|3/98 - 4/98||
Completed "Introduction to PROVOX System configuration using Envox and Operator Workplace" and "PROVOX Continuous Control Configuration using Envox and Operator Workplace" courses.
Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, May 1997; Cumulative GPA 3.4/4.0
|8/92 - 5/94||The Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science, an early-admissions program at the University of North Texas; Cumulative GPA 3.63/4.0|
|8/97-Present||Aspen Technology, Inc., Denver, CO
High-fidelity dynamic modeling of chemical plants using OTISS software. Projects include:
Vinyl Chloride Monomer separation section
Fluidized Catalytic Cracking Units
|6/96-5/97||Cooper Union Chemical Engineering
Dept., New York, NY
Constructing a World-Wide Web version of a chemical engineering laboratory manual, as well as creating an interactive Java applet to simulate the dynamic behavior of a distillation column.
|1/96 - 5/96||Cooper Union Chemistry Dept., New York, NY |
Selecting and preparing samples for an undergraduate Organic Chemistry laboratory course, working with students in analyzing samples using GC/MS and IR.
|11/92 - 10/93||University of North
Texas Chemistry Dept., Denton, TX |
Investigating the effects of adding various materials to Sn/Pb solder as part of a study to decrease mechanical failure of solder joints. Electron microscopy, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, sample preparation, b&w photograph printing, basic instrument maintenance.
|Honors||Full-Tuition Scholarship, Cooper Union, 1994 - 1997
Full-Tuition Scholarship, University of North Texas, 1992 - 94
Participated in Cooper Union / Outward Bound® program, Fall 1996
Dean's List, Cooper Union, Spring 1995 and Spring 1997
TAMS Summer Research Scholarship, Summer 1993
Honor Roll, University of North Texas, Spring 1993
Dean's List, University of North Texas, Fall 1992
|Languages and Skills|
|Computer:||Java, C, HTML, knowledge of QBasic, Fortran 77|
|Systems:||UNIX (SunOS, Solaris, Linux), Windows 3.1/95/NT, MS-DOS, Macintosh, knowledge of TCP/IP networking, VMS|
|Software:||OTISS/Xeng/MUSIC dynamic simulation package, MS Office, ENVOX, emacs, knowledge of PROvision, WordPerfect, Quattro Pro, MS Works, MATLAB, Spartan, AutoCAD 12; Internet proficient.|