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Vance Earns $1.25 Million Sloan Foundation Air Quality Grant

Marina Vance, an assistant professor in Mechanical Engineering and core faculty of the Environmental Engineering program at the University of Colorado Boulder has been awarded a $1.25 million grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to study the chemistry of indoor environments, where people spend at least 90% of their time.

Date Published: December 18, 2017

Publication: University of Colorado, Boulder

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Bringing Chemistry HOME with $1.1 Million Sloan Foundation Grant

An unprecedented scientific inquiry into the chemistry of the indoor environment is being launched by Colorado State University researchers. Delphine Farmer, associate professor of chemistry, is co-leading a two-year, $1.1 million Sloan Foundation-backed project to examine various aspects of indoor air, surfaces and microbes in a typical U.S. home.

Date Published: November 29, 2017

Publication: EurekAlert!

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Every Breath You Take

A common misconception is that indoor air largely mirrors the outdoor air that surrounds it, because of the constant flow of air between the two environments. Not so, says Morrison: ‘Indoor air is very different in composition from the air outdoors.’

Date Published: November 24, 2017

Publication: Chemistry World - Royal Society of Chemistry

Author: Nina Notman

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