Chemical Engineering Department Honors Ramesh with Early Career Award


Narayan Ramesh has been named the recipient of the 2012 Early Career Alumni Recognition Award in Chemical Engineering. 

Ramesh is employed by the Dow Chemical Company. 

He was nominated by his colleagues at Dow for his outstanding contributions to the development of the Dow POWERHOUSE Solar Shingle — Ramesh was responsible for both the process and product development on this project, which was recently awarded a Gold Medal for Best New Product by the 2012 Edison Awards.

He was presented his award at the Department's Research Symposium held on September 11, 2012.

The Early Career Alumni Recognition Award is designed to honor an outstanding Penn State chemical engineering alumnus who has graduated within the past 10 years and who, at the outset of his or her career, serves as an exemplary role model for current chemical engineering students.


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