Meet the chemical engineering graduate student with a thesis that’s getting noticed

Faculty of Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Awards and recognition
Graduate studies
The Faculty of Engineering congratulates Joanne Woloszyn, whose thesis has been nominated for two awards.
Joanne Woloszyn
Joanne Woloszyn (supervisors: Prof. Clémence Fauteux-Lefebvre and Prof. R. Tom Baker) [MASc]

Master’s student Joanne Woloszyn’s thesis, titled “Process study, simulation, and optimization of the direct conversion of biomass to ethyl levulinate,” has been nominated for two prestigious awards, Most Outstanding Master’s Thesis in the Faculty of Engineering and the Commission on Graduate Studies in the Sciences Prize. 

Joanne Woloszyn defended her thesis this past August 1. It has yet to be published. 

The Faculty of Engineering is incredibly proud of the achievements of our graduate students!