Learn about the application for soil amendment and reducing the carbon footprint of concrete.
Dr. Sharareh Shirzad: Dr. Shirzad is an Assistant Professor at Appalachian State University, specializing in the field of sustainable construction materials. Holding a Ph.D. from Louisiana State University, Dr. Shirzad is a dedicated researcher with a passion for advancing sustainable practices in the construction industry. With a focus on innovative solutions, she has contributed significantly to the field through her research, which has been published in various peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Shirzad's expertise lies in exploring eco-friendly construction materials and techniques that minimize environmental impact while maximizing structural integrity. She is committed to shaping the future of sustainable construction through her academic contributions and active engagement in the academic community.
Dr. Jeremy Ferrell: Dr. Ferrell is an Assistant Department Chair and Assistant Professor at Appalachian State University in the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment. His specialties include solar thermal energy, biofuels & biosystems, and appropriate technology in the developing world.
Tuesday, September 26 at 2:00pm to 3:00pmVirtual Event