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14 of MarchPurdue’s ‘world’s whitest paint’ wins 2023 SXSW Innovation Award The world’s whitest paint, developed by Purdue University researchers and recognized in Guinness World Records, has been named winner of the 2023 Innovation Award in the sustainability category by South by Southwest Conference Festivals (SXSW).
3 of MarchWheelchair prototype safely navigates passengers through airports to aircraft seats Teams of recent Purdue University graduates have honed a patent-pending, dynamically adjustable wheelchair prototype designed to help users more efficiently and safely navigate airports, board aircraft and move through narrow aisleways to their seats.