Jan Kopyscinski

Title: 
Associate Professor
Academic title(s): 

P.Eng. Dr. Sc.

Jan Kopyscinski
Contact Information
Email address: 
jan.kopyscinski [at] mcgill.ca
Degree(s): 

2010 Doctor of Sciences (Dr. Sc. ETH Zurich)  
Chemical Engineering and Catalysis
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland

2005 Diplom-Ingenieur  
Environmental Science and Process Engineering
Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU), Cottbus, Germany

Office: 
4310
Research areas: 
Catalysis
Electrical-to-Chemical Energy Conversion
Energy
Current research: 

Research areas:

  • Heterogeneous catalysis
  • Reactor design (Optical accessible catalytic plate reactor, micro-channel reactor)
  • Spatially-resolved measurements of gas species, adsorbed surface species and catalyst surface temperature
  • Understanding reaction mechanisms
  • Kinetic parameter estimation and model discrimination
  • Design of energy efficient processes

Processes:

  • Syngas- and CO2- Methanation
  • Power-to-Gas process
  • Hydrogenation
  • Methane conversion
  • Catalyzed gasification

 

Teaching areas: 

CHEE 204 Chem Engineering Principles 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 423 Chemical Reaction Engineering 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

Coordination

CHEE 456 Design Project 1 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 457 Design Project 2 5 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 363 Projects Chem Eng 1 2 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 494 Research Project & Seminar 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 495 Research Project & Seminar 2 4 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

CHEE 496 Environmental Research Project 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

 

Previous Courses

CHEE 401 Energy Systems Engineering (3 Credits) (2015-2016)

Guest Lecture

CHEM 512 Catalysis, Concepts and App  (3 Credits) (2016, 2017)

 

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