Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Dr. Elise Granek's research focuses on some of the most delicate habitats on the globe: places where land and sea meet. Some of her resent research has made waves across the highly caffeinated Northwest.
In the PGE Foundation Power Engineering Education Laboratory, undergraduate and graduate students under the guidance of Dr. Robert Bass are gaining the experiences they'll need to power a rapidly changing world.
Anirudh Jain is a Catlin Gabel high schooler who executed the project described below in the Goforth Research Lab with the guidance of Dr. Andrea Goforth and from his own original research proposal. Sheng-Kuei Chiu is the graduate student that helped him arrange and perform almost all of the experiments. The Stockholm Jr. Water Prize is a major international competition and Anirudh is this year's US winner.
Portland State University and Wells Fargo announced this morning the winners of the inaugural PSU-Wells Fargo Cleantech Challenge. Two teams— Diatomix and Mobius Microfarms—tied in the final voting and will share the $25,000 grand prize in addition to professional service to further support the development of their innovations and business plans.
Dr. Hunter Shobe and David Banis of the Department of Geography are blowing up traditional map making in order to challenge our perceptions of Portland: its people, places, security cameras, and coyote sightings.