Bhagyesha Patil joined the PhD program in C&PE in Fall 2017. She works in the CEBC in Dr. Bravo Group. Bhagyesha has a masters’ degree in Chemical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences (BITS -Pilani), Pilani Campus and received her undergraduate degree, also in Chemical Engineering from Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, India. Her research interests expand in the areas of heterogeneous catalysis, their characterization and reaction kinetics. She is currently working on In-Situ and Operando Spectroscopic Studies on Tungsten based Catalysts for Olefin synthesis by Metathesis Reaction.