Dr. Jim Kimble

Dr. Jim Kimble is a Research Fellow in ConocoPhillips' Downstream Research and Development organization. He is responsible for assisting the Biofuels research group in efforts to develop attractive technology in the Biofuels area.

He joined Phillips Petroleum in 1978 in their R&D organization. He held research and research management positions in that organization since that time. His experience is in specialty and commodity chemicals, in refining technology (hydrotreating, isomerization, alkylation and reforming), gas to liquid technology, and other areas important to refiners.

He received a BS degree from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology and PhD from Iowa State University.

Dr. Jim Kimble can be reached at jim.b.kimble@conocophillips.com.