UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Start Year: 2019
Agricultural Engineering Technology
Office: 164 Agriculture Engineering Annex
Ph.D., Iowa State University,
B.S. Pennsylvania State University.
Patrick joined the UWRF team in 2019 from 6 years in North Carolina with Southern Research where he served as a Chemical Engineer. His industry experience includes a wide range of energy and environment related R&D, to include thermochemical conversion, environmental remediation, and other clean energy technologies. He brings mechanical, chemical, environmental, and aviation experience to the department. Patrick grew up on a small family farm in rural Pennsylvania, and completed his undergraduate studies at Penn State in Agricultural & Biological Engineering and International Studies. He received his doctorate from Iowa State in Biorenewable Resources & Technology and Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering focusing on thermochemical conversion of biomass and high temperature gas cleanup processes.