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Staff Accomplishments

Alan Zacher

April 2012
PNNL FY11 Inventor of the Year Alan received one of the Laboratory's highest honors - Inventor of the Year - at PNNL's annual Recognition and Rewards (R&R) Banquet. Alan, who also was named a Battelle Distinguished Inventor in 2008, is the recipient of 21 U.S. patents. In the past two fiscal years alone, he has received seven patents, primarily for work in catalytic hydrogenation to create value-added chemicals from renewable feedstocks. The R&R Banquet celebrates the creation, development, and commercialization of intellectual property. Congratulations!

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Energy and Environment

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