Alternative energy researcher to discuss global problems


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A chemist whose renewable energy research landed him in Time magazine’s Time 100 list last year will discuss “The Global Energy Challenge” May 3 at the University of Louisville.

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology chemist and energy researcher Daniel Nocera will give the free, public talk at 1:30 p.m. in Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium.

    His more scientifically oriented talk, “The Chemistry Behind Personalized Energy for 1 (x 6 Billion),” will begin at 1:30 p.m. May 4 in Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium.

    UofL’s Chemistry Graduate Student Association sponsors the annual distinguished lecturer series.

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.