Mariefel V. Olarte | AIChE

Mariefel V. Olarte

Citation name

Olarte, M. V.


Pacific Northwest National Laboratory





Dr.Olarte joined Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in 2011 and her main focus has been on the catalytic conversion of biomass to renewable fuels as well as in developing analytical methods to characterize bio-oils and its products. She has experience in operating bench-scale (400 and 800 mL) continuous flow reactors for bio-oil hydrotreating as well as intimately involved in reactor scaling up efforts at PNNL. Since joining PNNL she has also worked on fast pyrolysis, hydrothermal liquefaction, catalytic deconstruction of biomass and catalytic hydrothermal gasification. She has a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of the Philippines Los Banos, a MS in Paper Science and Engineering and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Associated proceedings 

2014 AIChE Annual Meeting
2017 Annual Meeting
2018 Spring Meeting and 14th Global Congress on Process Safety
2023 AIChE Annual Meeting