Heterogeneous catalysis, catalyst design and synthesis, time-resolved FTIR spectroscopy of condensed systems, x-ray absorption spectroscopy (EXAFS, XANES), reaction mechanisms in nanoscale systems, photocatalysis.
Robert Rioux named Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering
This is a great recognition of Rob's ongoing contributions to our department, to Penn State, and to the broader technical community.
Congratulations to Dr. Rioux.
Faculty member Robert Rioux receives 2014 Penn State Excellence in Advising Award
Graduate student Taslima Zaman receives the 2014 Air Products Graduate Fellowship in Chemical Engineering
Venkat Ravi Receives the "Best Paper Award" at the 2013 Chemical Engineering Research Symposium
Congratulations to Vekat Ravi who has received the "Best Paper Award" for his publication entitled "Thermodynamic Profiles at the Solvated Inorganic-Organic Interface: The Case of Gold-Thiolate Monolayers".