The Michigan Engineer News Center

Thompson Elected AIChE Fellow

He has served AIChE in several capacities during his career. | Short Read
Enlargelevi thompson
IMAGE:  Levi Thompson, Richard E. Balzhiser Collegiate Professor of Chemical Engineering and Director, Hydrogen Energy Technology Laboratory

Levi Thompson, the Richard E. Balzhiser Collegiate Professor of Chemical Engineering, was elected a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). He was consulting editor for the AIChE Journal and served on the Chemical Engineering Technology Operating Council. Thompson was also a member of the AIChE Board of Directors from 2014-2016.

Research in his group focuses on the design synthesis characterization evaluation of nanostructured materials for energy conversion and storage applications. Of particular interest is the development of structure-function relationships that enable the design of highly efficient materials.

levi thompson
Student uses a device to measure bacterial levels in urine samples

Blue Sky: Up to $10M toward research so bold, some of it just might fail

Inspired by startup funding models, Michigan Engineering reinvents its internal R&D grant structure. | Medium Read