Mark A. Musich, Research Engineer, received his M.S. and B.S. in Chemical Engineering, both from UND. Mr. Musich’s principal areas of interest and expertise include technology development for D&D of environmental management sites, systems analysis, briquetting processes, low-rank coals, coal beneficiation (including hydrothermal treatment, chemical and physical coal cleaning, and oil agglomeration), coal-water fuels, coal gasification, and design and operation of high-pressure/temperature equipment. Mr. Musich is a coauthor on two patents and over 50 publications.