On September 23, ADM celebrated the opening of the new ADM Science and Technology Center at the University of Illinois at Champaign Research Park. The center will focus on research and development in human nutrition, wet chemistry, sensory science, data science, computational fluid dynamics, as well as customer interfaces and applications.
The new center is designed to provide opportunities for students in the fields of chemical engineering, chemistry, information science, computer science, food science and human nutrition, technology management, agricultural and consumer economics, animal science and business programs.
“Our partnership with the University of Illinois has benefited ADM, the university and its students, as well as the industries in which ADM operates, and we are excited about this new facility and our students. future of our partnership,” Todd said. Werpy, PhD, Senior Vice President, Chief Scientific Officer at ADM, based in Chicago.
“University of Illinois students and visiting scientists have helped ADM solve major challenges and develop business cases for key research projects. For the university and its students, the new facility will provide real-world experiences working on real-world projects that impact not only ADM but worldwide.
The new center quadruples ADM’s footprint at the University of Illinois Research Park.