Principal Investigator

Mehmet A. Orman
BS/MS: Chemical Engineering (Minor in Sociology), METU, Ankara, Turkey
PhD: Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Postdoc: Princeton University and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Postdoctoral Fellows

I love bacterial flagellar assembly“.
Narendra Dewangan
PhD: Chemical Engineering, University of Houston, Texas, USA
BS: Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India

PhD Students

“I love reading detective novels. I am a great soccer player.”
Sayed G. Mohiuddin
BS: Chemical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh

“I enjoy playing basketball, reading graphics novels and indulging in the world of gaming”
Prashant Karki
BS: Chemistry and Mathematics, William Carey University, Texas, USA

I believe in hard work, a good attitude, and great work ethic. “A human can alter his life by altering his attitude” – William James. I love yoga, snacks and sleep.
Hanny Ngo
BS: Chemical Engineering – University of Houston, Texas, USA

My favorite things to do are hiking, biking, fishing, snowboarding, or anything out in nature. However, I also love to play video games or binge-watch a good TV show, and I am a fan of American Football and most other sports.
Shayne Sensenbach
BS: Chemical Engineering, Oregon State University, Oregon, USA

“ You only need perseverance, hard work and a little bit of luck.” -A foodie by passion with a love for papercraft.
Sreyashi Ghosh
M.Tech: Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India
B.Tech: Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, India

Rauf Shiraliyev
B. Eng: Baku Higher Oil School, Baku, Azerbaijan


  • Vahideh Angardi (Postdoc)
  • Aslan Massahi (Postdoc)
  • Pouria Kavousi (MS)
  • Justin Dang (Undergraduate)
  • Jerardo Salgado (Undergraduate)
  • Juan Carlos Mier (Undergraduate)
  • Laura Rossodivita (Undergraduate)
  • Tahimy Landestoy Acosta (Undergraduate)
  • Maria Bolanos (High School student)
  • Diego Figueroa (Undergraduate)
  • Cristian Oviedo (Undergraduate)
  • Alex Huynh (Undergraduate)
  • Uzo Anwaegbu (Undergraduate)
  • Thao Vy Nguyen (Undergraduate)
  • Nga Lee (Undergraduate)
  • Thuy Hoang (Undergraduate)
  • Sofia Martinez (Undergraduate)
  • Tam Nguyen (Undergraduate)