- B. S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019
- M. S., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2022
Harshal was born in Columbus, Ohio. He graduated in 2019 from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering. While there, he worked with Dr. Ryan Lively to use MOFs as a biofuel separation strategy and with Dr. Matthew Realff to simulate CO2 sequestration processes. He then completed an M.S. degree under the guidance of Dr. Marcel Schreier at the UW-Madison. Throughout his M.S., he worked on the electrocatalytic transformations of short alkanes and polymers. He joined the Boydston Group in February of 2022. In his free time, Harshal enjoys reading fantasy novels, going on runs, and building keyboards.