About the Professor

Akua Asa-Awuku, PhD 

Associate Professor
University of Maryland, College Park
A. James Clark School of Engineering
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Affiliations:

  1. UCR, Dept. Chemical and Environmental Engineering  (Associate Adjunct)
  2. UMD, Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry
  3. UMD, Fischell Institute of Biomedical Devices

Curriculum Vitae: Asa-Awuku_CV.pdf  (To be Posted)

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UMD Courses Taught:

CHBE 440 – Chemical Kinetics & Reactor Design Fall 2016

  • Fundamentals of chemical reaction kinetics and their application to the design and operation of chemical reactors. Reaction rate theory, homogeneous reactions and catalysis electrochemical reactions. Catalytic reactor design.

CHBE 410 – Statistics And Design Of ExperimentsFall 2017, Spring 2018 

  • An introduction to probability, statistics, and design of experiments for chemical engineers.

CHBE 472 – Control of Air Pollution Sources –  Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019

  • Sources and effects of air pollutants, regulatory trends, atmospheric dispersion models, fundamentals of two-phase flow as applied to air pollution and air pollution control systems, design of systems for control of gases and particulate matter

ENCH 648C – Control Air Pollution Sources for Graduate Students – Spring 2018, 2019

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