Lu Liu – Chief Engineering Officer & Cofounder

Having arrived in the U.S. from China over 10 years ago with a background in applied chemistry and chemical engineering, Dr. Lu Liu developed her expertise in chemical and biological processing, especially value-added chemical production. She has specialized in chemical reactor design and engineering, in catalyst development, in process scale-up, and in waste water treatment. Her industrial practice on projects worldwide brings another layer of value to Celtig’s business and research portfolios, ensuring our continued smooth transition toward industrialization and global expansion.  Dr. Liu earned a B.S. degree from Tongji University in China in chemical engineering and applied chemistry, followed by two masters degrees and a Ph.D. in engineering at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. She holds Six Sigma certification and is a licensed Professional Engineer.