Dr. Fahimeh Yazdan Panah receives the 2020 Glen Downing Award for her contributions in engineering for bioenergy and biological systems through her research and leadership activities. In addition to her academic and professional qualifications, Fahimeh has demonstrated business acumen, technical expertise, and skills necessary to succeed in all of her endeavours. Fahimeh is currently a Research Director for the Wood Pellet Association of Canada and a Research Associate in the Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, University of British Columbia.
All awardees will be recognized during a virtual mode on Tuesday July 21, 2020 Time: Noon Alberta Time and again during the rescheduled CSBE/CIGR conference next May in Quebec City.
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