Tag Archives: Govind Menon

TROY Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences announces PPE, medical plastic recycling research

April 6, 2020
By Matt Clower

Troy University’s Center for Materials and Manufacturing Sciences is announcing new research aimed to bolster production of personal protective equipment (PPEs) for healthcare workers and create new avenues for recycling medical plastic waste.

The ongoing coronavirus crisis has put in stark focus the need for increased production of PPEs for medical professionals. Dr. Govind Menon, Director of…

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NASA’s John Weis to speak at W.A. Gayle Planetarium on Wednesday

October 21, 2019
By Andy Ellis

NASA education program specialist John Weis will discuss past, present and future NASA missions and discoveries that shape mankind’s understanding of the universe at the W.A. Gayle Planetarium on Wednesday.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 6:30 p.m. and is sponsored by Troy University’s School of Science…

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TROY’s Govind Menon addresses plastics recycling before U.S. House

May 15, 2019
By Matt Clower

It can be found along roadsides, in rivers, and accumulating in massive patches in the world’s oceans—the deluge of plastic waste cluttering the environment is a growing threat to ecosystems. 

Recycling may be a way to stem the tide, but current limits in technology and resources means plastics recycling lags far behind the amount of…

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