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Chemical engineer

Kathy Northcott, Australian chemical engineer. Achievements include design of mobile water treatment system for deployment to remote cold regions contaminated sites. Recipient postdoctoral research fellowship, Japan Society for Promotion of Science, 2004-2005, Engineering Excellence award, ACH, 2004. Member of Institute Chemical Engineers (associate).

Background

Northcott, Kathy was born on August 31, 1974 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Daughter of David and Joan Barnes.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honours in Chemical Engineering, University Melbourne, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy, University Melbourne, 2004.

Career

Project engineer Boral Energy, Adelaide, Australia, 1997. Production specialist Osborne Cogeneration, 1997—2000. Committee member Joint Victorian Chemical Engineering Committee, Melbourne, 2000—2002.

Water treatment engineer Australian Antarctic division, Kingston, Tasmania, Australia, 2003—2004. Postdoctoral researcher Kanazawa Institute Technology, Ishikawa, Japan, 2004—2005. Research fellow University Melbourne, Australia, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include design of mobile water treatment system for deployment to remote cold regions contaminated sites.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (conference publication) 6th World Congress Chemical Engineering. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Institute Chemical Engineers (associate).

Connections

Married Ben Northcott, November 21, 1998.

father:
David Barnes

mother:
Joan Barnes

spouse:
Ben Northcott