Discover Energy Summer 2009 Newsletter
July 24, 2009
Discovering and delivering sustainability in a scientific, quantitative and measurable manner; meeting the global challenge of complex sustainable system of systems; and facilitating access and success in sustainability education at all levels are key elements of Purdue’s strategic approach.
In this first all electronic distribution issue of Discover EnergyTM you will learn more about the Energy Center’s activities over the spring 2009 semester. You’ll find that we’ve been fortunate to have two of Purdue’s great alumni share their Hydrogen expertise with our students and research community. You’ll also read about Purdue’s Nuclear Engineering program, Green Building initiative, Sustainability Council, Indiana Advanced Battery Research, and meet two of our newest Advisory Council members.
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July 29, 2014
Michael Ladisch, distinguished professor of agricultural and biological engineering at Purdue University, has been appointed to the board of directors of the newly created Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research, which Congress authorized in the 2014 farm bill. Ladisch, who also is director of Purdue's Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering and holds a joint appointment in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, is one of 15 board members appointed by U.S. agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on July 23.Read Full Story