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Daniel Dixon

PhD Candidate

PhD Project: Oil soluble polymers for the flocculation of fine mineral particles in bitumen and complex fluids

M.Eng. (Thesis) Chemical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
B.Sc. Engineering Chemistry, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada

Research interests: 

  • Polymer synthesis and characterization
  • Intermolecular and surface interactions of soft matter
  •  Molecular simulation
  • Bioactive surfaces


  • NSERC Post Graduate Scholarship (2017)
  • Captain Thomas Farrell Greenhalgh Memorial Graduate Scholarship (2016)
  • Eugene-Ulmer-Lamothe Graduate Award (2011)