Carter W. Abney is a Research Associate at Borregaard USA since 2021. Prior to this, he worked in the Corporate Strategic Research Laboratory of ExxonMobil Research & Engineering and was a Eugene P. Wigner Fellow at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He earned his Ph. D in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of Chicago in 2015 under the supervision of Prof. Wenbin Lin. Prior to that, he earned an M.S. in Chemistry from the University of North Carolina (Prof. Wenbin Lin) and a B.S. in Chemistry and Mathematics (Prof. Clark Landis) from the University of Wisconsin.