The Rorrer Lab focuses on the biotechnology of photosynthetic organisms in engineered systems for a variety of applications, including biofuel production, ocean-based carbon sequestration, pharmaceutical biosynthesis, environmental remediation, and biofabrication of nanostructured materials. Greg Rorrer is also co-author of the widely-used textbook “Fundamentals of Momentum, Heat and Mass Transfer” 7th edition.
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, East Lansing, 1989
B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1983
2022 U.S. Department of State Fulbright Scholar, Austria
2014-2016 Program Director, U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)
2006 OSU College of Engineering Research Award
1993 Loyd Carter Award for Outstanding and Inspirational Teaching