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Lab Supervisor and EH&S Officer

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About Me: 

• Ph.D., Membrane Separation process (Chemistry), Anna University, Chennai, INDIA (2001)
• M.Phil., Analytical Chemistry, University of Madras, Chennai, INDIA. (1995)
• M.Sc., Chemistry, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, INDIA. (1994)
• B.Sc., Chemistry, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, INDIA (1992)
• PGDIM, Post-graduate diploma in Management, Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, India (2000)

About me
Dr. Malaisamy Ramamoorthy has nearly 20 years of experience in research and laboratory management in chemistry, chemical and environmental engineering. He has authored and co-authored over 30 publications and made numerous technical presentations at national and international conferences. Currently, he supervises the under graduate lab course Unit Operations in Chemical Engineering, CHEG 413. He is responsible for the development, implementation and administration of programs and policies necessary to comply with federal, state and local regulations governing environmental, occupational health and safety (EOHS) for laboratories in the College of Engineering and Architecture. He also formally plans, directs and coordinates the work of laboratory technical staff and student functions. He ensures that chemical and environmental laboratories are compliant with federal OSHA policies. He is also the resource/liaison for the College of Engineering and Architecture Faculty Safety Committee in matters related to chemical and environmental safety. He is a member of several professional societies including AIChE and ACS.



Unit Operations, Separation Processes, Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Lab Safety, Chemical Hygiene and Hazardous Waste Management



Assistant Professor Patrick Ymele-Leki Mentors Postdoctoral Researcher and 2018 Research Week Winner

Fri, April 20, 2018

Chemical Engineering postdoctoral researcher Jyothirmai Simhadri was announced as the Post Doc/Resident/Fellow/Research Associate winner in the Physical Sciences and Engineering category for her research submission titled: "Development of Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 Biofilms for Iodate Reduction in Groundwater". Read More >>

Howard, Bajracharya & Shakya Win 2017 ExxonMobil/AIChE-NCS Award

Tue, April 3, 2018

Seniors April Howard, Diwash Bajracharya, and Preety Shakya (pictured left to right) were the 2017 recipients of the ExxonMobil/AIChE-NCS Award.Read More >>


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