Richard D. Braatz

Edwin R. Gilliland Professor, Chemical Engineering @ MIT

Dr. Richard D. Braatz is the Edwin R. Gilliland Professor of Chemical Engineering at MIT, where he conducts research into advanced biopharmaceutical manufacturing systems. In this role, he leads process data analytics, mechanistic modeling, and control systems for many projects, including on monoclonal antibody, viral vaccine, and gene therapy manufacturing within the Center of Biomedical Innovation, and on protein crystallization, continuous lyophilization, and therapeutic protein formulation within the Department of Chemical Engineering.