Energy and mineral engineering professor awarded SME career development grant

June 11, 2017

Shimin Liu, Joseph Kreutzberger Early Career Professor and assistant professor of energy and mineral engineering in the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences at Penn State, has been selected to receive one of the 2017 Freeport-McMoRan Career Development Grants from the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME).

The grant program was designed to help rebuild the mining school faculty pipeline by awarding grants to provide financial support for industry educators and their research, publications and professional services. Liu’s grant is for $100,000 for up to three years. <Read full article on Penn State News>