Auburn University leads $2 million DOE project to maximize U.S. fuel economy By Paul Hollis Auburn University researchers are leading a $2 million U.S. Department of Energy project that promises to improve fuel efficiency and economy. The project will create a bio-based fuel additive that can be blended with diesel fuel to reduce soot and greenhouse gas emissions and yield cleaner engine operation in cold-weather conditions. Joining as collaborators in the research are Cornell University, the University of Alabama, Virginia Tech and corporate partners Microvi Biotech, Inc. and EcoEngineers....
Satellite images revealing an Arctic ice cap destabilizing at “unexpected and unprecedented” speed have scientists questioning the stability of some polar ice caps.
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Congratulations to Marjolein van der Meulen, Ph.D. for receiving the New ASBMR 2018 Adele L. Boskey Award!
The award will be presented on Saturday, September 29 during the ASBMR 2018 Annual Meeting in Montréal, Québec, Canada.
Meredith Silberstein, Assistant Professor, Mills Family Faculty Fellow along with Alan Zehnder, Professor
win the College of Engineering Excellence in Teaching Award (Cornell University) 2018 for their strong teaching and excellent revamping of the undergraduate solids curriculum.
This award will be presented on Friday, September 28 at the ASBMR 2018 Annual Meeting in Montréal, Québec, Canada.
Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao wins third place award in “Our Microbes, Our Global Health” international symposium poster contest
Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao, a Ph.D. student from the Erickson lab, wins the third place award for his FeverPhone research, in the “Our Microbes, Our Global Health” symposium poster contest
Three Cornell University professors contributed to the successful proposal to lead the National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium, a new $18.5 million federal endeavor to enhance the United States’ wind-energy economy and substantially decrease greenhouse gas emissions.