Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship Program

"Biowall Instrumentation"

About the Project

Project Time & Type:
Fall 2014 - DURI
Research area(s):
energy/environment
Project Description:
Student researcher will be working as part of a multidisciplinary team to evaluate/develop a biofilter that is used to improve indoor air quality and save energy in highly efficient residential buildings.
Expected Student Contributions:
The instrumentation student will develop and conduct experiments to evaluate the air cleaning potential of plants.
Related Website(s):
www.purdue.edu/biowall
Desired Qualifications:
MET, ME, or related, GPA > 3, sophomore or higher
Estimated Weekly Hours:
9
Department awards independent research credits for this project?
Yes, 3 credit hours

Professor in Charge

Name:
Hutzel, William
Deptartment/College:
mechanical engineering technology

Student Supervisor

Name:
Bill Hutzel
Title:
Professor

Cooperating Faculty

Name:
Ming Qu
Deptartment/College:
Archtitectural Engineering