Members: Ben Spivey - BYU PRISM Group

Ben Spivey - UT Austin

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Ben is currently an Applications Engineer for ExxonMobil Chemical in the Baytown Texas Chemical Plant. Ben works with Advanced Process Control (APC) and automation of operations for safety, environmental, and economic driven applications. His expertise is in the development and application of optimization technology to the solution of process simulation, estimation, and control problems.




Ben began his professional career with General Electric Energy in the Gas Turbine Technology group. He was responsible for managing instrumentation of hot gas path hardware, design and thermal analysis of turbine components, and managing component quality with suppliers.

In 2012 Ben joined ExxonMobil Chemical as an Applications Engineer following two internships at ExxonMobil Chemical in plant process control groups.

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