Our Team

Our team has decades of experience in broad areas of energy, materials, biofuels, and more. We’re proud to have a talented, multi-disciplinary team that pools their expertise to tackle scale-up challenges.

Carolina Barcelos, Ph.D.

Scientific Engineering Associate

Chang Dou, Ph.D.

Process Analytical Chemist

Onyinye Okonkwo, Ph.D.

Process Engineering Postdoctoral Fellow

Dupeng Liu, Ph.D.

Senior Process Engineer

Zack Jones, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Researcher

Sara Tejedor Sanz, Ph.D.

Senior Fermentation Engineer

Xihui Kang, Ph.D.

Bioprocess Analytical Postdoctoral Scholar

Jan-Philip (JP) Prahl

Principal Process Engineer

Shawn Chang

Bioprocess and Facilities Research Associate

Laura Fernandez

Senior Process Engineer/Safety Liaison

Asun Oka

Senior Deconstruction/Analytical Process Engineer

Xinyi Zhou

Senior Research Associate