Arthur Ragauskas

Governor's Chair for Biorefining, Professor of Chemical Engineering

Phone: 865-974-2421

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Arthur Ragauskas is the Governor's Chair for Biorefining, with dual appointments to the College of Engineering's Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and the Institute of Agriculture's Department of Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries. His main focus is on finding plant and natural materials for both fuel and power sources. He also does research on finding ways of using plants and natural materials for use in health care and packing materials.

Topics of expertise: Biofuel, biosystems, biopower, lignin, and green technology.

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