May 27, 2015
VIPER student Connor Lippincott co-authored a paper with his research mentor, Prof. Eric Schelter of Penn Chemistry, that has been published in Angewandte Chemie, a top chemistry journal. The paper explores a method for separating rare-earth elements, which has implications for the recycling of consumer materials. Read more here.
April 17, 2015
Alan Dai, a VIPER Class of 2016 student with majors in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, and whose research has investigated rare earths for clean energy applications, has been named a 2015 SCI (Society of Chemical Industry) Scholar. Read more about this prestigious award here.
February 11, 2015
The first goal for most aspiring scientists and engineers is developing a research path—not creating a proposal to pitch to a room full of people. That’s where the Vagelos Integrated Program in Energy Research (VIPER) differs. Read more here.