George R. Gavalas
Professor of Chemical Engineering, Emeritus
B.S., Technical University of Athens, 1958; M.S., University of Minnesota, 1962; Ph.D., 1964. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1964-67; Associate Professor, 1967-75; Professor, 1975-2002; Professor Emeritus, 2002-.
Research InterestsInorganic Membranes; Separations; Clean Fuel Technology; Materials Processing; Catalysis
Assistant: Sohee Lee
Inorganic Membranes; Separations; Clean Fuel Technology; Catalysis
Awarded the Technical Award, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Southern California Section (1968); 1983 R. H. Wilhelm Award of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers; Wilhelm Lectureship, Princeton University (1987); Hottel Lectureship, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1993). Member: American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society.