Sustainability https://www.nmepscor.org/news-categories/sustainability en Eshani Hettiarachchi Published in Environmental Science & Technology Letters https://www.nmepscor.org/news/eshani-hettiarachchi-published-environmental-science-technology-letters <article data-history-node-id="1187" role="article" about="/news/eshani-hettiarachchi-published-environmental-science-technology-letters" class="nmepscor-blog is-promoted teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/eshani-hettiarachchi-published-environmental-science-technology-letters" rel="bookmark"><span>Eshani Hettiarachchi Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology Letters</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/eshani-hettiarachchi-published-environmental-science-technology-letters" rel="tag" title="Eshani Hettiarachchi Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology Letters" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Eshani Hettiarachchi Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology Letters</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Eshani Hettiarachchi, New Mexico Tech graduate student and Uranium component team member for the <em>Energize New Mexico</em> grant, recently published her research on uranium-contaminated dust and its health implications in the American Chemical Society (ACS) journal, <em>Environmental Science &amp; Technology Letters</em>.</p></div> </div> </article> Tue, 18 Dec 2018 20:50:32 +0000 Natalie Rogers 1187 at https://www.nmepscor.org NM EPSCoR Researchers Pen Open Letter to the Next Governor New Mexico https://www.nmepscor.org/news/nm-epscor-researchers-pen-open-letter-next-governor-new-mexico <article data-history-node-id="1184" role="article" about="/news/nm-epscor-researchers-pen-open-letter-next-governor-new-mexico" class="nmepscor-blog is-promoted teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/nm-epscor-researchers-pen-open-letter-next-governor-new-mexico" rel="bookmark"><span>NM EPSCoR Researchers Pen Open Letter to the Next Governor New Mexico </span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/nm-epscor-researchers-pen-open-letter-next-governor-new-mexico" rel="tag" title="NM EPSCoR Researchers Pen Open Letter to the Next Governor New Mexico " hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about NM EPSCoR Researchers Pen Open Letter to the Next Governor New Mexico </span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Four research scientists, all of whom have been part of New Mexico EPSCoR projects in the past, penned an open letter to the next governor of New Mexico. Laura Crossey, Dan Cadol, Sam Fernald, and Cliff Dahm wrote about the importance of higher education research for the NM Political Report. The letter was published before the 2018 Midterm Elections on November 2nd.</p></div> </div> </article> Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:28:00 +0000 Natalie Rogers 1184 at https://www.nmepscor.org Hanson & Timlin Receive $40M Grant for Bio-Based Research https://www.nmepscor.org/news/hanson-timlin-receive-40m-grant-bio-based-research <article data-history-node-id="1071" role="article" about="/news/hanson-timlin-receive-40m-grant-bio-based-research" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/hanson-timlin-receive-40m-grant-bio-based-research" rel="bookmark"><span>Hanson &amp; Timlin Receive $40M Grant for Bio-Based Research</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/hanson-timlin-receive-40m-grant-bio-based-research" rel="tag" title="Hanson &amp; Timlin Receive $40M Grant for Bio-Based Research" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Hanson &amp; Timlin Receive $40M Grant for Bio-Based Research</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item">Bioalgal Team co-lead David Hanson (UNM) and Team member Jerilyn Timlin (SNL) recently received a grant from the Department of Energy (DOE) for a new initiative to advance fundamental bioenergy science. Their project, "Hyperspectral Light Sheet Raman Imaging of Leaf Metabolism," is lead by P.I. and UNM Physics professor Keith Lidke, and will build on research, infrastructure, and relationships established through the NM EPSCoR Energize New Mexico grant. </div> </div> </article> Fri, 29 Jun 2018 06:00:00 +0000 Natalie Rogers 1071 at https://www.nmepscor.org Sumant Avasarala Published in Environmental Science & Technology https://www.nmepscor.org/news/sumant-avasarala-published-environmental-science-technology <article data-history-node-id="1034" role="article" about="/news/sumant-avasarala-published-environmental-science-technology" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/sumant-avasarala-published-environmental-science-technology" rel="bookmark"><span>Sumant Avasarala Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/sumant-avasarala-published-environmental-science-technology" rel="tag" title="Sumant Avasarala Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Sumant Avasarala Published in Environmental Science &amp; Technology</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item">Energize New Mexico PhD student Sumant Avasarala recently had his research for the Uranium Transport &amp; Site Remediation team published in <i>Environmental Science and Technology</i>, an academic journal from the American Chemical Society. Sumant is working for his PhD under Dr. José Cerrato and Dr. Ricardo Gonzáles-Pinzón. The article, "Reactive Transport of U and V from Abandoned Uranium Mine Wastes," focuses on research pertaining to how uranium (U) and vanadium (V) interacts with the environment around the abandoned Blue Gap/Tachee Claim uranium mine on the Navajo Nation.</div> </div> </article> Tue, 24 Oct 2017 22:00:16 +0000 Natalie Rogers 1034 at https://www.nmepscor.org Two New Mexico Faculty Recieve New Funding https://www.nmepscor.org/news/two-new-mexico-faculty-recieve-new-funding <article data-history-node-id="1018" role="article" about="/news/two-new-mexico-faculty-recieve-new-funding" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/two-new-mexico-faculty-recieve-new-funding" rel="bookmark"><span>Two New Mexico Faculty Recieve New Funding</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/two-new-mexico-faculty-recieve-new-funding" rel="tag" title="Two New Mexico Faculty Recieve New Funding" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Two New Mexico Faculty Recieve New Funding</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item">Two New Mexico faculty have each recently received funding approval as Project Investigators on NSF grants. Kateryna Artyushkova at UNM received an EPSCoR Track 4 grant, and <i>Energize New Mexico</i> faculty hire Hatim Geli at NMSU received a INEFWS award. </div> </div> </article> Fri, 22 Sep 2017 06:00:00 +0000 Natalie Rogers 1018 at https://www.nmepscor.org Linnea Ista Featured on Craft Over Craft Video https://www.nmepscor.org/news/linnea-ista-featured-craft-over-craft-video <article data-history-node-id="983" role="article" about="/news/linnea-ista-featured-craft-over-craft-video" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/linnea-ista-featured-craft-over-craft-video" rel="bookmark"><span>Linnea Ista Featured on Craft Over Craft Video</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/linnea-ista-featured-craft-over-craft-video" rel="tag" title="Linnea Ista Featured on Craft Over Craft Video" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Linnea Ista Featured on Craft Over Craft Video</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item">Bioalgal Energy team member and UNM faculty Linnea Ista was recently featured on <a href="http://innovationcentralabq.com">Innovation Central ABQ's</a> "Craft Over Craft," a video series that pairs Albuquerque experts with local beer. Linnea talks about her research into algae and its possibilities. View the video below!</div> </div> </article> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 06:00:00 +0000 Natalie Rogers 983 at https://www.nmepscor.org Dave Hanson Awarded Grants with ARPA-E and NSF https://www.nmepscor.org/news/dave-hanson-awarded-grants-arpa-e-and-nsf <article data-history-node-id="908" role="article" about="/news/dave-hanson-awarded-grants-arpa-e-and-nsf" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/dave-hanson-awarded-grants-arpa-e-and-nsf" rel="bookmark"><span>Dave Hanson Awarded Grants with ARPA-E and NSF</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/dave-hanson-awarded-grants-arpa-e-and-nsf" rel="tag" title="Dave Hanson Awarded Grants with ARPA-E and NSF" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Dave Hanson Awarded Grants with ARPA-E and NSF</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Dr. David Hanson, Bioalgal Energy co-lead for <i>Energize New Mexico</i> recently received two grants that fund collaborative efforts in energy and biology. These two grants alone will bring $1.2 million over 3 years into Dave's lab specifically, and a total of $3 million into New Mexico. Both grants were facilitated by EPSCoR. </p></div> </div> </article> Wed, 01 Feb 2017 19:14:36 +0000 Natalie Rogers 908 at https://www.nmepscor.org Externship Report: Katie Zemlick https://www.nmepscor.org/news/externship-report-katie-zemlick <article data-history-node-id="887" role="article" about="/news/externship-report-katie-zemlick" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/externship-report-katie-zemlick" rel="bookmark"><span>Externship Report: Katie Zemlick</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Katie Zemlick</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/externship-report-katie-zemlick" rel="tag" title="Externship Report: Katie Zemlick" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Externship Report: Katie Zemlick</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item">The Externship Program is a research exchange program that allows New Mexico graduate students (with an existing assistantship) to spend a semester or summer doing research at a partnering New Mexico university or research facility. This report is from University of New Mexico student Katie Zemlick about her time as an extern at Los Alamos National Laboratory.</div> </div> </article> Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:15:24 +0000 Natalie Rogers 887 at https://www.nmepscor.org Bill Gates Announces $1 Billion Initiative for Clean Energy Projects https://www.nmepscor.org/news/bill-gates-announces-1-billion-initiative-clean-energy-projects <article data-history-node-id="885" role="article" about="/news/bill-gates-announces-1-billion-initiative-clean-energy-projects" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/bill-gates-announces-1-billion-initiative-clean-energy-projects" rel="bookmark"><span>Bill Gates Announces $1 Billion Initiative for Clean Energy Projects</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Natalie Rogers</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/bill-gates-announces-1-billion-initiative-clean-energy-projects" rel="tag" title="Bill Gates Announces $1 Billion Initiative for Clean Energy Projects" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Bill Gates Announces $1 Billion Initiative for Clean Energy Projects</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>If you are a research scientist or a graduate student, funding is probably often at the top of the list of your concerns. In the clean energy research sector, it's often difficult to find funding outside of government sources. But fear not! A new initiative promises to bring over $1 billion to clean energy projects. Microsoft Founder Bill Gates hopes to change that with his recently announced investor-led fund called <a href="http://www.b-t.energy/ventures/">Breakthrough Energy Ventures</a> (BEV).</p></div> </div> </article> Fri, 16 Dec 2016 23:22:40 +0000 Natalie Rogers 885 at https://www.nmepscor.org NM ISE Net Joins Forces with NM PED https://www.nmepscor.org/news/nm-ise-net-joins-forces-nm-ped <article data-history-node-id="793" role="article" about="/news/nm-ise-net-joins-forces-nm-ped" class="nmepscor-blog teaser clearfix"> <h2> <a href="/news/nm-ise-net-joins-forces-nm-ped" rel="bookmark"><span>NM ISE Net Joins Forces with NM PED</span> </a> </h2> <div class="content"> <div class="field field--name-field-author-2 field--type-string field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Author</div> <div class="field--item">Selena Connealy</div> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/nm-ise-net-joins-forces-nm-ped" rel="tag" title="NM ISE Net Joins Forces with NM PED" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about NM ISE Net Joins Forces with NM PED</span></a></li></ul> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The New Mexico Informal Science Education Network (NM ISE Net) has joined forces with the New Mexico Public Education Department (NM PED) to support K-12 science teacher professional learning across the state. For the second year, NM ISE Net educators participated in a week-long facilitator training in preparation for summer teacher institutes in Albuquerque and Las Cruces.</p></div> </div> </article> Wed, 13 Apr 2016 22:23:52 +0000 Natalie Rogers 793 at https://www.nmepscor.org