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Demichael D Winfield

Research Associate

Phone: (309) 681-6106 
Room 1000
1815 N University St.
Peoria IL 61604



ORCID:  0000-0003-0016-4489


Dr. DeMichael Winfield is a Research Chemist postdoc in the Bio-Oil Research Unit. DeMichael received his B.S. in Environmental Sciences with a focus in Environmental Chemistry from Georgia College and State University in 2016. In 2021, he completed his Ph.D. in Chemistry at the University of Georgia under Professor Jason Locklin where his research focused on the synthesis and characterization of thermoplastics from plant biomass.  His research interests are primarily in chemical modification of biomass and biomolecules for materials and energy applications.