Leadership change at InCEES

By Courtney Chazen on May 6, 2020 in Biofuels, Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Plants, ... 2 more

Himadri B. Pakrasi, founding director of the International Center for Energy, Environment and Sustainability (InCEES) and the inaugural Myron and Sonya Glassberg/Albert and Blanche Greensfelder Distinguished University Professor at Washington University in St. Louis, has announced that he will be...

InCEES Director Awarded NSF Grant

By Courtney Chazen on November 5, 2019 in Climate, Environment, Plants, Sustainability

Himadri Pakrasi and collaborator Costas Maranas were awarded $1.2 million to study cyanobacteria for crop improvement amid climate change. The word agriculture conjures up an array of images: endless fields of corn stalks, amber waves of grain, the deserts of Africa… Africa? While thoughts of the...

Greensfelder Forum Honorees

By Courtney Chazen on September 29, 2018 in Climate, Energy, Environment, News, Plants, Sustainability, ... 1 more

On Saturday, September 29, InCEES honored the accomplishments of six Washington University alumni for their leadership in the fields of energy, environment and sustainability at the Greensfelder Forum Awards and Dinner at the Saint Louis Zoo. Listed below are their stories. Click here to view mor...