Norman Fraley, will speak during the monthly SciTech Lecture Series at Forsyth Technical Community College. His topic will be “The Physical and Chemical Properties of Smoke.” After spending a year in Ethiopia, Fraley became an advocate for the creation of robust and durable analytical tools that could be used in developing countries where resources and power are unreliable at best. As Executive Director of the Frölich Institute for Research in Sustainable Technology, Fraley has spent the past thirty years in the field of Analytical Chemistry. He serves as the co-lead faculty in the graduate program for the Science of Sustainability focusing on Biomass and Bioenergy at Wake Forest University.
The event on Thursday, March 15 is from 4 until 5 p.m. and is free and open to the public. It will be held at Rhoades Conference Center in the Robert L. Strickland Center (formerly the Oak Grove Center) on the main campus of Forsyth Tech, 2100 Silas Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem.