Chad A. Wocken is the Assistant Director for Clean Energy Solutions at the EERC where he leads projects related to oil and gas processing, alternative fuel development, and process optimization. His activities include research and development of technologies at the bench, pilot, and field demonstration scale. He holds a B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of North Dakota. Prior to his position at the EERC, he worked as a Project Engineer at URS/Radian International in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the fields of emission control and environmental remediation.