Prof. Dr. Earl Goetheer graduated for his MSc. (specialization organic chemistry and process engineering) at the Wageningen University and has more than 15 years of experience in chemical engineering since. He obtained a PhD in chemical engineering (subject: applications using high pressure CO2) from the Eindhoven University of Technology.
Earl Goetheer is now working as principal scientist process technology at TNO (the largest research organization in the Netherlands) amongst others on the development of CO2 capture and utilization processes. Throughout his career, he has been involved in several large international EU-projects (eg. ALIGN, CASTOR, CESAR, CAPRICE, OCTAVIUS, ICAP). He has published more than 100 publications and more than 40 patents related to process engineering. He has been appointed as part time professor at the Technical University of Delft on the field of power to chemicals.