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I-CARES Professor Receives $2 million grant

I-CARES Professor Vijay Ramani, an expert in renewable energy integration, received a $2 million grant from the Department of Energy to design better batteries.

C-Quest: Charting a Course for Climate Research in Agriculture

Join us for this climate and agriculture workshop on October 24-25 at the Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall.

The Climate Research Challenge for Agriculture

Dr. Charles Rice is the 2016 Keynote speaker for the “C-Quest: Charting a Course for Climate Research in Agriculture” workshop.

I-CARES Adds to Growing List of Funded Researchers

I-CARES recently selected recipients of its 2016 Call for Proposals.

I-CARES Director Makes Sustainable Energy Presentation

Himadri Pakrasi presented lead address at energy symposium at Columbia University.

People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, Social Justice

Join us on November 18 at Washington University in St. Louis for this important symposium on the human impacts of climate change.

ICONHeadshot_MWrighton"I-CARES nurtures interdisciplinary work and collaborative efforts that accelerate the pace of progress in the discovery and application of knowledge addressing the great energy, environmental and sustainability challenges facing our planet."
Mark S. Wrighton, WUSTL Chancellor

SIGINITI-CARES fosters research related to energy, environment and sustainability that will benefit future generations. The umbrella of I-CARES includes six signature initiatives.

ICONtake2himadri"I think of the 'C' in I-CARES as 'catalyst.' If we can bring someone from law, business or architecture to the same table as people from medicine, engineering, the Brown School and Arts & Sciences, then we have the forum to come up with novel ways of making energy and making the environment renewable and sustainable."
Himadri B. Pakrasi, I-CARES Director