Kristina Golub

kgolub [at]
Bunger Henry 418
Mailing Address: 

School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Dr. NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0100

Research Position 

Postdoc/Managing Director for UNCAGE-ME EFRC

Educational Background

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2012

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Georgia Tech, 2007


Christopher W Jones (postdoc)

Project Title

Metal-organic framework synthesis and characterization for furfural hydrogenation in flow reactor

Project Description


Golub, K.W., Smith, A.D., Hollister, E.B., Gentry, T.J., Holtzapple, M.T., 2011. Investigation of intermittent air exposure on four-stage and one-stage anaerobic semi-continuous mixed-acid fermentations. Bioresource Technology, DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2011.02.011.

Golub, K.W., Forrest, A.K., Mercy, K.L., Holtzapple, M.T., 2011. Propagated fixed-bed mixed-acid fermentation: Part I: Effect of volatile solid loading rate and agitation at high pH. Bioresource Technology, DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2011.08.135.

Golub, K.W., Golub, S.R., Meysing, D.M., Holtzapple, M.T. 2012. Propagated fixed-bed mixed-acid fermentation: Effect of volatile solid loading rate and agitation at near-neutral pH. Bioresour. Tech., DOI:10.1016/j.biortech.2012.08.094.

Golub, K.W., Forrest, A.K., Wales, M.E., Hammett A.M., Wilkinson, H.W., Holtzapple, M.T. 2012. Comparison of three screening methods to select mixed-microbial inoculum for mixed-acid fermentations. Bioresource Technology, DOI:10.1016/j.biortech.2012.10.010.

Cope, L.J., Hammett, A.J.M., Kolomiets, E.A., Forrest, A.K., Golub, K.W., Hollister, E.B., Dewitt, T.J., Gentry, T.J., Holtzapple, M.T., Wilkinson, H.H., 2014. Evaluating the performance of carboxylate platform fermentations across diverse inocula originating as sediments from extreme environments. Bioresource Technology, DOI:10.1016/j.biortech.2013.12.105.

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What are your future travel destinations?

I love to travel and experience new cultures. I plan to visit Iceland in 2017 and Machu Picchu in 2018.