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David Treviño Jr

Undergraduate Student Assistant
Primary office:
Strong Hall, room 151


1. What is your major at KU?

Chemical Engineering 


2. What is your background in research?

I currently work with Nicholas Reding under Dr. Mark Shiflett in the C&PE department. Our research focus lies in characterizing suppressing agents for metal dust explosions. My previous experiences in research include synthesis and characterization of heterogenous catalysts, in addition to theoretical modeling of heat transfer in packed bed of magnetocaloric materials. 


3. What do you do at the Center for Undergraduate Research?

As the undergraduate student assistant, I support administrative communications via social media and outreach, work closely with the center's Research Ambassadors, and coordinate on-campus events for students to present their research.

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