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Chemical Engineering Assistant

Notre Dame, IN
April 20, 2021

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Nicolas Knowlton 614-***-**** ***8 Derby Dr., Powell, OH 43065


University of Notre Dame Expected May 2022

B.S., Chemical Engineering & Minor in Engineering Corporate Practice Relevant coursework: Thermodynamics, Statistical Analysis, Transport Phenomena, Organic Chemistry GPA: 3.44

Polytechnic University of Valencia May-June 2019

Relevant coursework: Probability and Statistics; Wind Turbine Performance, Control, & Design HONORS

University of Notre Dame Glenna R. Joyce Scholarship Recipient and Scholars Program Member University of Notre Dame College of Engineering Dean's List - Spring 2020 EXPERIENCE

University of Notre Dame Feb. 2021- Present

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant

UTA for Intermediate Microecon., provided office hours and tutor sessions to help students master the material Carrier Global Corporation Jan. 2021

Winter Session Intern

Compiled research on behalf of the HVAC department into thermal energy storage technology and its integration into residential and commercial HVAC systems

Evaluated the efficiency, scalability, and feasibility of new and novel thermal materials and storage tanks Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Oct. 2016 - Aug. 2018 Take Out Specialist

Managed and organized all online and catering orders to ensure the quality and speed expected

Oversaw customer service responsibilities to maintain customer satisfaction PROJECTS

Numerical and Statistical Analysis Fall 2019

Thermodynamic Modeling and Uncertainty Analysis Project

Designed a Python script to analyze data from a peer reviewed study on CO2 capture using ionic liquids

Extrapolated the data given using thermodynamic equations to predict efficiency under varying conditions

Completed nonlinear regressions and residual analysis to quantify the uncertainty in my results Introduction to Engineering Systems II Spring 2019 MATLAB Program Design Project, Team Member

Developed a MATLAB program to predict winners of future NCAA March Madness Tournaments using data from previous years

Successfully predicted the 2019 tournament with over 70% accuracy Introduction to Engineering Systems I Fall 2018

Controlled Descent Project, Team Member

Collaborated with a team of four members to design and build a device that would protect a mock airdrop

Demonstrated the device from a 20-foot balcony and received positive feedback and grade A from professor Iterative Design Project, Team Member

Collaborated with a team of three members to iteratively design a picture frame for sale at the ND Bookstore

Used 3D printing technology to construct prototypes for testing

Redesigned the frame with each iteration based on feedback from peers, instructors, and the Bookstore ACTIVITIES

American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Member 2018 - Present Engineers Without Borders, Member 2020 - Present

Volunteers of America, Operation Backpack, 2015 - 2019 SKILLS

Language: Intermediate Conversational Spanish

Computer: Solidworks 2017, Java, Python, MATLAB 2020b, and Microsoft Office

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