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We engineer catalysts for the sustainable production of chemicals and fuels from renewables.
News & Events
The Tessonnier group presented their research at the Hoover STEM Academy in Des Moines, Iowa and motivated the students for pursuing research in STEM fields.
The Graduate and Professional Student Senate (GPSS) at ISU offered Radhika their Professional Advancement Grant (PAG) for presenting her research at the 253rd meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS) in San Francisco
Radhika has been selected as one the 2017 Kokes Award recipients to attend the 25th North American Catalysis Society (NACS) meeting to be held in Denver, CO. She will be presenting her research on the “Carbon Support-Mediated Control of Selectivity for the...
Team at Work
Elspeth Petersen with her NASA technical advisor, Anne Meier, at the Vehicle Assembly building in Kennedy Space Center. The Tessonnier group is collaborating with the In-Situ Resource Utilization group to synthesize a custom catalyst to perform carbon dioxide methanation aboard a Mars rover.