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Dr. 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

VISITING SCIENTIST & POSTDOCS

Dr. Parul Sahu
Hometown: Uttar Pradesh, India
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: sahu@rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Research
: 1) Salt and marine chemicals recovery
2) Crystallization-based separation processes (Co-hosted by Dr. Capellades)
Hobbies & Interests: Fine arts, Music, Martial arts, Travelling

Graduate Researchers

Ph.D. Students
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Emmanuel 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, Playing Guitar

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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) Phytochemicals
(2) Synthesis of Bio-based Polymers 
(3) Solvent Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Tennis, Ping Pong, Kickboxing, Drawing, Cooking, Video Games

Fred Ghanem

Fred 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

Swapana S. Jerpoth
Hometown: Nagpur, India
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: jerpot94@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Research/Project: (1) Roadmap for Efficient Processes in Petroleum Pipelines (2) Solar Energy Systems Evaluation
Hobbies & Interests: Singing, Cooking, Painting, and Travelling

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Austin Lehr
Hometown:
Carneys Point, NJ
Major:
Chemical Engineering
Email: lehra3@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn
Research:
Solvent and Polymer Recovery 
Hobbies & Interests:
Soccer, Music, Cooking, Video games 

Barnabas Gao
Hometown:
Zongo Macheri, Oti Region, Ghana
Major:
Chemical Engineering
Email: gaobar13@students.rowan.edu(LinkedIn
Research:
Roadmap for Efficient Processes in Petroleum Pipelines
Hobbies & Interests:
Soccer, Basketball, Table Tennis, Video Games, and Music

Undergraduate Researchers

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Name:  Liela Clarke
Hometown:
Howell, NJ
Graduation Year:
2023
Major:
Chemical Engineering
Email: clarke75@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project:
Solvent & Polymer Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests:
tennis, running, renewable energy source research

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Name: Brandon Jarrett
Hometown: Woodbridge, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2023
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: jarret93@students.rowan.edu  (LinkedIn)
Project: Solvent & Polymer Recovery Roadmap
Hobbies & Interests: Running, blacksmithing, chemistry, snowboarding, and rockwall climbing

Name: Tyler Heritage
Hometown: Woodstown, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: herita88@students.rowan.edu  (LinkedIn)
Project: Wastewater Asset Management 
Hobbies & Interests: Competitive archery, hiking out west, and working out on a regular basis

Name: Anne-Marie C.A. Zamor
Hometown: Haiti
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering (Minor: Mathematics)
Email: zamora44@students.rowan.edu  (LinkedIn)
Project: Wastewater Asset Management 
Hobbies & Interests: Reading, singing, painting/drawing, dancing and playing volleyball. Interested in Global warming, recycling, psychology, business

Name: Christopher Cavalieri
Hometown: Mantua, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Civil Engineering
Email: cavali75@students.rowan.edu  (LinkedIn)
Project: Wastewater Asset Management 
Hobbies & Interests: Lifting weights, video games, football, music

Name: David Theuma
Hometown: Hammonton, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: theuma37@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Pipeline Cleaning Operations for Lube Oil Blending Facilities 
Hobbies & Interests: Marvel, Board games, Dungeons and Dragons

Name: Michael Fracchiolla
Hometown: Long Valley, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: fracch76@students.rowan.edu
Project: Pipeline Cleaning Operations for Lube Oil Blending Facilities 
Hobbies & Interests: Swimming and Cooking

Name: Sean Curtis
Hometown: Marlton, New Jersey
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: curtis4@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Pipeline Cleaning Operations for Lube Oil Blending Facilities 
Hobbies & Interests: Collecting houseplants, gardening, rock climbing, cooking

Name: Ethan Shumaker
Hometown: Elizabethtown, PA
Graduation Year: 2024
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: shumak96@students.rowan.edu(LinkedIn)
Project: Machine Learning for Sustainable Chemicals & Processes
Hobbies & Interests: Developing TTRPGs

Name: Elizabeth Dellorco
Hometown: Haddonfield, NJ
Graduation Year: 2023
Major: Chemical Engineering
Email: dellor39@students.rowan.edu (LinkedIn)
Project: Machine Learning for Sustainable Chemicals & Processes
Hobbies & Interests: Music, Reading, and Travelling

LAB ALUMNI

Jake Stengel, M.S. Student (09/2020 – 06/2022); Hovione NJ

Jacob Martin (01/2021 – 05/2022)

Erik Dunn (01/2021 – 05/2022)

Quint Kearns (09/2021 – 05/2022)

Nathaniel Nelson (09/2021 – 05/2022)

Dylan Snyder (09/2021 – 05/2022)

Emily Rooney (01/2021 – 05/2022)

Andrew T. Sikora (09/2021-05/2022)

Joseph D’Intino (06/2020 – 12/2021)

Gabrielle Powell (09/2021 – 12/2021)

Carley Tran (09/2019 – 05/2021); BioAir Solutions LLC

Maya Desai (09/2019 – 05/2021); Pfizer

Marissa Martine (09/2019 – 12/2020); Edmund Optics

Kiana Ramirez (09/2019 – 05/2021); Ingredion Incorporated

Brianna Acosta (01/2020 – 05/2021); Corning Incorporated

Kayla Heider (06/2020 – 05/2021); Environmental Resources Management

Phuong Le (06/2020 – 07/2021); DuPont

Justin York (01/2021 – 05/2021)

Madison Hicks (01/2021 – 05/2021)

Diana Martinez (01/2021 – 05/2021)

Anthony Wylie (06/2020 – 05/2021)

Nicolas Altieri (09/2020 – 05/2021)

James Geier (06/2020 – 05/2021)

Spencer Verdoni (09/2019 – 12/2020)

Evan Vandzura (09/2020 – 12/2020)

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); U.S. Army Futures Command

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)

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