Timothy McFarland

Carnegie Mellon University
Department of Chemical Engineering
Doherty Hall, Room 4200
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Education History

2009 - Present Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2001-2006 Bachelor of Chemical Engineering,  University of Dayton, Dayton, OH
Work History
Jun 2006 - Jun 2009 Research Engineer, Aromatics Technology, BP Research Center, Naperville, IL
May 2005 - Aug 2005 Internship, Environmental and Safety Dept., BP Green Lake Chemicals, Port Lavaca, TX
Sep 2004 - Dec 2004 Internship, Aromatics Wastewater Treatment Technology, BP Research Center, Naperville, IL
May 2004 - Aug 2004 Internship, Projects and Engineering, BP Lima Chemicals, Lima, OH
Aug 2003 - Dec 2003 Internship, Advanced Controls, BP Toledo Refinery, Toledo, OH
Jan 2003 - May 2003 Internship, Optimization Engineering, BP Toledo Refinery,  Toledo, OH
Awards and Honors
2007 BP Helios Awards Commended Project Team Member
2006 Co-Recipient of Victor Emmanuel Award for Outstanding Senior Chemical Engineer (University of Dayton)

Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honors Society (Member – Ohio Beta)

2004 Co-Recipient of Schenk Award for Outstanding Junior Chemical Engineer (University of Dayton)
2001 University of Dayton Honor’s Student
2001 University of Dayton Engineering and President’s Scholarships
Research Interests
Advanced Controls ,  Inventory Control,  Network Theory, On-line Fault Diagnosis