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<p>Ph.D. student Aravindh Rajan explains how the world’s first continuous thermoelectrochemical cooler prototype works as Paul M. Dabbar tours the Scalable Thermal Energy Engineering Lab (STEEL). The lab is located within the Carbon Neutral Energy Solutions (CNES) building and is under the direction of Associate Professor Shannon Yee. Photo by Ashley Ritchie</p>
Paul M. Dabbar, undersecretary for science at the U.S. Department of Energy, toured several of Georgia Tech’s energy-related labs on Sept. 25.
Andrew J. Medford
Andrew J. Medford, an assistant professor in Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, has received a 35 Under 35 Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.
Student installs air sensor in classroom
As Georgia Tech has resumed limited in-person instruction during the coronavirus pandemic, Professor Nga Lee “Sally” Ng has been monitoring the air quality of select classrooms on campus.
hearing aid being made
Researchers want to help the hundreds of millions of older people worldwide who can’t afford existing hearing aids to address their age-related hearing to address their age-related hearing loss.
student group
Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering rose to 2nd in the nation (1st among public universities) for its undergraduate program in the latest rankings of U.S. News & World Report. Last year, the school was ranked 3rd.
trees
A new low-temperature, multi-phase process for upgrading lignin bio-oil to hydrocarbons could help expand use of the lignin, which is now largely a waste product left over from the production of cellulose and bioethanol from trees and other woody plants.