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Grad recognized for mentoring, collaboration
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
BOULDER, Colo. – Alex Guenther, Washington State University alumnus and scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, is the recipient of the American Geophysical Union’s 2011 Yoram J. Kaufman Unselfish Cooperation in Research Award.
This award recognizes "broad influence in atmospheric science through exceptional creativity, inspiration of younger scientists, mentoring, international collaborations, and unselfish cooperation in research.” Guenther was selected based on his efforts in mentoring students and researchers at the beginning of their careers.
Guenther graduated from WSU in 1986 with his master’s in environmental engineering and in 1989 with his Ph.D. in civil and environmental engineering. His research focuses on the area of volatile organic compound emissions from the biosphere to the atmosphere.
Read the full article in Washington State Magazine.