Garima Chauhan, PhD, PEng

Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Undergraduate Curriculum Renewal Lead, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept

Contact

Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Email
gchauhan@ualberta.ca
Address
12-381 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211 116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Undergraduate Curriculum Renewal Lead, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Email
gchauhan@ualberta.ca

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Reaction Engineering Conversion Chemistry Advanced Recycling Catalysis


About

My research journey revolves around pioneering sustainable solutions in chemical engineering, with a particular focus on developing innovative processes for waste conversion and advancing recycling technologies. Through my work, I delve into intricate reaction mechanisms and conversion chemistry to achieve desired outcomes in chemical transformations. In addition to my research pursuits, I take pride in my role in curriculum development and am deeply invested in driving curriculum renewal while fostering teaching excellence within the department. 


Research

  • Developing sustainable processes for converting organic waste into value-added products.
  • Advancing recycling technologies for plastics, metals, and electronic waste.
  • Investigating the effects of oxygenates and halogenates on reaction mechanisms and catalyst longevity.
  • Tailoring reaction pathways and formulating strategies for catalyst regeneration.

Teaching

  • Engineering Thermodynamics (CH E 243)
  • Introduction to Research Methods (CME 200)