NJ
Graduation Year: 
2022
Major: 
Chemical Engineering
Email: wyliea88@students.rowan.edu
Project:
Pipeline cleaning operations
Hobbies & Interests: Music Production and Composition, Video Games

 

sName: Spencer Verdoni
Hometown:
Howell, NJ
Graduation Year:
2021
Major:
Chemical Engineering
Email: verdonis6@students.rowan.edu
Project:
Pipeline cleaning operations
Hobbies & Interests: Lacrosse, cooking, music, video games

 

Kayla_PicName: Kayla Heider
Hometown: Randolph, NJ
Graduation Year: 2021
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: heiderk6@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Volleyball, painting, cooking, birdwatching

Lab Alumni

Hailey Lynch (06/2019 – 08/2020); GIS Intern at Idaho National Lab

Casey Wagner (09/2019 – 05/2020); Haines Fire & Risk Consulting Corporation

Gabrielle Moskalow (09/2019 – 05/2020); Frontida BioPharm, Inc.

Vanessa Pierce (09/2018 – 12/2019); Johnson Matthey

Samantha Resnick (09/2019 – 12/2019)

Jordan Holman (09/2019 – 12/2019)

Eric Purcell (09/2018 – 08/2019)

Rohan Zia (09/2018 – 08/2019)

Amanda Christon (09/2018 – 05/2019); Associate Scientist at Merck

Sean Burnham (01/2018 – 05/2019) ; Process Engineer at Air Liquide, DE

Alex D’Aloia (09/2018 – 05/2019)

Hannah Work (09/2018 – 05/2019); PhD Student at University of Colorado

Matthew Razze (09/2018 – 05/2019)

Maxim Russ (09/2018 – 05/2018)

Anthony Pace (09/2018 – 05/2019); Materion Corporation

Katherine Schmidt (04/2018 – 05/2019); MS Student at Villanova University

Alexa Lynch (01/2019 – 05/2019)

Amanda McCahill (09/2018 – 12/2018); PhD Student at University of Delaware

Amit Dhundi (09/2018-12/2018)

Julia Reilly (09/2018 – 12/2018); Field Engineer at DuPont

Zachary Lubelski (09/2018 – 12/2018)

Ian C. Dunn (09/2017 – 06/2018); Associate Scientist at Pfizer

James Matthew Dailey (09/2017 – 05/2018); Stryker, Mahwah, NJ

Matthew Scott Schwenger (09/2017 – 12/2017); Ph.D. student Rowan University

Sommer M. Vandergrift (09/2017 – 12/2017); Nipro PharmaPackaging

Chaun Steven Giddings (09/2017 – 12/2017)