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Alex McEttrick

Class of 2024Milton, Massachusetts


Hi, my name is Alex McEttrick! I'm a senior from Milton, Massachusetts pursuing a chemistry research project. Outside of academics, I cox for my crew, lead for my school's Model UN and debate programs, and tweak benchmark settings on my PC.


  • "Automotive exhaust gas capture performance of a simple oxide " with mentor Nicholas (Working project)

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Automotive exhaust gas capture performance of a simple oxide

Started July 28, 2023

Abstract or project description

The student will synthesize a few different simple oxide materials to test their gas capture performance for automotive exhaust gases. He will synthesize 3-5 materials and characterize them to ensure that the proper material has been made and then test and quantify their gas capture performance.