Nicholas Burtch, Ph.D.




Ph.D. 2016, Chemical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S.E. 2011, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan


Nick Burtch was born in Canada but also spent time living in the United States and Dubai before receiving his BSE in chemical engineering from the University of Michigan. He completed two research and development internships at Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, OH, and spent one summer conducting research at an herbal medicine research and production center in Ghana before joining the Walton group.


2015 Distinguished Young Scholar Seminar Speaker, UW - Seattle
2014, 2015 NSF Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide Travel Fellowship
2014 Milliken & Company Graduate Research Award
2013 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
2013 Waldemar T. Ziegler Award for Best Paper by a Graduate Student, Georgia Tech, School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
2013 Eastman Chemical Company Summer Graduate Fellowship