Chairman, Scientific Advisory Board
Dr. Michael Doherty is among the world’s leading process engineers and has served as an advisor for many leading companies in the area of chemical process technology. He is professor of chemical engineering at UCSB. His research interests include design and synthesis of nonideal separation systems, separation with chemical reaction, and crystallization of organic materials. He has served as a member of the technical advisory boards for The Dow Chemical Company (2000-) and Rhone-Poulenc (1997-1999). Professor Doherty holds a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from Trinity College, University of Cambridge.