Lightning Talks

Wednesday, May 30 will feature lightning talks (short 10-15 minute talks) from Penn State faculty and staff who are working in the energy sectors as well as research and innovation. Learn about Penn State, the services it can offer, and the opportunities for partnerships.

You will have the opportunity to speak with presenters after the lightning talks to explore how Penn State and its many units can be helpful to you.

Talks are scheduled for 1–4 p.m. in Senate 2 and 3 at The Penn Stater.

Current Lineup

Meghan Hoskins at 1 p.m. Multi-Objective Decision Making and Decision Support Tools
Matt Fantle at 1:15 p.m. Energy and Environmental Sustainability Laboratories (EESL)
Lorraine Mulfinger at 1:30 p.m. Strategic Interdisciplinary Research Office (SIRO)
Josh Stapleton at 1:45 p.m. Materials Characterization Lab (MCL)
Derek Leydig at 2 p.m. An overview of the Institute of CyberScience (ICS) and ICS-ACI
Bruce Logan at 2:15 p.m. Energy 2100: A quick look at Penn State’s efforts in advancing carbon-neutral energy technologies
Chunshan Song at 2:30 p.m. Overview of the Penn State-led DOE-NETL University Coalition for Fossil Energy Research
Paul Shrivastava and Peter Buckland at 2:45 p.m. Energy Transitions
Tao Wen 3 p.m. A Multi-disciplinary and Multi-stakeholder Framework to Evaluate Environmental Impacts of Shale Gas Production
Don Mothersbaugh at 3:15 p.m. Sponsored Research
Mark Armagost at 3:30 p.m. Donation
Jon Laughner at 3:45 p.m. Technical Training for Oil and Gas Inspectors, Regulators, and Policymakers