R. Dennis Vigil

Dennis Vigil is a CBiRC affiliate and a professor and Associate Department Chair in the Iowa State University Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering. Learn more about Dr. Vigil in his departmental profile.

Research Interests

Dr. Vigil is interested in developing and validating new models and computational methods for simulating the behavior of multiphase processes, particularly as they relate to important technological problems such as nanoparticle and advanced materials synthesis, enhanced oil recovery and aquifer remediation, and development of novel reaction engineering and separation approaches for algaculture.


Dr. Vigil received his Ph.D. (1990) and M.S. (1986) in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan and his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of New Mexico (1985).