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Defining and Refining the Energy-Water-Food Nexus

May 21 - 23, 2017

Muhammad Ali Center, Louisville, KY

Workshop Co-Chair

Dr. Delaina Amos 
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Louisville

Workshop Co-Chair

Dr. Mahendra Sunkara
Professor & Director, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

Generously funded in part by the National Science Foundation

Workshop Coordinator

Andrew Marsh
Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville 

Organizing Committee


Workshop Chairs

Delaina Amos, PhD
Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, University of Louisville

Mahendra Sunkara, PhD
Professor, Chemical Engineering & Director, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville


Workshop Coordinator

Andrew Marsh
Assistant Director
Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research
University of Louisville 


Fiscal Officer

Eunice Salazar
Administrative Associate
Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research
University of Louisville


Technical Advisory Board

Michael Graetzel, PhD

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

 

Greg C. Heitzman, PE, MBA

President, BlueWater Kentucky

 

Daniel Nocera, PhD

Professor of Chemistry, Harvard

 

Paul Shrivastava, PhD

Executive Director of Future Earth, Concordia U, Canada

 

Eicke Weber, PhD

Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy, Germany


Committee Members

Thad Druffel, PhD, PE

Theme Leader, Solar Energy Conversion, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

 

Jacek Jasinski, PhD

Theme Leader, Materials Characterization Facility, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

 

Eugene Krentsel, PhD

Assoc. VP of Research and Innovation, University of Louisville

 

Mohan Sankaran, PhD

Professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

 

Noppadon Sathitsuksanoh, PhD

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering, University of Louisville

 

Jagannadh Satyavolu, PhD

Theme Leader, Biomass & Biofuels, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

 

Josh Spurgeon, PhD

Theme Leader, PV/PEC Devices, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

 

Gamini Sumanasekera, PhD

Theme Leader, Energy Storage, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research, University of Louisville

 

Yushan Yan, PhD

Professor & Associate Dean for Research & Entrepreneurship, University of Delaware