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.
April 10, 2015
Atlas Energy Systems LLC, a Purdue University startup, is one of five finalists in the student track of the 2015 Clean Energy Challenge, a nationally recognized accelerator program for clean energy innovation, run by Chicago-based nonprofit Clean Energy Trust and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.Read Full Story
March 26, 2015
Discovery Park Student Poster Session and Reception. Highlighting undergraduates in DP-affiliated interdisciplinary internships. Organizer: Discovery Learning Research Center. 4:30-6 p.m. Hall for Discovery and Learning Research, Atrium (first floor). Remarks at 5:30 p.m. by Stephen Beaudoin, interim associate vice provost for academic affairs and professor of chemical engineering. Free but RSVP required by April 2; URL: www.purdue.edu/discoverypark/learningcenter/studentevent.phpRead Full Story
March 23, 2015
Researchers have shown how to convert waste packing peanuts into high-performance carbon electrodes for rechargeable lithium-ion batteries that outperform conventional graphite electrodes, representing an environmentally friendly approach to reuse the waste.Read Full Story