2013 Archive

Tenhaeff explores new electrolyte design for lighter, safer lithium ion battery packs.

September 25, 2013

tenhaeffWyatt Tenhaeff, the newest member of the Chemical Engineering faculty, will spend the next year exploring whether engineered electrolytes can be designed to create lighter and safer lithium ion battery packs that power electric and hybrid vehicles. Tenhaeff, will be working with Dr.Gabriel Veith, a senior staff scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), who is the principal investigator of the project; Tenhaeff worked in the same group with Veith at ORNL before joining the ChemE faculty this summer.

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Three Former Students Inducted as Fellows of the AIMBE

February 20, 2012

Three former PhD students/post-doctoral fellow of Professor J.H. David Wu were inducted as Fellows of the AIMBE (American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering) in the induction ceremony held in Washington DC.  AIMBE is a national leadership group and honor society, representing 50,000 individuals and the top 2% of medical and biological engineers (http://www.aimbe.org/about-aimbe/).
(left to Right) Dr. Wang, Prof. Wu, Prof. Mantalaris, & Prof. Sakai

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