Dr. Tsao to be honored by the Society for Commercial Development of Industrial Biotechnology
November 1, 2013
Dr. Tsao, a retired professor of Chemical Engineering, founder of the Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering, and with a courtesy appointment in Agricultural & Biological Engineering, will be honored on November 12 during the 2nd International Forum on Commercializing Global Green: Markets from the Value Chain Perspective. The Society for Commercial Development of Industrial Biotechnology is an industry group affiliated with the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates.
The ceremony will take place at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia, PA.
July 25, 2014
A Purdue Research Park-based company whose one-step, patent-pending technology could improve the efficiency of alternative fuels and the production of fragrance products has received funding from the National Science Foundation. Spero Energy Inc. has received a six-month SBIR Phase I grant from the NSF worth $150,000. Its technology is based on Purdue University intellectual property.Read Full Story