Keith A. Schimmel

TitleAssociate Professor

DepartmentEnergy and Environmental Systems

Phone336-285-2329

Fax336-256-2344

Emailschimmel@ncat.edu

Websitewww.ncat.edu/cost/departments/ees

OfficeGibbs Hall
Room: 301

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Keith A. Schimmel

Education

Ph D: Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, 1990

MS: Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, 1986

BS: Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, 1984


Research Interests

Biofuels, Bioremediation, Membrane Separations and Membrane Reactors, Nondispersive Extraction, STEM Education


Recent Publications

Issa,  Aseel  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  Abolghasem,  Shahbazi  Ibrahim,  Salam  Tahergorabi,  Reza  ( 2018).  Sweet Potato Starch‐Based Nanocomposites: Development, Characterization and Biodegradability.    Starch‐Stärke.

Rafati,  M.   Wang,  Lijun  Dayton,  David  Schimmel,  Keith  Kabadi,  Vinayak  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2016).  Techno-economic analysis of production of Fisher-Tropsch liquids via biomass gasification: the effects of Fischer-Tropsch catalysts and natural gas co-feeding.  ( 133,  pp. 153-166).   Energy Conversion and Management.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Microarray analysis of the effect of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) phenolic extract in bovine peripheral blood..  ( 1,  pp. 1-7).   Journal of Applied Animal Research.

Ayad,  Amira  El-Rab,  Deiaa  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Worku,  Mulumebet  Schimmel,  Keith  Ejimakor,  Godfrey  Zimmerman,  Tahl  Ibrahim,  Salam  ( 2016).  Using date palm by-products to cultivate Lactobacilllus reuteri spp..  No    Journal of Food Research.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Immunomodulatory activities of polyphenol extract from cowpea on bovine polymorphonuclear neutrophils.  ( supplement 5,  94,  pp. 86-87).   Journal of Animal Science.

Adjei-Fremah,  Sarah  Asiamah,  Emmanuel  Ekwemalor,  Kingsley  Jackai,  Louis  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  ( 2016).  Modulation of bovine WNT Signalling genes by Cowpea phenolic extracts in vitro.  ( 3,  8,  pp. 21-35).   Journal of Agricultural Science.

Boakye-Boatena,  N.  Xiu,  S.  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Li,  R.  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2016).  Use of Miscanthus press juice within a green biorefinery platform.  ( 207,  pp. 285-292).   Bioresource Technology.

Boakye-Boatena,  N.  Xiu,  S.  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Li,  R.  Mims,  M.  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2016).  Effects of fertilizer application and dry/wet processing of Miscanthus x giganteus on bioethanol production.  ( 204,  pp. 98-105).   Bioresource Technology.

Uzochukwu,  Godfrey  Schimmel,  Keith  Kabadi,  Vinayak  Chang,  Shoou-Yuh  Pinder,  Tanya  Ibrahim,  Salam  ( 2015).  Proceedings of the 2013 National Conference on Advances in Environmental Science and Technology.    Springer.

Bililign,  Solomon  Schimmel,  Keith  Roop,  John  Meyerson,  Gregory  ( 2015).  A university without departments and colleges -A new structure to strengthen disciplinary and interdisciplinary education and research.  ( 3,  11,  ).   International Journal for Innovation Education and Research.

Reddy,  Muchha  Schimmel,  Keith  Yu,  Jianmei  ( 2014).  Production and characterization of biochars from agricultural by-products for use in soil quality enhancement.    Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis.

Sayemuzzaman,  Mohammad  Jha,  Manoj  Mekonnen,  Ademe  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2014).  Subseasonal climate variability for North Carolina, United States.  ( 145,  pp. 69--79).   Atmospheric research.

Nwachukwu,  Raymond  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Worku,  Mulumebet  Ibrahim,  Salam  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2013).  Optimization of Cultural Conditions for Conversion of Glycerol to Ethanol by Enterobacter Aerogenes S012.  ( 1,  3,  pp. 12).   AMB Express.

Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Ibrahim,  Salam  Worku,  Mulumebet  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2012).  Bioconversion of glycerol to ethanol by a mutant Enterobacter aerogenes.  ( 2(1),  pp. 1-6).   AMB Express.

Nwachukwu,  RES  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Ibrahim,  Salam  Worku,  Mulumebet  Schimmel,  Keith  ( 2012).  Bioconversion of glycerol to ethanol by a mutant Enterobacter aerogenes.  ( 1,  2,  pp. 1–6).   AMB express.

SAYEMUZZAMAN,  Mohammed  Schimmel,  Keith  PORTER,  Michael  Bililign,  Solomon  Mekonnen,  Ademe  Lin,  Yuh Lang  Rastigeyev,  Yevgenly  Zhang,  Jing  WHITEHEAD,  Kendra  YOUNG,  Candice  ( 2012).  CLIMATE MISCONCEPTION REMEDIATION WITH 3-D VISUALIZATIONS.    2012 GSA Annual Meeting in Charlotte.

Schimmel,  Keith  Jost,  Muktha  Carter,  Tyrette  Watlington,  Shawn  Mcmanus,  Terrie  Bililign,  Solomon  Worrell,  Terry  Lin,  Yuh Lang  ( 2012).  Middle and High School Teacher Professional Development Through University Research Experiences and Curriculum Development.    American Society for Engineering Education.