Janna Maranas

Janna Maranas
  • Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
107 Fenske Lab
(814) 863-6228

Academic Training

Ph.D., Princeton University


Our group addresses nano-scale structure and mobility in soft materials. Current projects include lithium ion batteries, proton exchange membrane fuel cells, protein aggregation in neurodegenerative disease, dispersion of nanoparticles using microemulsion techniques, drug delivery, lignocellulose structure and formation and the binding of peptides to inorganic surfaces.


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