Prof. Kerry M. Dooley

Kerry M. Dooley

BASF Professor

Room 262 Chemical Engineering Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA  70803
Phone: (225) 578-3063 


Educational Background

PhD, University of Delaware, 1983
MS, Tulane University, 1978
BS, Tulane University, 1976

Research Interests

  • Catalysis
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Energy

Research Group

J.C. Davila & Changyi Jiang in front of poster     J.C. Davila (REU student) and Changyi Jiang at Summer Undergraduate Research Forum

Jaren Lee holding check next to her winning poster     Jaren Lee with poster award from Southwest Catalysis Society


 Jaren Lee

Jaren Lee

Catalysis of Tar Removal from Gasifier Effluents


Changyi Jiang

Changyi Jiang

High Temperature Reforming Catalysis


J.C. Davila

High Temperature Reforming Catalysis


Michael Cangelosi

Building Educational Modules


Allie Breaux

Madison Ferda

Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Separations and Combustion Applications


Recent Alumni

James Bruno

James Bruno (post-doctoral researcher, Chandler group, Trinity University)


Josh Saltz

Josh Saltz (graduate student, UC Berkeley)


Michael Fertitta

Michael Fertitta (Bercen Chemical)


Rui Li

Rui Li (Bloom Energy)


Antoine Gisle (Munksjö R&D Center, Grenoble, France)


Luan Tran (LSU)