Alumni

People who have worked, researched, and studied with Professor Christopher W. Macosko 
at the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science University of Minnesota

Year Name Current Location
2018 Catherine Enaashari, Visiting IP, Teheran
  Alex Jordan, PhD U.W. Stout
  Siyao He, PhD  
  Liangliang Gu, PhD Wanhua Chemical
  Lian Bai, PhD  
  Han Zhang, PhD Cabot Corporation
  Iman Soltani, Postdoc U. Toronto
2017 Qi An, Postdoc NIST
2016 Alex Manion, PhD BASF
  Monica Co, Visiting Spam
  Siabom Park, PostDoc LG Chemical, Korea
  Jeff Schneider, Postdoc  Boston Scientific
  Luca Martinetti, PhD University of Illinois
2015 Greg Moriarty, Postdoc 3M
  Chris Thurber, PhD Dow Chemical
  Yoshihasi Takamori, Ind. Fellow INOAC
  Zaifei Wang, PhD China Government Printing
  Issam Ismail, PhD Petroleum Inst., Abu Dhabai, UAE
2014 Ayumu Sakai, Visiting Researcher Inoac Corp, Japan
  Donglin Tang, PostDoc South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
  Shigeru Aoyama, Visiting Researcher Toray, Japan
  Kevin Pustalka, MS EN Engineering
  Yuewen Xu, Postdoc  
  Aaron Hedegaard, PhD 3M
  Jing Han, PhD Medtronic
  Yong Tae Park, PostDoc Myongji University, South Korea
2013 Milana Trifkovic, PostDoc University of Calgary
  Yuqiang Qian, PhD Henkel
2012 Ken-Hsuan “Kirby” Liao, PhD DuPont
  Adam Wohl, PhD 3M
2011 Randy H. Ewoldt, Postdoc University of IL, Mechanical Science & Engineering
  Jie Song, PhD Dow Water
  Dawud Tan, PhD 3M
  Suqin Tan, MS H.B. Fuller
  Chunfeng Zhou, Postdoc Corning Corporation
2010 Shingo Kobayashi, Postdoc Kyushu University, Japan
  Junghwan Shin, Postdoc Samsung
  Jaesoo Yang, Visiting Researcher SKC, Corporation
  Zhengxi Zhu, PhD Yangzhou University, Yangzhou, China
2009 G. Harikrishnan, Postdoc ITT Kharagpur, India
  Yoshihiro Inui, Visiting Researcher Sekisui
  Hyunwoo Kim, PhD Dow Chemical
  Carlos Lopez-Barron, PhD Exxon Mobil
2008 Patrick Lee, Postdoc University of Vermont
  Yutaka Miura, Postdoc University of Tokyo, Dept. of Materials Engineering
  Ling Zhang, PhD Dow Chemical
2007 Joel Bell, PhD RTP Company
  Michail Dolgovskij, PhD Kuraray America
  Sam Dong, Postdoc Johnson Matthey
  Seejo Kim, Visiting Researcher Andong National University, Korea
  Lixin Mao, Visiting Researcher Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China
  Alhad Phatak, PhD Schlumberger, Oilfield Chemical Products
2006 Mickael Castro, Postdoc Université de Bretagne-Sud, France
  Shengxiang Ji, PhD Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry (CIAC), South Korea
  Jianbin Zhang, PhD Becton Dickinson
2005 Jessica Anacker, MS Ecolab
  Kwanho Chang, PhD  Korea
  Thuy Chastek, PhD  
  Ali Durmus, Visiting Researcher Istanbul University, Chemical Engineering
  Guo-Hua Hu, Visiting Researcher Universite Nancy, Nancy, France, Inst. National Polytechnique de Lorraine
  Tomy Widya, MS Schulman, Inc., East Java Province, Indonesia
2004 Hyun Jeon, Postdoc Dow Chemical
  Philippe Mongondry,Postdoc Groupe ESA, École Supérieure d’Agriculture d’Angers, France
  Mike Owens, PhD Covidien
  Hamanth Bilihalli, MS R.V. COllege of Engineering, Bangalor, India
  Michael Schwan, Visiting Researcher Bayer
2003 Jeff Galloway, PhD Copperium
  Frederic Lortie, Postdoc INSA-Lyon, France
  Qiwei Lu, PhD  
  Pieter Spitael, PhD Boston Scientific
  Jun Yonezawa, Visting Researcher Ashai Kasei Corp
  Hua Zhou, Postdoc Seagate
2002 Vittorio Cristini, Postdoc University of TX-Houston, Health Information Sciences
  Phillip Cole, PhD Sandia Labs
  Matthew Montminy, PhD Hartford Insurance
  Adrienne O’Connor, PhD O’Connor Company
  Sachin Velankar, Postdoc University of Pittsburgh, Chemical & Petroleum Engineering
2001 Daniel Gurovich, PhD Becton Dickinson
  Russell Hooper, PhD Sandia Labs
  Todd D. Jones, PhD 3M
  Jonghwi Lee, Postdoc Chung-Ang U, Seoul, South Korea, Chemical Engineering
  Suping Lyu, PhD Medtronic
  Bongjin Moon, PhD Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea, Chemistry
  Jonathan Schulze, PhD Southwest Research Institute
  Rui Zhao, PhD ExxonMobil
2000 Robert Zimmer, MS 3M
1998-99 Jim Jian Cai, PhD Washington Mutual Foundation
  Prasanna Rao Dontula, PhD A.T.E. Enterprises, Bangalore, India
  Chiaki Ishii, PhD Technova Inc., Tokyo, Japan
  Dan Jackson, PhD CP Kelco
  Milan Maric, PhD McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Chemical Engineering
  Frédéric Prochazka, Postdoc Laboratoire de Rhéologie des Matiéres Plastiques, St. Etienne, France
  Stephen Rankin, PhD University of KY, Lexington, KY, Chemical Engineering
  Takushi Saito, Postdoc Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
  Xiao Dong Zhang, PhD Dow Chemical
1995-97 Adeyinka Adedeji, Postdoc  
  Jeff Cernohous, PhD Interfacial Consultants
  Rida Hamza, Postdoc  
  Rong-Ming Ho, Postdoc National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
  Leo Kasehagen, PhD Elf Autochem NA
  Ashish Khandpur, PhD 3M
  Yasu Koseki, Visting Researcher Japan
  Moo Song Lee, Postdoc Chonnam National University, South Korea, Textile Engineering
  Leon Levitt, PhD 3M
  Dusty Majumdar, Postdoc Exact Sciences
  Ray Neff, PhD BASF
  Charles Orr, PhD RTP Company
  Katrin Wallheinke,Visiting Researcher Georg Fischer Piping Systems
  Kurt Wolske, PhD Washington Penn Plastic
  Kuniaki Yasunaga, Visiting Researcher Bridgestone Armstrong
1992-94 Robert Burgmeier, MS ART – Applied Research and Technology
  D. Brestensky, Postdoc St Boniface University, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Chemistry
  Y.T. Chen, PhD Academia Sinica, Bejing, China
  Elsi David, MS JG Summit Petrochemical Corporation
  Jon DeGroot, PhD Dow 
  Neil Dotson, PhD Eastman Chemical
  Philippe Guégan, Postdoc U d’Evry-Val d’Essone, Paris, France
  Anshu Gupta, PhD Roland Berger Strategy Consultants
 

David Giles, Postdoc

University of Minnesota
  Robert Hendrickson, MS ITI
  Maria Hernandez, PhD Bayer AG
  Dae Su Kim, Postdoc Chungbuk National Univ, South Korea, Chemical Engineering
  Amit Kumar, MS Seagate
  Mahesh Padmanabhan, MS & Postdoc Mondelez
  Yoro Sasaki, Postdoc, Ind. Fellow Asahi Kasei Corporation
  U.T. Sundararaj, PhD University of Calgary, Canada
1989-91 Mirta Aranguren, PhD Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Argentina
  Luis Artavia, PhD Polyam, Costa Rice
  Gibson Batch, PhD 3M Molding
  Manuel Garcia, PhD Elf Atochem NA Arkema
  Diana Gerbi, PhD 3M
  Peter Hedbloom, MS 3M
  Michelle Lund, MS 3M
  Elsi Mora, MS Polyam S.R.L. Costa Rica, University of Costa Rica, San Pedro Costa Rica
  Reinaldo Navarrete, PhD Shell Oil
  Susan Nestegard, MS Ecolab
  Anthony Ryan, Postdoc University of Sheffield, UK, Chemistry
  Chris Scott, PhD Material Answers
  Utpal Vaidya, Postdoc Datacard Group
  Wayne Willkomm, PhD Willkomm Consulting
1986-88 Sue Ann Bidstrup, PhD Lehigh University, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
  John Blake, PhD Amoco
  David Bornside, PhD  
  Charbonneaux, PhD RHODIA Polyamide
  Mark DiCarlo, MS RoyOMartin
  Arturo Hale, PhD Bard High School Early College, Hunter College, NYC, NY
  Steve Machuga, MS Skyworks Solutions
  I. Mana-Zloczower, Postdoc Case Western University, Cleveland, OH, Chemical Engineering
  Robert Secor, PhD 3M
  Peter Wickert, MS 3M
  Pat Yang, PhD GE, U.S.
1983-85 Rafael Camargo, PhD Huntsman Co.
  Bruce Copley, MS Independent Chemicals Professional
  Dennis Coyle, PhD GE
  Victor Gonzalez, PhD University of Guadalajara, Mexico, Scientific Investigation
  Don Landin, PhD 3M
  Libor Matejka, Postdoc Inst of Macromolecular Chemistry Acad. of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic, Polymer Networks and Mechanical Properties
  Mary Pannone, MS  
  T. Papanastasiou, PhD Deceased
  Ming-Chien Yang, MS National Taiwan Institute of Technology, Fiber & Polymer Engineering
  Zhi Yan Qin, Postdoc Institute of Chemical Industry, Nanjing, China, retired
1980-82 José Castro, PhD OH State University, Columbus, OH, Industrial Welding & Systems
  Sholeh Chatrei, MS Pillsbury
  Hervé Debry, MS Clariant Chemicals
  Moshe Gottlieb, Postdoc Ben Gurion University, Israel, Chemical Engineering
  Bill Hickey, MS BP
  Paul Kolodziej, MS NASA Ames Research Center
  Maxwell Ocansey, MS ExxonMobil
  Steve Perry, MS Symmetrix Inc.
  Rick Rolando, MS 3M
  David Sandell, MS Mobil Chemical Company
  Paul Sibal, MS ExxonMobil
1977-79 Karl Bennett, PhD RCN
  Ephraim Broyer, Postdoc Deceased
  Ly James Lee, PhD OH State University, Columbus, OH, Chemical Engineering
  Stephen Lipshitz, PhD Nilit Limited, Israel
  Ron Miller, MS Flint Hills Resources
  Julio Ottino, PhD Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Chemical Engineering
  Ed Richter, MS  
  Enrique Valles, PhD Universidad Nacional del Sur, Bahia Blan, Argentina, Chemical Engineering
  David Weikart, MS The Weikart Group LLC
  Jack Willey, PhD Deceased
1973-76 Howard Cox, PhD General Motors (deceased)
  William Davis, PhD Infineum
  Dhamarajan, MS  
  John Dougherty, MS  
  Thomas Herfort, MS DDS, went on to dental school
  Steve Krampe, MS 3M
  Mike Leary, MS Chevron
  Fran Mussatti, PhD Worthen Industries, Inc. (retired)
  Pat Whitcomb, MS Stat-Ease Inc.