Officers

 

Megan Allyn

Megan Allyn
allyn.16@osu.edu

Diversity and Mental Health Officer

I am a 2nd year PhD student working in Dr Palmer’s Lab. My projects are focused on the drug delivery aspects of blood based anti-inflammatory molecules. I like to hike, workout and play with my dogs. I also play for OSU women’s club rugby! 

Rushikesh Joshi

Rushikesh Joshi
joshi.352@osu.edu

Business Officer/Treasurer

I am a 2nd year PhD student in Dr. Fan’s research group. I completed my bachelor’s in chemical engineering from Institute of Chemical Technology, India. Currently, I work on various research projects involving reaction and process engineering. In my free time, I like to cook and bike around campus.

Faiz Khan

Faiz Khan
khan.788@osu.edu

Graduate Research Symposium Officer/President

I am a graduate student in Dr. Winter’s Lab group. My research has been focused on the development of high throughput nanoparticle synthesis using microreactors. I received my bachelor’s degree in Chemical Technology from Institute of Chemical Technology, India. After graduating, I worked with L’Oréal R&I division in Mumbai for a year, before coming to OSU. In my spare time, I enjoy cooking and watching movies.

Dongjoon Kim

Dongjoon Kim
kim.7270@osu.edu

Recruiting Officer

I am a 3rd year PhD student working with Dr. Asthagiri on catalyst modelling projects. As a member of the CEGC, I would like to incorporate more E-activity, especially now where we are in a pandemic with social distancing policies. I like to play tennis and other e-sports. 

Sonu Kumar

Sonu Kumar
kumar.820@osu.edu

Facilities Officer/Vice President

Sonu is from Bihar, India. He completed his B.Tech. from IIT Roorkee, India from department of Chemical Engineering in the year 2017. He then worked with Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. (petrochemical segment) for two years and joined the Ohio State University in 2019. He is currently a PhD student in Dr. L.-S. Fan’s Clean energy research facility. He holds the position of vice-president in the CEGC organization and is a member of the organizing team of the Graduate Research Symposium(GRS) hosted by Chemical and Bimolecular engineering department, OSU.

Vivek Prabhala

Vivek Prabhala
prabhala.5@osu.edu       
Academic Officer

I am a 2nd year PhD student in Dr. Wood’s Lab. I joined OSU in 2019 and have been working on the development of split intein based purification methods for the isolation of specific extracellular vesicle subpopulations like exosomes for diagnostic and drug delivery applications. My hobbies include cooking dishes from various cuisines including Indian, Mexican, Italian, and watching mystery/crime genre shows on Amazon Prime/Netflix.

Amrita Sent

Amrita Sen
sen.94@osu.edu

Social Chair

I am a 2nd Year Master's student in Dr. Bakshi's group. My work is focused on sustainable engineering, specifically the circular economy of nutrients. I am originally from Kolkata, India and graduated with a bachelor’s in chemical engineering from Jadavpur University in 2019. I enjoy reading, singing and cooking in my leisure time.