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Professor Raskin chosen to lecture at WEFTEC

The Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Lecturers Committee has chosen Professor Lutgarde Raskin to give one of two prestigious lectures at WEFTEC.| Short Read

WEFTEC is the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference; it is the biggest meeting of its kind in North America.

The WEFTEC lecture is awarded to prominent researchers who have served the profession and WEF with distinction.

Raskin’s lecture is titled, “A Decade of Anaerobic Membrane Bioreactor Research and Development: From Idea Generation to Technology Implementation.”

The lecture will take place on Monday, September 29 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

A robotic, prosthetic leg

Space motor helps make robotic prosthetic leg more comfortable and extends battery life

Getting rid of some gears enabled a free-swinging knee, regenerative braking and brought the noise level down from vacuum cleaner to fridge. | Short Read