Roger Hilten, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Practice - Design and Innovation

Education
  • Ph.D., Bio and Ag Engineering, University of Georgia, 2008 – 2012
  • M.S., Biological Engineering, University of Georgia, 2002 – 2004
  • B. S., Ecology, University of Georgia, 1996 – 2001
Professional Appointments

Assistant Professor of Practice, University of Georgia College of Engineering, present

Other Professional Experience
  • Research Engineer, University of Georgia, 2007 – 2014
  • Research Engineer II, University of Georgia: Das Group, Biorefinery Program, 2007 – 2014
  • Research Technician III, University of Georgia, 2006 – 2007
  • Research Technician II, University of Georgia, 2002 – 2004
Publications
Patents
  • Torrefaction reduction of coke formation on catalysts used in esterification and cracking of biofuels from pyrolysed lignocellulosic feedstocks
    U.S. Patent 9,175,235
  • Production of higher quality bio-oils by in-line esterification of pyrolysis vapor
    U.S. Patent 8,900,416

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