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Wachsman Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Wachsman Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Professor Eric Wachsman.
Professor Eric Wachsman.

University of Maryland Energy Research Center (UMERC) director Eric Wachsman (joint, Departments of Materials Science & Engineering and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering) has received the Electrochemical Society High Temperature Division's 2012 Outstanding Achievement Award.

Wachsman will accept the award at a ceremony at the society's 2012 Pacific Rim Meeting on Electrochemical and Solid-State Science (PRIME) in Honolulu, Hawaii, in October, where he is also scheduled to deliver a talk.

Wachsman's research interests include the development of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs), gas separation membranes, solid-state gas sensors, electrocatalytic conversion of CH4, and the post-combustion reduction of NOx using advanced ion conducting materials.

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