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Clarkson University's Suresh Dhaniyala Presents Seminars in China on Air Quality Monitoring Technologies

Clarkson University Professor Suresh Dhaniyala, the Bayard D. Clarkson Distinguished Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, visited China in May to lecture at three universities about air quality monitoring technologies.

Suresh DhaniyalaDhaniyala’s visit was sponsored by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs, P.R. China, as part of their Program of Introducing Talents of Discipline to Universities.

Dhaniyala was invited by Prof. Huadong Yang, of the Mechanical Engineering Department, North China Electric Power University (NCEPU), Baoding, China. Yang was a visiting scholar for one year in Dhaniyala’s Clarkson laboratory in 2015.

During the trip, Dhaniyala presented several seminars on global air quality and novel monitoring technologies at NCEPU, Tsinghua University, and the University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (Yanqi campus, Beijing). The seminars were attended by a total of more than 300 students and faculty.

Clarkson University educates the leaders of the global economy. One in five alumni already leads as an owner, CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company. With its main campus located in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities in the Capital Region and Beacon, New York, Clarkson is a nationally recognized research university with signature areas of academic excellence and research directed toward the world's pressing issues. Through more than 50 rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, arts, education, sciences and the health professions, the entire learning-living community spans boundaries across disciplines, nations and cultures to build powers of observation, challenge the status quo, and connect discovery and innovation with enterprise.

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