Marianthi Ierapetritou is a Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University in Piscataway, New Jersey. She obtained her BS from National Technical University in Athens, Greece (magma cum laude), her PhD from Imperial College (London, UK) in 1995 and subsequently completed post-doctoral research at Princeton University (Princeton, NJ) before joining Rutgers University in 1998. Prof. Ierapetritou’s expertise is in the area of process systems engineering. She has published more than 200 papers and has been invited to plenary and keynote lectures in national and international conferences (more than 80 invited presentations). Among her accomplishments are the 2016 Computing in Chemical Engineering Award from American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE); her election to as a fellow and in the Board of Directors for AIChE; the 2015 Award of Division of Particulate Preparations and Design (PPD) in Japan (SPTJ); the Teaching Excellence Award in 2014; the Outstanding Faculty Award in 2012; the Rutgers Board of Trustees Research Fellowship for Scholarly Excellence in 2004; and the prestigious NSF CAREER award in 2000.

EDUCATION

1991-1995       Ph. D., Chemical Engineering Department, Imperial College, London, UK.

                        Faculty Advisor: Prof. Efstratios Pistikopoulos

                        Thesis Topic: "Optimization Approaches for Process Engineering Problems under Uncertainty"

 

1986-1991       Diploma (Summa cum Laude), Chemical Engineering Department, NTUA, Greece

                        Faculty Advisor: Prof. Z. Maroulis

                        Thesis Topic: "Synthesis of Heat Exchanger Network"

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017- present  Distinguished Professor

                        Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Rutgers University,

                        Piscataway, NJ

2016- present  Special Government Employee (SGE) Consultant to the FDA under the Advisory Committee for

                        Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology (ACPS-CP)Professor

                       

2013- present  Chair

                        Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Rutgers University,

                        Piscataway, NJ

2009- 2017  Professor

                        Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Rutgers University,

                        Piscataway, NJ

 

2004-2009       Associate Professor

                        Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Rutgers University,

                        Piscataway, NJ

 

2005-2006       Visiting Associate Professor

                        Department of Chemical Engineering, MIT

                        Cambridge, MA

 

1998-2004       Assistant Professor

                        Department of Chemical & Biochemical Engineering Rutgers University,

                        Piscataway, NJ

 

1996-1998       Post Doctoral Research Associate

                        Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

                        Faculty Advisor: Prof. Christodoulos A. Floudas

 

1995-1996       Post Doctoral Research Associate

                        Center for Process Systems Engineering, Imperial College, London, UK

                        Faculty Advisor: Prof. Efstratios Pistikopoulos

HONORS AND AWARDS

2016   Computing in Chemical Engineering from American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), Computing And Systems

           Technology (CAST) division

2016   Fellow of American Institute of Chemical Engineers 

2016   Keynote Speaker. International Conference on Sustainable Chemical Product and Process Engineering (SCPPE 2016),

           May 31-   June 3, Nanjing, China

2016   Keynote Speaker. ESCAPE26, Slovenia, June 12-15, 2016.

2015   EPA's 2015 Scientific and Technological Achievement Highest Level Award.

2015   Award of Division of Particulate Preparations and Design (PPD) in PPD division of The Society of Powder Technology, Japan

           (SPTJ).

2015   Plenary Speaker. PSE2015/ESCAPE25, Copenhagen, May 31-June 4, 2015.

2015   Invited Speaker. 50th AAPS Arden Conference: Continuous Manufacturing of Solid Oral Drug Products, Baltimore,

           March 16-18, 2015.

2015   Invited Speaker. QAFCO-Texas A&M at Qatar Conference 2015.

2014   Best Teacher award (selected by the students – Engineering Governing Council)

2014   Invited keynote lecturer at the Foundations of Computer-Aided Process Design (FOCAPD)

2014   Invited Seminar Speaker. BMS, Syracuse, March 2014.

2013   PSE Model-Based Innovation (MBI) Prize for 2013

2013   Invited Visiting Faculty, ETH Zurich, 2013.

2012   Outstanding Faculty Award, School of Engineering, Rutgers University

2012   Invited International Seminar on Planning and Scheduling, Rio de Janeiro, Oct 2012.

2011   Invited speaker on 5th International Graz Congress on Pharmaceutical Engineering, Graz, Austria, September 2011

2009   Keynote lecture, 20th International Symposium of Process Systems Engineering (PSE), Brazil, August 2009. 

2008   Invited Seminar Speaker Pan American Advanced Studies Institute Program on Process Systems Engineering (PASI), Mar Del

           Plata, Argentina, August 2008.

2006   Keynote lecture ADCHEM (Advanced Control of Chemical Processes) Gamado, Brazil, 2006.

2005   Invited Seminar Speaker Pan American Advanced Studies Institute Program on Process Systems Engineering (PASI), Iguassu

           Falls, Brazil, August 2005.

2004   Board of Trustees Research Award for Scholarly Excellence, Rutgers University

2002   Teaching Excellence Award from Chemical Engineering Department, Rutgers University

2001   Plenary Speaker, ENPROMER 2001, 3rd Mercosur Congress on Process Systems Engineering, Argentina, September 2001.

2001   Invited Speaker University of Iceland, May 2001.

2000   NSF CAREER Award, CTS 99-83406 

1992   Postgraduate Grant, Commission of European Community (ERB CHBI CT 93 0484)

1991   Research/Teaching Fellowship, Imperial College

1986   Undergraduate Fellowship, National Scholarship Foundation of Greece Award

1990   Tiftixis Foundation Award, Athens Greece

1991   Economou Award for Academic Excellence, Athens, Greece

1991   Best Student of Chemical Engineering Department Award, National Technical University of Athens

TEACHING ACTIVITIES

2013-2016       Professional Skills Development Course: Sophomore level Course

2013-2014       Design of Separations Processes: Junior level Course

2012                Process Systems Engineering: Modeling and Optimization of Process Design and Operations  - Graduate level Course

2010-2011       Chemical Analysis I – Sophomore level course

2004-2009       Freshmen Orientation Lectures

2004-2012       Process Dynamics and Control: Senior level course

2004                Modeling and Optimization of Process Design and Operations: Graduate level Elective Course

2005-2007       Analytical Methods in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering: Graduate level Core Course

2001-2002       Analytical Methods in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering: Graduate level Core Course

2000-2002       Design of Separation Processes: Senior Level Course:

1999-2000       Advanced Transport Phenomena: Graduate level Core Course:

1999                Process Systems Engineering: Graduate level Course

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