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Professor Raskin’s Upcoming Lecture Available Online

This lecture is being held in recognition of the Altarum/ERIM Russell O’Neal Professorship.| Short Read

Professor Lutgarde Raskin’s Endowed Professorship Lecture will be available to watch online for those who register at http://

Endowed professorships are reserved for scholars of national and often international stature who have earned a highly distinguished record of teaching, researching and publishing.

The topic is Optimizing Biofiltration for Drinking Water Treatment: The Role of Microbial Ecology. It will focus on how research in environmental biotechnology can contribute to making processes in the urban water cycle more sustainable.

It will take place on Wednesday, September 4 at 4:00 PM in the Johnson Rooms at Lurie Engineering Center. All are welcome, a reception will follow.

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Sticking the landing on Mars: High-powered computing aims to reduce guesswork

As the Mars 2020 launch approaches, a separate effort is using simulations to understand landing dynamics for tomorrow's missions. | Medium Read