Author: Kat Gilmore

UGA New Materials Institute is a finalist for economic development awards

Professor Jason Locklin, right, director of the New Materials Institute, discusses a research project with students in his laboratory. The New Materials Institute, a component of the UGA Office of Research with roots in the College of Engineering, along with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government and the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership...

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Urbanowicz, Breeanna R.

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="2205" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text] Breeanna Urbanowicz Assistant Professor Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Franklin College of Arts & Sciences Complex Carbohydrate Research Center Website | Google Scholar breeanna@uga.edu hemicellulose, xylan, plant cell wall, cellulose, glycosyltransferase, plant glycobiology, plant biochemistry[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

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Walmart Foundation grant aimed at reducing plastic waste

potato chips bag on White background An $800,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to the University of Georgia New Materials Institute will help researchers understand how multilayer plastic packaging biodegrades and also help manufacturers in their attempts to design and select more sustainable materials. The research funded by the...

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