Erin Powell

Team Lead, Process Development Group at Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC)

Erin Powell, Ph.D., is the Team Lead, Process Development at the Saskatchewan Research Council. She leads a team of engineers and scientists that provide applied RD&D, scale-up, demonstration, and validation of value-added processing technologies for commercial application, achieving impacts in a wide range of industries.  This includes niche areas such as partial oil upgrading, resolving challenges in oil and gas surface operations including emulsions and fouling, oil sands, oil shales, coal liquefaction/gasification, energy and water use optimization, and greenhouse gas emissions reduction technologies.