MSI PI Ian Tonks Receives DOE CAREER Award


MSI PI Ian Tonks (associate professor, Chemistry) has received a CAREER grant from the U.S. Department of Energy. These grants are awarded to researchers during the early years of their careers to help support outstanding research and teaching.

Professor Tonks uses MSI resources for computational work associated with research into catalytic processes involved in synthesizing biodegradable polyesters. An article about his research appears on the College of Science and Engineering website: Associate Professor Receives U.S. Department of Energy Early Career Award.