Charles I. Shaughnessy

Graduate Student
PhD in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering- Chemical Focus (In Progress)
Primary office:
CEBC LSRL Building C Room 149


Charles Shaughnessy is currently working on his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering while conducting research for Dr. Kevin Leonard. His current research interests include CO2 reduction, materials characterization, and high pressure electrochemistry. He graduated from the University of Dallas in 2015 with a B.S. in Chemistry. While at the University of Dallas he received the Robert A. Welch Undergraduate Chemistry Research Award for his work in photocatalyst synthesis, spent a semester abroad in Italy, and played NCAA DIII lacrosse. 


Social Media Links

Add us to your LinkedIn 

Like us on Facebook  

Follow us on Twitter  

Check out these Alumni Videos too:

Sylvia Ogechi Nwosu

Green Office


Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Weekly Event(s):

CPE Graduate Seminar

Mindfulness Time

Looking for Graduate Workshops and Events? Click HERE

University Events can be found HERE

High school seniors can apply to the SELF Program, a four-year enrichment and leadership experience
Engineering students build concrete canoes, Formula race cars, unmanned planes, and rockets for competitions nationwide
More first and second place awards in student AIAA aircraft design contests than any other school in the world
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
KU Today