Purdue professors Jay P. Gore and Klein Ileleji traveling to Chinese University
May 29, 2009
This exchange is part of a larger research project supported by the Chinese National Academy and Academician Kifa Cen to support one professor, one graduate student and one center director to spend time at Zhejiang each year for the next five years. Klein Ileleji is Purdue’s project lead and both professors will give lectures on Purdue’s expertise in energy, biomass utilization and global sustainability.
Zhejiang University hosts the Chinese National Center for Bioenergy. It is located in the city of Hangzhou located approximately 111 miles from Shanghai.
April 27, 2016
Purdue's Morrill Awards were announced Monday (April 25) at the Faculty Awards Convocation for three professors whose careers have demonstrated excellence in their teaching, research and engagement missions. This is the fifth year of the Morrill Award, initiated to honor the Morrill Act of 1862, which allowed for the establishment of land-grant colleges and universities. The award comes with a $30,000 prize, which may be used as discretionary funds or salary supplements. The 2016 Morrill Award winners: Monika Ivantysynova, the Maha Fluid Power Systems Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Agricultural and Biological EngineeringRead Full Story