Purdue - Mexico Center for Sustainability, Purdue University
Purdue-Mexico Workshop on Sustainability, April 2013
The following talks were presented at the Centers first workshop, held at Purdue on April 29 and 30, 2013. The focus of the workshop was Sustainability.
Breakout Session Summaries
To see all the abstracts, speakers, and presentations, visit the Workshops section of our site.
Building upon existing collaborations between Purdue University and Mexican institutions, the Purdue-Mexico Center for Sustainability aims to develop deeper relationships that will include education and research activities in bioenergy; nanotechnology for energy, environment and agriculture applications; engineering to mitigate natural disasters; and water management.
The Center plans to:
- Attract Mexican graduate students, postdoctoral associates, faculty members and other researchers for education and collaborative research at Purdue
- Develop education and research programs where students will be challenged by rigorous and relevant coursework, learn entrepreneurial skills and conduct research in interdisciplinary teams
- Create economic development opportunities for the State of Indiana