Rafi Anowar has recently joined FEWLS research group this Summer, 2022! He is originally from Bangladesh, but he has graduated with a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, in Malaysia. After his graduation he spent about three years in industry working for the sectors of paint synthesis, water and wastewater treatment, specifically on polymers and membrane technologies. His research interests lie in the domain of polymer and bioengineering.
Welcome to the FEWLS team Rafi Anawar! We all wish you great success in your academic endeveours at the University of Kansas.
"My research at FEWLS involves enzymatic deconstruction of PET plastics. My goal is to improve polymer morphological control during hydrolysis to monomers and create a more effective plastics recycling strategy."