On March 17th, 2017, VCASE will be hosting its annual research overview seminar. The session will include presentations from faculty members and graduate students followed by a Q and A. It will be held in CEER 001 from 11 AM until 12:30 PM followed by poster session. There will be pizza at the end of the meeting.
Dr. Robert Traver – VCASE Overview
Dr. Seri Park and Sean Coffey
Focus on Sustainable Infrastructure Materials Research
Student’s presentation title - "Holistic Approach for Part-Time Shoulder Lane Effects".
Dr. Metin Duran and Kai Ding
Focus on Environmental Engineering Research
Student’s presentation title – “Reactivity of Carbon”
Dr. Virginia Smith and Samantha Butwill
Focus on Stormwater Infrastructure and Management Research
Student’s presentation title - “Working with VUSP: A Graduate Student’s Perspective”
Dr. Justinus Satrio and Roozbeh Seifollahy
Focus on Biomass Resources and Conversion Technologies Research
Student’s presentation title - "Improving the quality of bio oil by using catalytic fast pyrolysis approach"
Dr. Aaron Wemhoff and Zenghao Zhu
Focus on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Research
Student’s presentation title – “From red blood cells to super lubrication”
Dr. Ross Lee and Madelyn Spinner
Focus on Sustainable Engineering Program and Research
Student’s presentation title – "Optimization of anaerobic digestion and hydrothermal conversion of wastes to provide maximum STEEP benefits"
Dr. Virginia Smith will also give a brief overview of the Minor in Sustainability Studies program.
Poster session will be held in CEER 001 lobby.