B.S. Chemical Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology, 2008

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013

Postdoctoral, Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2017

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Praveen Bollini completed his undergraduate education at the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, before moving to Atlanta, GA to pursue graduate studies. He obtained his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology working under the guidance of Christopher Jones. After a brief stint at The Dow Chemical Company he went on to pursue postdoctoral research in Aditya Bhan’s lab at the University of Minnesota. Since September 2017 he has been an Assistant Professor at the University of Houston where he leads a research group focused on the design and discovery of catalysts and processes for the chemical industry.