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Chemical Engineering

Worcester, MA
$70,000-80,000 annually
March 26, 2021

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Emma Geary

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Prospective graduate with a passion to make an impact through a full-time engineering role. EDUCATION

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, MA August 2017 – May 2021 Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Minor in Business, GPA 3.87/4.00 SKILLS

Laboratory/Engineering Skills: Writing and following procedures, technical report writing, research, data analysis, experimental design, manufacturing equipment, mass and energy balances, process design, process optimization, troubleshooting, problem solving, fluid mechanics, heat and mass transfer, unit operations, scale-up, liquid chromatography, spectroscopy, centrifugation, filtration Software: Aspen, CAPCOST, Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint), Outlook RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Oil Laboratory Internship, Doble Engineering Co., Marlborough, MA May 2020 – August 2020

● Ran product quality and diagnostic experiments based on chemical, physical, and electrical properties using ASTM, IEC, and ISO methods on 80-100 oil samples daily to meet deadlines in timely manner

● Performed data analysis, worked with team to draw conclusions, and drafted technical reports

● Executed quality control and validation on analytical instrumentation to ensure specifications were met, provided technical documentation, and had to troubleshoot when necessary

● Collaborated with diverse colleagues in a mentorship program and dynamic environment PROJECTS

Major Qualifying Project (MQP), Wine Fining and Filtering Methods, WPI December 2020 – Present

● Collaborated in a team to study wine filtering and fining processes while maintaining given budget

● Fermented wine effectively and conducted testing trials such as centrifugation in laboratory

● Lead investigations that aided in understanding the effects of processing on clarity and flavor Chemical Plant Design, Proposal for C3/C4 Splitter System, WPI October 2020 – December 2020

● Drafted process engineering design proposal for functional splitter system implementation

● Designed PFD, P&ID, heat exchanger and vessel data sheets, start-up and shutdown procedures, plant layouts, and provided cost estimate information, making process improvement after verifications Unit Operations, Absorption of CO2 Through a Packed Tower, WPI November 2020

● Wrote standard operating procedures for pilot plant scale absorber equipment, following specification

● Collected quantitative data of the %CO2 at the top of the absorber at various experimental conditions

● Collaborated with virtual team members using augmented reality technology to complete complex projects and followed safety protocols wearing proper PPE ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

Audience Insights Intern, Museums Victoria, Melbourne, Australia October 2019 – March 2020

● Visualized impact of Museums Victoria on its external contacts within a cross-functional team

● Created and gave presentation to internal leadership and staff without technical knowledge, reporting findings and results, wrote a detailed report, and provided valuable recommendations ACTIVITIES/LEADERSHIP

Omega Chi Epsilon National Honor Society for Chemical Engineering, WPI March 2021– Present Order of Omega National Honor Society, WPI October 2019 – Present Vice President of Risk Management, Alpha Phi Sorority, WPI March 2020 – January 2020

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