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Company Overview of Purdue University

Company Overview

Purdue University is an educational institution offering graduate, undergraduate, and distance learning programs. It offers courses in areas such as agriculture, consumer and family sciences, education, engineering, health sciences, liberal arts, management, nursing, pharmacy, science, technology, and veterinary medicine. Purdue University was established in 1869 and is based in West Lafayette, Indiana.

1031 Hovde Hall

West Lafayette, IN 47907

United States

Founded in 1869

Phone:

765-494-4600

Fax:

765-494-4600

Key Executives for Purdue University

Executive Vice President of Business & Finance and Treasurer
Executive Director of IT Networks and Security
Dean of the College of Pharmacy
Head of the School of Health Sciences and Associate Dean in the College of Pharmacy
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Purdue University Key Developments

Taiwan Ziolar Technology Enters into Joint Development Agreement with Purdue University

Auhua Clean Energy Company Plc announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Taiwan Ziolar Technology has entered into a joint development agreement with Lyles School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, Indiana, US, to optimise Taiwan Ziolar's innovative solar thermal panel design. Purdue University will work with Taiwan Ziolar to enhance Auhua's existing solar thermal technologies by further developing its advanced composite material and proprietary coating technologies. These innovations will aim to achieve breakthrough performance in a number of ways, including system efficiency, structural strength, safety, durability, building lighting, and thermal management, and advance the Building Integrated Solar Thermal (BIST) applications of the design. All technology developed under the joint development agreement will belong exclusively to Auhua.

Purdue University, Navy Partner to Advance Navy and Marine Corps Use of Alternative Energy

The U.S. Department of the Navy and Purdue University signed a statement of cooperation agreeing to work together to convert up to half of the Navy and Marine Corps' energy consumption to alternative sources, including biofuels, by 2020. Mabus also noted the statement of cooperation will benefit more than just Purdue and the Department of the Navy. Through this agreement, Purdue and the Navy and Marine Corps will examine efforts designed to improve energy conservation, renewable-energy generation and the implementation of energy-efficient technologies in all areas of application.

Purdue University and Houston Methodist to Collaborate on Research and Educational Initiatives

Purdue University and Houston Methodist Research Institute plan to collaborate on research and educational initiatives, including clinical trials of drugs developed at Purdue. The partnership helps to advance the Purdue Moves drug discovery initiative to translate basic research into life-changing treatments.

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