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Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture Gene and Linda Voiland School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering Newsletter 2017

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Growing algae for biofuels

Sandra Rincon, graduate student and Fulbright scholar, using new cultivation technique for growing algae.Washington State University researchers have developed a way to grow algae more efficiently—in days instead of weeks—and make the algae more viable for several industries, including biofuels.

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Major gift advances WSU thermodynamics research

Alexandra Navrotsky snips the ribbon celebrating the opening of the ‘AlexInstitute’ for experimental thermodynamics.Washington State University recently announced the creation of the Alexandra Navrotsky Institute for Experimental Thermodynamics (AlexInstitute), made possible by a $1 million gift from Alexandra Navrotsky, Distinguished Interdisciplinary Professor of Ceramic, Earth, and Environmental Materials Chemistry at University of California, Davis.

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WSU receives grant to study heart problems

Alla Kostyukova with her studentsWashington State University researchers have received a $1.57 million National Institutes of Health grant to understand the molecular-scale mechanisms that cause cardiomyopathy, or heart muscle disease.

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NSF career awards

Jean-Sabin McEwen (left) and Steven SaundersMcEwen and Saunders, assistant professors in the Voiland School, received National Science Foundation Career Awards, which provide significant research support to young faculty beginning their careers.

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