William Gunther 
Ph.D. StudentRoom: 66-025
Telephone: 617-253-0070
Email: wgunther@mit.edu
William received his B.S. Chemical Engineering Summa Cum Laude from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Through internships, he developed an interest in energy production and process optimization. At MIT, he is pursuing a Ph.D. in chemical engineering and will attend the practice school. His research focuses on biomass pyrolysis oil upgrading, specifically fractionating the oil and catalytically upgrading each stream separately. Outside of work, William enjoys running, playing soccer, camping, canoeing and fishing.More information about William can be found at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/williamgunther