U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich Visits NMSU
United States Senator Martin Heinrich on May 1 visited New Mexico State University. While at NMSU, Senator Heinrich was led on a briefing at tour at the Physical Science Laboratory with Vice President of Research Dr. Vimal Chaitanya and PSL Director Steve Hottman.
Senator Heinrich then had the opportunity to learn about the Arrowhead Center from Director Dr. Kevin Boberg. Accompanying Dr. Boberg were students from the Arrowhead Center.
Following his visit with the Arrowhead Center students, Senator Heinrich toured the Algae Cultivation Testbed Facility at the Fabian Garcia Ag Science Center. He was briefed by Dr. Pete Lammers, Technical Director for the NMSU Energy Research Laboratory. He also met with the biofuel program's partners.
Senator Heinrich is a member of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and the U.S. Congress Joint Economic Committee.