Nov 07, 20192:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Combating Climate Change with New Nanobugs: Teaching Bacteria to Ear Carbon Dioxide and Light with Quantum Dots

Join Prashant Nagpal of the University of Colorado Boulder and the Antimicrobial Regeneration Consortium as he discusses the development of living nano-biohybrid organisms that use sunlight to convert massive amounts of carbon dioxide, air, and water into biodegradable plastics, fuels, and value-added chemicals such as fertilizers and food-preservatives.