Simon Velasquez Morales

Graduate Student
PhD in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering- Chemical Focus (In Progress)
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Summary

I received my Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from The University of Kansas. Currently, I am working under the guidance of Dr. Alan Allgeier to develop continuous manufacturing processes for active pharmaceutical ingredients. Continuous processes will minimize the risk of toxic and highly reactive chemicals, while providing benefits of quality control associated with steady-state operation. Along with my passion for research, I also enjoy teaching and developing new ways to improve student learning. As a graduate teaching assistant, I have taught and pursued my passion for academics in the senior course, C&PE 615: Introduction to Process Dynamics and Controls.

In my spare time I enjoy traveling and partaking in outdoor activities, such as: cycling, playing golf, and scuba diving. 


Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Thursday, April 18th - Charles Shaughnessy's Final Dissertation Defense | 2:00pm | CEBC, Bldg. A, Conference Room | Flyer

Friday, May 3rd - Paul Willhite's Retirement Celebration | 6-8pm | Beren Petroleum Conference Center

Saturday, May 4th - Annual Departmental Awards Banquet | 5:30 - 8:30pm | KU Memorial Union's Ballroom | RSVP LINK

Saturday, May 18th - School of Engineering Recognition Ceremony | starts at 8am | Allen Fieldhouse

Saturday, May 18th - Doctoral Hooding Ceremony | 7:30pm | Lied Center | LINK

Sunday, May 19th - University Commencement | 10:30am | https://commencement.ku.edu/


CPE Weekly Graduate Seminar Schedule 

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