Andrew Paluch, Ph.D.

Portrait of Dr. Andrew Paluch

Associate Professor

64 H Engineering Building
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Research Interests

  • Phase-equilibria thermodynamics
  • Solution Theories
  • Separation Processes
  • Molecular Simulation


  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering
    University of Notre Dame
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering
    University of Notre Dame
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering
    SUNY University at Buffalo
    June 2008
  • B.A., Mathematics
    SUNY University at Buffalo
    June 2008


  • Miami University, Department of Chemical, Paper, and Biomedical Engineering, Associate Professor, August 2019–Present
  • Miami University, Department of Chemical and Paper Engineering, Assistant Professor, August 2013–July 2019
  • University of Notre Dame, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Graduate Research Assistant, July 2008–April 2013
  • Sandia National Laboratories, Department of Surface and Interface Sciences Graduate Research Assistant, May–August 2009
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks, Geophysical Institute Undergraduate Research Assistant, June–August 2006 and June–August 2007
  • SUNY University at Buffalo, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering Undergraduate Research Assistant, August 2006–June 2008

Honors and Awards

  • Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data Emerging Investigator, 2018
  • Inaugural Miami University Associated Student Government Affordable Education Leader Award, 2017 - 2018
  • American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund Undergraduate Young Investigator Award, 2016
  • Miami University Student Activities Advisor of the Year (AlChE), 2015 - 2016
  • AIChE Separations Division Graduate Student Research Award (Crystallization and Evaporation), 2013
  • AIChE Computational Molecular Science and Engineering Graduate Student Research Award, 2011
  • Arthur J. Schmitt Presidential Fellowship, University of Notre Dame, 2008–2013
  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholar, 2007–2008
  • James W. and Nancy A. McLernon Superior Scholar Award, University at Buffalo, 2008
  • University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Science Senior Scholarship, 2008
  • American Chemical Society (Western New York Local Section), Outstanding College Student of the Year, 2008

Principal Publications

Please see Dr. Paluch's Google Scholar Profile for a list of Publications.