Doctoral Students and Senior Staff

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Dr. Georgiana Moldoveanu

BASc (University of Bucharest, Romania), MEng (McGill University), PhD (McGill University), Research Associate
Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry
University of Toronto
200 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3E5
Room WB211
Tel: (416) 978-0542
e-mail: georgiana.moldoveanu@utoronto.ca

Research Projects:

  • Recovery of Rare earth Ions Adsorbed on Clay Minerals
  • Control of Calcium Sulphate Scale Deposition in the Heater Train during Pressure Acid Leach of Laterite Ores

Awards:

MITACS Accelerate Internship, MITACS, 2010
Gordon P. Ritcey Graduate Student Award, COM, 2001
NSERC PGSB Scholarship, NSERC, 1999-2001
Horace C. Young Graduate Scholarship, McGill University, 1999-2000
Best Poster (Material Chemistry),11th CMSC, CIM, Kingston (ON), 1999
Horace C. Young Graduate Scholarship, McGill University, 1998-1999

 

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Srinath Garg

BEng (Anna University, India), MASc (University of Toronto), PhD Student
Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry
University of Toronto
200 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3E5
Room WB 223
Tel: (416) 978-0798
e-mail: srinath.garg@utoronto.ca

Research Project:

Investigating the Bio-leaching Kinetics of a Pyrrhotite concentrate using defined cultures of thermophiles

Awards:

MITACS Accelerate PhD Fellowship for 2010-2011

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Douglass Duffy

BEng (McGill University), MASc ( University of Toronto), PhD student

Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry
University of Toronto
200 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3E5
Room WB 222
Tel: (416) 946-6943
e-mail: douglass.duffy@mail.utoronto.ca

Research Project:

Development of a continuous reactor system for bioleaching using iron and sulfur oxidizing bacteria.

Awards:

Graduate Student Endowment Fund Scholarship 2010-2011 and 2012-2013
Department of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry Departmental Award 2011-2012
Lassonde International Graduate Scholarship in Mining 2012-2013
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Igor Guzman

BEng (University of Chile), MASc (University of Chile), PhD Student
Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry
University of Toronto
200 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3R5
Room WB 211
Tel: (416) 978-0542
e-mail: igor.guzman@mail.utoronto.ca

Research Project:

Redox Potential Measurements of Aqueous Systems at High Temperature and Pressure

Awards:

BECAS CHILE scholarship for PhD studies

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George Kolliopoulos

Diploma of Engineering (National Technical University of Athens), PhD student

Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry
University of Toronto
200 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3E5
Room WB 222
Tel: (416) 946-6943
e-mail: g.kolliopoulos@mail.utoronto.ca

Research Project:

Purification and recycle of industrial water via Forward Osmosis

Awards:

Connaught International Scholarship for Doctoral Students, University of Toronto, 2013