News

  • VIPER's Albert Xiao Featured in "People of Penn"

    March 16, 2014

    When University sophomore Albert Xiao joined the first class of the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER), a dual degree program in Penn Arts & Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science, he had already interned at Lawrence Berkeley National Labs and Caltech. Read more and watch the video here.

  • John Vohs Receives 2013-14 Heilmeier Research Award

    February 25, 2014

    John M. Vohs, Carl V. S. Patterson Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, and one of VIPER's co-faculty directors, has been named the recipient of the 2013-14 George H. Heilmeier Faculty Award for Excellence in Research. Read more here.

  • Penn and Drexel Team Demonstrates New Paradigm for Solar Cell Construction

    November 22, 2013

    Prof. Andrew M. Rappe, one of VIPER's co-faculty directors, along with other researchers at Penn and Drexel demonstrate a new paradigm for solar cell construction. Read more here.