Speaker 12: Paul Berger - Oil Chem Technologies
Vice President/Technical Director
Oil Chem Technologies, Inc.
Paul Berger is the vice president and the technical director for Oil Chem Technologies.
Dr. Berger is a graduate of CCNY and NYU both located in New York City and has over 45 years experience in surfactants research and applications.
Prior to joining Oil Chem Technologies, he was the research director for Witco Chemicals worldwide.
holds many patents and has published numerous papers related to the use of surfactants for oil recovery, agriculture and industrial applications.
developed and holds several patents for the formulation of glyphosate including Roundup Ready, one of the most successful herbicides.
was the recipient of Witco's first Scientist of the Year Award in 1990 and the recipient of 2001 Rosen Award from the American Oil Chemists Society
for pioneering work in discovering a new alkylation, sulfonation reaction that has found application in Enhanced Oil Recovery, asphalt formulations, detergents, catalysts and metal treating.
Since 1997, Dr. Berger has directed the development of new processes and surfactants for EOR.