RESEARCH ENGINEER

Arthur L. Lucas

Education

B.S., Chemical Engineering, West Virginia University Institute of Technology

Art Lucas has built a record of engineering accomplishments within various engineering disciplines, with experience at Marathon Ashland Petroleum, Akzo Nobel, Sunoco Chemicals, and DuPont Chemicals. He has provided engineering support for propylene purification and polymerization, polymer extrusion technology, process debottlenecking, solids processing and material transfer operations. He also has experience in simulating chemical processes with engineering software to develop a complete understanding of system dynamics.

Since joining AVN, Art has designed and operated multiple pilot plant startups and process scale up in areas of bio and chemical sciences. Art has also been awarded multiple patents within biomass refining and water purification technologies.