From waste to a solid mineral: a new technology that captures CO2 from the atmosphere and cleans up the planet

Amar Anumakonda

Credentials: Faculty Mentor

Position title: Engineering and Physical Sciences Mentor, Discovery to Product, UW-Madison

Dr. Anumakonda is a visionary technology-focused business leader with a passion for addressing global problems in energy and environment and with a strong track record of 30+ years of industry experience built on foundations of innovation and commercializing game-changing technologies. Amar has commercialized inventions by launching new products and business process innovations in biofuels (renewable jet and diesel) and bio chemicals (renewable detergents), nanotechnology, sustainable packaging, earth-friendly printing inks and waste water purification.