Potential uses include economical battery materials to capture solar energy and materials that convert water to hydrogen using sunlight.
The College of Natural Sciences congratulates its faculty members that have demonstrated high distinction in teaching, research and service to the university and their field of study. Below are the faculty members that have received promotion in 2012.
Marcotte’s project focuses on what he sees as the next step in “next-generation” genome sequencing technology.
Physicists awarded a U.S. patent for an invention that could someday be used to turn nuclear waste into fuel, thus removing the most dangerous forms of waste from the fuel cycle.
The award will enhance the training of undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers.