Posted: May 13, 2013
Nathan Yencho and Brian Dudley,
first-year Graduate Research Assistants in the Coal Combustion
Products Program at Ohio State received awards at the recent
World of Coal Ash (WOCA) Conference, April 22 – 25, 2013 in
Lexington, Kentucky. Both received the Midwest Coal Ash
Association Student Scholarship Award.
The MCAA Student Scholarship Award recognizes talented students from midwest universities who present at the conference. It is an award that offers an educational opportunity while supporting CCP research and attracting young talent to the field.
Nathan and Brian co-presented a technical paper titled “Establishing Liquefaction Characteristics of Ponded Coal Combustion Residues.” They were joined at the conference by other OSU CCP Program faculty and staff presenters including Professor William Wolfe, Dr. Tarunjit Butalia, and Dr. Jason Cheng. Dr. Butalia serves on the Technical Program Committee and was the moderator of several sessions at the conference.