Sichuan University appoint Scholz as Visiting Professor

Published:  15 October, 2013
Professor Dr Wolfram Scholz at the IULTCS Congress in Istanbul

Dr Wolfram Scholz has been appointed as Visiting Professor of the Department of Biomass and Leather Engineering at the University of Sichuan, China.

This academic year he will give lectures to undergraduate and graduate students in the field of Environmental Engineering for the Leather Industry.

Professor Dr Scholz said in his appointment speech that the scientific interchange between the University and industry goes both ways and is an essential part of developing a clean environmental future for the leather industry.

Dr Scholz will develop novel environmental technologies for recycling as well as for effluent, solid waste and emission treatment as part of a research cooperation with the University of Sichuan.

The focus of his research will be to develop energy efficient technologies to solve environmental issues and to improve the environmental performance and reduce the carbon footprint of the Chinese leather Industry.