Rezaei receives young scientist award

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Dr. Fateme Rezaei and two students in lab

Dr. Fateme Rezaei works with students in Bertelsmeyer Hall on developing technology to help keep astronauts safe from carbon dioxide buildup. Photos by Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

Dr. Fateme Rezaei, right, assistant professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, received the Young Scientist Paper Award at the ninth International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology sponsored by the American Academy of Sciences June 25-29 in Houston. She received the award for her research on formaldehyde adsorption from indoor air.

Rezaei joined S&T in 2014. Her research focuses on fundamental and applied aspects of adsorption, separations and reaction in both gas and liquid systems. She is currently leading research on volatile organic compounds with funding from the National Science Foundation’s Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental and Transport Systems.

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