Austyn E. Vance, P.E.





Engineer, Trimeric Corporation, Buda, Texas, June 2011 – Present

Solar Energy Intern, Shell Tunisia, Tunis, Tunisia, 2009


Fields of Experience


Ms. Vance has experience in process engineering and technical services in several areas, including oil and gas, oil refining, CO2 processing and polysilicon production.  Some of Ms. Vance’s areas of experience include:


  • Development and implementation of process simulations
  • Emissions testing
  • CO2 capture
  • Gas scrubbing
  • Material and energy balance development
  • PFD and P&ID development
  • Analysis of plant analytical data / correlating simulations with plant data
  • Pipeline network hydraulic analysis
  • Costing of individual pieces of major process equipment
  • Relief valve calculations
  • Process hazards analysis, HAZOPs
  • Documentation of safe operating limits




Professional Registrations/Certifications


Registered Professional Engineer in the States of Texas and New Mexico




B.S., Chemical Engineering, 3.95/4.0 GPA, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 2011


Honors & Awards


  • Best Presentation for Bolivian Sanitation Engineering Project at the University of Tulsa Research Colloquium
  • Wilbur L. Nelson Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Chemical Engineering
  • Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honors Society
  • Omega Chi Epsilon Chemical Engineering Honor Society
  • Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society




(see separate publications list)