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Brian Blank

Brian Blank

Engineer/ Scientist

Marathon Petroleum | Madison, Wisconsin USA


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My New Track

R Programmer

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Introduction to Python

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My Work

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Competition - Bee friendly plants


Introduction to R


Introduction to Python

DataCamp Course Completion

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My Work Experience

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Virent, Inc | Nov 2011 - Present

Advanced Researcher

Designed and conducted experiments for the optimization of catalytic materials. Employed and developed mathematical models to describe and predict complex chemical process systems. Management of Catalyst laboratory including synthesis and characterization equipment. Collaboration with R&D team for processes utilizing new materials. Lead technical workstreams with third parties including national labs, toll manufacturers, and catalyst vendors. Requirement gathering for data warehouse implementation.
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Virent Inc | Jan 2010 - Nov 2011

Materials Chemist


Virent, Inc | Sep 2008 - Jan 2010

Pilot plant operations


UOP | Jul 2007 - Sep 2008

Research Assistant

Catalysis R&D for the petrochemical industry.

My Education

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Master Science in Data ScienceNorthwestern University | 2024
B.S., Chemistry, Biochemistry/Molecular BiologyIllinois State University | 2007

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