Samuel Varner

  • Program Year: 1
  • Academic Institution: California Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Chemical Engineering
  • Academic Advisor: Zhen-Gang Wang
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, 2020

Summary of Research

Thermodynamics of room temperature ionic liquid super capacitors (RTILSC), EDL capacitors for blue energy extraction, and dynamics of polyelectrolyte complex coacervation.

Awards

McCormack Award from AIChE Chicago Chapter, 2020
Summa Cum Laude (Northwestern's McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science), 2020
High Honors (4.0 in quarter) at Northwestern all 6 quarters attended (AU2018-SP2020)