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Michael D. Ackerson

Michael D. Ackerson

Associate Professor


(CHEG)-Chemical Engineering

Phone: 479-575-5978

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Dr. Ackerson joined Phillips Petroleum as a thermodynamicist after completing his BSChE and MSChE at University of Missouri-Rolla. He received his PhD from the University of Arkansas in 1987 and joined the faculty of the Department of Chemical Engineering in 1988. 

Ackerson holds 12 U.S. patents and numerous foreign patents. 

  • Petroleum processing
  • BSChE, University of Missouri-Rolla, 1979
  • MSChE, University of Missouri-Rolla, 1982
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of Arkansas, 1987

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