Supporting Education

INGaR supports student research opportunities at Penn State as well as classroom learning.

Learning Factory projects:

2016

Four teams, two projects

Project 1: Penn State Operating Station- Real Time Measurements of Net CO2 and Net Water Usage

Project 2: Penn state Operating Station- Real Time Measurements of Energy and Sustainability Performance at Penn State

2017

Two teams, one project

Project 1: Carbon Index and Real Time End User Carbon Measurements

PetroChallenge

2015

October 24-25, 2015; approximately 40 participants

Took first and second place in the National Finals in Houston in January

2016  

October 29-30, 2016; approximately 80 participants; National Finals in Houston in January 2017, took second and fourth place

In the Classroom

EME 597C/ ENGR 597C Course (University/Industrial Collaborations)

This course will provide students hands-on experience designing research programs to address external market needs that will lead to enhanced Penn State / external collaboration. Classroom lectures will cover topics important for design a new technology program.