Chemical and Biochemical EngineeringWestern Engineering

Sohrab Rohani

Professor

Ph.D. from the University of Wales in Process Control
B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Pahlavi (Shiraz) University



Dr. Rohani is the past Chair of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Department at the University of Western Ontario.  He obtained his B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Pahlavi (Shiraz) University and his Ph.D. from the University of Wales in Process Control.  He spent two years at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich before joining the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Saskatchewan in 1982.  He has spent sabbatical leaves at the University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), England; ETH (Switzerland); the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Industries Chimiques (ENSIC), Nancy, France; and ApotexPharmaChem Inc. (Canada).  He has been the recipient of Engineering Medal in Research and Development from the Professional Engineers, Ontario, in 2008 and Western Faculty of Engineering Award for Excellence in Research in 2009.