UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Bruce Logan, Evan Pugh Professor and the Stan and Flora Kappe Professor of Environmental Engineering, has been named the inaugural deputy editor of the newly launched Environmental Science and Technology (ES&T) Letters journal.
The journal, from American Chemical Society (ACS) Publications, is designed to accelerate the pace of research across the environmental field by providing the global multidisciplinary research community with an outlet to highlight urgent critical findings in a letters format.
ES&T Letters will be available exclusively online with its first issue premiering January 2014. ACS’s primary research journal, ES&T, is among the most highly cited environmental journals.
A member of the Penn State faculty since 1997, Logan is director of the Penn State Hydrogen Energy Center, and the Engineering Energy and Environmental Institute.
He was recently named a member of the National Academy of Engineers for his work in microbial electrochemical technologies for wastewater treatment and sustainable energy generation.