Mariano Savelski, Ph.D.

Mariano Savelski, Ph.D.

Mariano Savelski, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

Mariano  Savelski, Ph.D.
Chemical Engineering

Contact Info
Bole 207


Personal Gender Pronoun: He/Him/His


Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
M.E., University of Tulsa
B.S., University of Buenos Aires

Research Interests: Process optimization and modeling; sustainability; food and beverage processing; separation processes; industrial process R&D and design for specialty chemical manufacturing, petroleum refining, food processing, and pharmaceutical manufacturing

Recent Publications:
M.J. Savelski, C.S. Slater, P.V. Tozzi, C.M. Wisniewski. “On the Simulation, Economic Analysis, and Life Cycle Assessment of Batch-mode Organic Solvent Recovery Alternatives for the Pharmaceutical Industry, Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, DOI: 10-1007/s10098-017-1444-8, 2017.

P.V. Tozzi, C.M. Wisniewski, N.J. Zalewski, M.J. Savelski, C.S. Slater, F.A. Richetti “Life Cycle Assessment of Solvent Extraction as a Low-energy Alternative to Distillation for Recovery of N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone from Process Waste,” Green Processing and Synthesis, DOI:, 2017.

B.M. Pastore, M.J. Savelski, C.S. Slater, F.A. Richetti “Life Cycle Assessment of N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone Reduction Strategies in the Manufacture of Resin Precursors,” Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy, 18, 2635-2647, 2016.

C.S. Slater, M.J. Savelski, D. Hitchcock, E.J. Cavanagh “Environmental Analysis of the Life Cycle Emissions of 2-methyl tetrahydrofuran Solvent Manufactured from Renewable Resources,” J. Envir. Sci. Health, Part A, 51, 487-494, 2016.

C.S. Slater, M.J. Savelski, P. Kostetskyy, M. Johnson “Shear-enhanced Microfiltration of Microalgae in a Vibrating Membrane Module,” Clean Technol. Envir. Policy, 17, 1743-1755, 2015.