Jonathan Mathews, associate professor of energy and mineral engineering, was named a 2016 Fellow by the American Chemical Society (ACS) for his outstanding contributions to science and the profession, and service to the ACS community.
The Division of Undergraduate Studies, in partnership with many academic colleges, will host the seventh annual Business Majors Night from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sept. 7 in 110 Business Building.
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences has announced speakers and dates for the fall 2016 Arkema Speaker Series. The series features talks from leaders in materials science and engineering research and are held from 9:45 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays in 117 Osmond Laboratory. Seminars are free and open to the public.
Getting a summer internship is a great way to gain real-world work experience. Securing an internship with the largest petroleum company in China would be even better. And that is what Penn State students got the chance to do this summer through Penn State’s Energy Business and Finance (EBF) program.
Geosciences professor Demian Saffer is pushing the boundaries on how we measure a spectrum of earthquakes. He served as co-chief scientist aboard several recent international drilling missions to install earthquake monitoring equipment beneath the sea floor in Japan, and will lead a project in 2018 looking at slow earthquakes off the coast of New Zealand.