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Professor Allan S. Myerson

Allan S. Myerson is Professor of the Practice of Chemical Engineering in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.    Prior to his position at MIT he was the Philip Danforth Amour Professor of Engineering in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) in Chicago where he served as Provost and Senior Vice President (January 2003-June 2008) and Dean of Engineering and Science (January 2000-January 2003).  Professor Myerson also served on the faculty at Polytechnic University (NY), Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Dayton.  Professor Myerson was educated at Columbia University (BS) the University of Virginia (MS and PhD).
 
Professor Myerson’s research focuses on separations processes in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry with an emphasis on crystallization from solution, nucleation, polymorphism and pharmaceutical manufacturing.    He is a principal investigator in the Novartis-MIT Center for Continuous Manufacturing and also serves as an associate editor of “Crystal Growth and Design” a journal published by the American Chemical Society. He has published 5 books including the “Handbook of Industrial Crystallization” 215 papers and is the inventor on 40 US patents.
 
Professor Myerson is a member of the Scientific Advisory Boards of GenSyn Technologies Inc., Continuus Pharmaceuticals, Goddard Laboratories Inc. and Blue Spark Technologies. Professor Myerson has consulted for approximately 100 companies worldwide.  Previous awards received by Professor Myerson include the Virginia Engineering Foundation Alumni Achievement Award (2000) ,  the American Chemical Society Award in Separations Science and Technology (2008) and AIChE’s Clarence G. Gerhold Award  in (2015).

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Current Group Members

Name

Position

E-mail

Office

Phone

Mohammad Azad
Postdoc Associate
E19-532
617-324-3943
Naomi Briggs
Postdoc Associate
E19-534
617-324-4401
Ph.D. Candidate
E19-562
617-324-8460
Ph.D. Candidate
E19-515
617-258-7031
Postdoc Associate
E19-528
617-253-6675
Ph.D. Candidate
E19-562
617-324-8460
Ph.D. Candidate
E19-562
617-324-8460
Postdoc Associate
E19-528
617-253-6675
Postdoc Associate
E19-536
617-324-4525
Juan G. Osorio
Postdoc Associate
E19-532
617-324-3943
Postdoc Associate
E19-534
617-324-4401
Ph.D. Candidate

youpeng@mit.edu

E19-534
617-324-4401
Postdoc Associate
E19-532
617-324-3943
Ph.D. Student
E19-562
617-324-8460
Ph.D. Candidate
E19-515
617-258-7031
Jelena Stojakovic
Postdoc Associate
E19-528
614-253-6675
Ph.D. Student
E19-562
617-324-8460
Ph.D Student
E19-562
617-324-8460

 


The Myerson Group, 77 Massachusetts Ave, Rm 66-568, Cambridge, MA 02139 | Tel: 617.452.3790 | updated: September 2, 2015