Wesley R. Dean
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
Graduated December 2018
College of Engineering, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Advanced courses in Polymer and Biochemical engineering
Elective course with emphasis on matlab and data analysis.
Department of Chemical Engineering Unit Operation Lab, Summer, 2017
Participated in skilled team labs with 4 other chemical engineering students. For every lab a formal proposal, formal report, and presentation were made by my team.
Silicon oxidation: silicon wafers were placed in a furnace to determine the correlation of humidity to silicon oxidation
Membrane dialysis: A series of tubes connected to various membranes to determine the effect of flow speed on mass transfer coefficient
Heat exchanger: my team designed and built a heat exchanger to test certain given parameters and the effect different temperatures differences had on heat transfer.
Ethanol distillation: my team operated a 20 foot distillation column to obtain a certain concentration of ethanol.
American Institute of Chemical Engineers Design Competition
Designed a manufacturing facility that transports and synthesizes dimethyl ether including cost of manufacture (ex cost of raw materials, electricity, steam, water, coolant, and waste removal)
The design included startup cost and estimated time until factory is profitable.
Operated brewing equipment to produce 30 barrel production system, and 3.5 barrel pilot system.. Assembled and ran date code printer, canning line and labeler as well as equipment in producing beer.
Test and Balance used pitot tube and manometer to diagnosis and correct air flow problems in clinical and office settings
Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Matlab, Polymath,and Chemcad
American Institute of Chemical Engineers, present member
Honors College, University of Alabama
Parking Valet, Parking management company, 2015
Bartender, Jim ‘N Nicks barbecue restaurant, May 2017 – December 2017, June 2018 – April 2019
Cashier, Sam’s Club May 2018- August 2018
Assistant Brewer, Serda Brewing Company July 2019- December 2019
Test and Balance Technician, Procomm Solutions LLC. Januaray 2020 – June 2020
Head Bartender Big Whiskey’s, June 2020-current
Todd Hicks – Director of production Serda Brewing company 251-***-****
Jerath Hartly – Kitchen Manager Jim ‘N Nicks, Tuscaloosa 205-***-****