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Current Member Companies

Member company Board member Position
Archer Daniels Midland Derek Butler Scientist III
Chevron Phillips Chemical Mitch Refvik Polyolefins Catalyst & Prod. Dev. Mgr.
DuPont Hasan Dindi Technical Fellow
ExxonMobil Javier Guzman Americas Active Materials Section Mgr.
Honeywell UOP Paul Barger Senior R&D Fellow
INVISTA William Tenn Core Intermediates R&D
Origin Materials Ruth O'Neill Business Development
Reliance Industries Thomas Mathew President - PTA & Gasification
W.R. Grace John Oskam Global Technology Manager

Past member companies 



Evonik (Degussa)

Procter & Gamble

​Solvay Chemicals Inc.


Phillips 66

Black & Veatch

ACS Green Chemistry Institute

Eastman Chemical Company


SI Group, Inc.



ZeaChem Inc.

Gevo, Inc.

Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation

BASF Catalysts (Engelhard)


CEBC Calendar

September 1, Tuesday - CEBC Colloquium / NRT Seminar Series
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Tessa Rhinehart, University of Pittsburgh programmer uniting math, biology, and artificial intelligence to study ecosystems
"Listening to a Landscape: Perspectives on big data in the field of bioacoustics"

September 15, Tuesday - CEBC Colloquium / NRT Seminar Series
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Arely Torres, LyondellBasell, Research Engineer
"Navigating Career Pathways"

October 6, Tuesday - CEBC Colloquium / NRT Seminar Series
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Milind Kantak, INVISTA, Intellectual Property Manager and Chemical Engineer
"Intellectual Property and Industry Perspective"

October 14, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Presenter: Kirk Snavely, Topic: TBA
This meeting is mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa


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