Dr. Steven E. Koonin, the undersecretary for science in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
Undersecretary for Science Koonin to speak at MIT
September 21, 2010
Dr. Steven E. Koonin, the undersecretary for science in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), will speak on "Energy Innovation at Scale" at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, in Room 32-123.
Koonin, who has worked in industry and as a university professor and administrator at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), will deliver the Hoyt C. Hottel Lecture in Chemical Engineering.
Dr. Koonin was a member and past chair of the JASON Study Group, advising the U.S. Government on technical matters of national security. He has served on numerous advisory committees for the Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, and the Department of Defense.
For more information on the lecture, visit the Department of Chemical Engineering website