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Megan Buttrum

Human Resources Assistant (Office Automation)

Biography and Research

Megan Buttrum has been a Physical Science Technician at NCAUR, USDA-ARS, Peoria, IL since 2016. Megan received her B.S. in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Bradley University. Megan works with Dr. Atanu Biswas and a team of scientists conducting research on green chemistry, polysaccharides, and vegetable oils. This research focuses on the chemical and enzymatic, microwave-assisted modifications of renewable resources (i.e. starch, protein, and bio-oils) to produce value-added commercial products.


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