New on Full Circle this week

ASU engineering professor Dahm to lead Air Force Scientific Advisory Board
ASU professor Werner Dahm has been appointed chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the U.S. Air Force. He will preside over a group of leading scientists and engineers that helps to guide decision-makers on matters of research and technology development to support the Air Force’s mission. Dahm is on the faculty of the School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy. Read at Full Circle

In the news

Hand sanitizer may be a health risk, ASU researcher says (Channel 12 News – Phoenix, The Arizona Republic)
Research led by ASU engineer Rolf Halden has found a common ingredient used in antibacterial soap and other consumers products could have detrimental impact impacts on human health and the environment. Halden is a professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, and the founding director of Center for Environmental Security at ASU’s Biodesign Institute. Read online and watch video

Sethuraman Panchanathan profile (Indian Frontliners)
A website covering news and accomplishments of natives of India throughout the world recently profiled Sethuraman Panchanathan, the senior vice president of ASU’s Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development and a professor in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decisions Systems Engineering. The article highlighted his recent appointment by President Barack Obama to the U.S. National Science Board. Read online