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Engineer Chemical Engineering

Los Angeles, CA
October 16, 2018

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Chun Angela Zhang



Chemical Engineer with experience in pilot scale pant design, new process development, technology transfer, validation in renewable energy industry. Experienced with Biomass Liquefaction process, Hydrocracking process, Slurry Bed Reactor process and Coal to Oil process.


Aspen Plus, Pro II, AutoCAD, PVTsim (fluid analysis).

Operation and analytical methods of GC – MS and HPLC.

Java, Python, MATLAB, SQL, Microsoft.


M.A in Petroleum Engineering, University of Houston GPA: 3.6 2016

M.A in Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology GPA: 3.8 2012

B.S in Biological Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing GPA: 3.4 2010


Chemical Engineer

Beijing Sanju Environmental Protection & New Materials, Beijing/Houston 2017-2018

Focused on renewable energy process, direct liquefaction of biomass technology and hydrofining process.

Experienced with 80,000 tons/a plant process package design and optimization.

In charged of new process simulation and development, technology transfer, validation, capital projects for processing equipment and support for commercial manufacturing.

Responsible with laboratory and pilot scale studies to support new process development and optimization.

Developed methods to estimate material balance and energy balance.

Worked with lab and manufacturing operations staff, troubleshooted problems and supported safety issues and their operations.

Created and optimized PFD and P&ID.

Lead Teaching Assistant, Petrophysics, Drilling and Well Completion Lab, UH 2014-2016

Supervise the lab session of the petrophysics and drilling for junior and senior students.

Led 7 TAs group, taught class sessions, designed the course and schedule, prepared materials, graded assignments.

Developed and optimized experiments and safety process, experienced in Darcy’s Law, viscosity, permeability, drilling test, etc.

Supported Professor managing over 100 students and TA group, guided students to a better understanding of the class material.

Engineer Intern, ACE Field Services, Inc., Houston, TX 2014

Manage the project of creating new tools in drilling and production, member of engineer team.

Co-invented and improved the drilling tools and rigs for water and oil wells using SolidWorks 3D.

In charge of engineering tasks in calculation of drilling process, material selection and cost estimation and ensured the designs achieve the highest efficiency.

Cooperated and communicated with manufacturer and engineer teams. Enabled the operation and plan of drilling new wells.


Research Assistant, Chemical Engineering Department, IIT 2013

Design and perform experiments of reduction the emissions of CO2 in Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) using re-generable MgO-based sorbents in high temperature and high pressure.

Improved the process of the experiment and designed the pipelines of synthesis gas from tank to GC using AutoCAD, calibrated the results of GC, and analyzed the data using various mathematical methods. Applied concepts and calculations in mass, heat transfers.

Achieved the efficiency of absorption in different temperature, pressure and MgO, accelerated the whole experiments, saved time and thousands of dollars for the project.


Certification of Completion in Tubing, Casing, Metallurgy, Threads and Practical Application Seminar.

Certification of natural gas transactions via the Data Management Solutions GasTrak Energy Trading and Risk Management System.

Six Sigma White Belt Certification.


Go(weiqi), marathon, painting

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