As head of the Geochemistry department, Mark Conrad focuses his research on using stable isotope measurements of groundwater and soil gas to identify areas of microbial activity, especially pertaining to bioremediation.
Harvey Blanch has a career in biofuels research that spans more than 40 years. His personal research has focused on enzymes that can break lignocellulose down into fermentable sugars, but his knowledge of biofuels covers a much broader swath of territory.
business and entrepreneurial development
Bill Shelander collaborates with Lab scientists to advance their inventions toward marketable applications in fields from biofuels and fuel cells to hydrogen production and nano-conductors.