The Curiosity Drives Progress Lecture Series showcases the College of Science and Engineering's top faculty in TED-style lightning talks. Our fourth lecture will spotlight faculty members Bill Arnold, Paul Dauenhauer, and Crystal Ng presenting on their research related to sustainability and the environment.
Curiosity Drives Progress Lecture Series: Sustainability and the Environment
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
6 p.m. - Doors Open
6:30 p.m. - TED-style talks by featured faculty members
7:45 p.m. - Reception with light refreshments
Coffman Memorial Union
Lecture is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. Seating is first-come, first-served the day of the event.
About the Speakers:
Bill Arnold, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Joseph T. and Rose S. Ling Professor, Associate Department Head, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering,
will present "Stuck in the Muck: Our Household Chemical Footprint Revealed in Sediment Cores”
Paul Dauenhauer, Associate Professor, DuPont Young Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
, will present “An Ocean of Sustainable Carbon: A Future of Novel Materials from Biomass”
Crystal Ng, Assistant Professor, Department of Earth Sciences
, will present "Tribally Directed Collaborative Research on Wild Rice"
Learn more at cse.umn.edu/publiclecture