Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

(WPI) A well-regarded, small engineering college.

Address: Worcester, MA, USA.
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Alex Maag, a WPI graduate student in chemical engineering, coordinated the lab experiments for the project and oversaw the contributions of a Major Qualifying Project (MQP) team: senior chemical engineering majors Maria Bailey, Jeremy Hemingway, and Nick Carabillo.
This study was completed as partial fulfillment of the Major Qualifying Project for the B.S.
Each student is required to demonstrate competence in the major by successfully completing a project in his or her major field of study, called the Major Qualifying Project. Students also complete a project emphasizing interactions among technology, society and human needs called the Interactive Qualifying Project.
The three are doing it as their major qualifying project, a year-long required course.