Oliver

Current research

Education

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Oliver Jan

Major: PhD, Bioresource Science and Engineering
Advisor: Fernando Resende

Current research:

Catalytic Oligomerization of Ethylene into Drop-In Fuels
Multifunctional Catalysis
Process and Reaction Engineering

Education: 

Ph.D. Bioresource Science and Engineering, University of Washington, 2012-Current

M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, 2014-2015 (Anticipated)

M.S. Bioresource Science and Engineering, University of Washington, 2012-2014
Thesis: Hydropyrolysis of Lignin Using Pd/HZSM-5

B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of California, Irvine. 2008-2012

Publications:

  1. Jan, O., Marchand, R., Anjos, L. C. A., Seufitelli, G., Nikolla, E., Resende F. L. P., “Hydropyrolysis of Lignin Using Pd/HZSM-5” Energy and Fuels. Submitted
  2. Pearson, J., Jan, O., Miller, G., Nilsson, M. Development of a method for high LET irradiation of liquid systems. Journal and Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. May 21, 2013. Journal publication
  3. Pearson, J., Jan, O., Miller, G., Nilsson, M. A comparison of low and high LET (Linear Energy Transfer) induced radiolysis of solvent extraction processes. Procedia Chemistry. November 1, 2012. Conference publication
  4. Pearson, J., Jan, O., Miller, G., Nilsson, M. Studies of high linear energy transfer dosimetry by 10B(n,)7Li reactions in aqueous and organic solvents. Journal and Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry. May 1, 2012. Journal publication
  5. Nilsson, M. Jan, O., Luc, W., Shaka A.J., Miller, G. Alternative method for degradation studies by alpha radiolysis. OECD/NEA. November 4, 2010. Conference publication

Presentations and posters:

  1. Jan, O., Marchand, R., Anjos, L. C. A., Nikolla, E., Resende F. L. P. “Hydropyrolysis of Lignin Using Pd/HZSM-5” 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. November 2014
  2. Jan O., Luo, G., Sprenger, K., Resende F. L. P. “Conversion of Bioethanol and Ethylene to Drop-in Fuel Hydrocarbons Under Supercritical Conditions” 2014 AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. November 2014

Awards and honors:

CBEMS Engineer of the Year Nominee 2012
UCI UROP Research Fellow

Interests:

Olympic weightlifting, basketball, eating, coffee