CJ Ponge

CJ Ponge
  • Graduate Student

Contact Info

LEEP2, Room 2444
1530 W. 15th Street
Lawrence, KS 66045


Research Advisor: Mark Shiflett


Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering (In Progress)


CJ earned his Bachelor’s degree (2016) and Master’s degree (2021) in Chemical Engineering (minor in Engineering Entrepreneurship) from Villanova University. He ran the Thermodynamics Laboratory at the Chemours Company (2017-2021) measuring VLE and thermophysical properties of Fluorocarbon mixtures.  He is currently pursuing his PhD at the University of Kansas as a member of the Shiflett research group.  His research is focused on the adsorption of PFAS using Zeolites.