Pennsylvania State University

Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University

201 Old Main, University Park, 16802, PA, US

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Twenty-four campuses; 17,000 faculty and staff; 100,000 students; a teaching hospital that provides care to more than a million patients a year; over one-half million active alumni; an online World Campus that empowers anyone to pursue an education—anytime, anywhere; and the largest student-run philanthropic organization on the planet.

We teach students that the real measure of success is what you do to improve the lives of others, and they learn to be hard-working leaders with a global perspective. We conduct research to improve lives. We add millions to the economy through projects in our state and beyond. We help communities by sharing our faculty expertise and research.

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Bruce Logan

Bruce Logan

KAPPE PROFESSOR of Environmental Engineering

Bruce Logan is an expert in civil engineering with a focus on environment transport processes, bioremediation, energy, and water treatment.

Wastewater Treatment Renewable energy technologies Bioremediation

Suvrath Mahadevan

Suvrath Mahadevan

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Suvrath Mahadevan is an expert in physics and astronomy.

Statistics Physics and Astronomy Science Data Analysis

Jason Thomas Wright

Jason Thomas Wright

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics

Jason Thomas Wright is an expert in nearby stars and their planetary systems.

Stars Physics and Astronomy Astrophysics Planetary Systems

Matthew Thomas

Matthew Thomas

HUCK SCHOLAR OF ECOLOGICAL ENTOMOLOGY, Entomology

Matthew Thomas' research focuses on mosquito-pathogen and mosquito-parasite interactions in malaria.

Evolution of Pests and Diseases Invasive Species 'Enemy-Victim' Interactions

Niel Brandt

Niel Brandt

VERNE M. WILLAMAN PROFESSOR

Niel Brandt is an expert in physics and astronomy.

starburst Galaxies Physics and Astronomy Active Galaxies Cosmological X-ray Surveys Normal Galaxies

John E. Hayes

John E. Hayes

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, Food Science

Dr. Hayes explores how sensations from food and nonfood products drive consumer acceptability, including the role of biology in food choices

Behavioral Genetics Smell Flavor Perception Integrated traditional sensory science methods with behavioral genetics to understand biological factors that may cause individuals to consume some foods but not others Taste Food Choice Consumer Behavior

Ottar N. Bjørnstad

Ottar N. Bjørnstad

PROFESSOR of Entomology and Biology

Ottar N. Bjørnstad is an expert in ecology, infectious disease dynamics, and theoretical and computational biology.

Molecular Cellular and Integrative Biosciences Ecology Infectious Disease Dynamics Theoretical and Computational Biology

Peter Arnett

Peter Arnett

PROFESSOR, Department of Psychology

Peter Arnett is an expert in neuropsychology with a focus on multiple sclerosis and sports-related concussions.

Depression in MS Adult Clinial Neuropsychology Multiple Sclerosis Sports-related Concussions

Douglas Charles

Douglas Charles

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, History

A leading scholar of the FBI and American history

Political History Gay and Lesbian History American History Obscenity Regulation Foreign Relations

Sascha Meinrath

Sascha Meinrath

PALMER CHAIR IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS, Telecommunications

Meinrath is a renowned technology policy expert and is internationally recognized for his work as a social entrepreneur and angel investor

Open Technology Public Interest Sector Internet of Things Civil Liberties Distributed Communications Disruptive Technology Cybersecurity and Privacy Telecommunications and Spectrum Policy Digital Craftmanship Digital Feudalism Surveillance Open Source Start-Ups Social Entrepreneurship

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