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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology


Kobi is interested in the intersection between chemical engineering, chemistry and software.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from North Carolina State University and a MPhil Research in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cambridge. 

Kobi is a recipient of the Marshall Scholarship and the Cambridge-Marshall PhD Scholarship. He is also affiliated with the Syntech CDT. His current projects include:

  • Optimization of distillation control systems
  • Self-optimization of reactions using bayesian algorithms
  • Design of experiments for time-series datasets
  • Designing descriptors for chemical reactions

Previously, Kobi worked on automated synthesis of quantum dots in flow

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