David Allen, an engineer and internationally recognized expert in air quality at the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, has been named chair of the Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board (SAB) for a two-year term. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson announced Allen's appointment Oct. 15. Jackson said his expertise in environmental engineering is a great asset to the board.
Event: Austin-wide electronics recycling drive offered free to the community. When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, March 28 Where: Collection point for electronic waste is at Lot 39 of the Lyndon B. Johnson Library parking lot on campus. A map can be found online. Background: The Student Engineering Council (SEC), with Goodwill Computer Works, will hold… » Continue Reading
Chemical Engineering Professor David Allen has been appointed a three-year term on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Science Advisory Board, the federal agency recently announced.