Richard Sayre, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, USA
Dr. Richard Sayre is a Senior Research Scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory and the New Mexico Consortium. Dr. Sayre was formerly a faculty member and Chairman of the Department of Plant Biology at Ohio State University. In 2008, he moved to the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center where he was the Director of the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Institute for Renewable Fuels. Dr. Sayre has served as Director of the Center for Advanced Biofuel Systems, a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center, the BioCassava Plus Program, funded by the BMGF, and was scientific director of the National Alliance for Advanced Biofuels. He is currently the Director of the PACE (DOE-BETO) algal biofuel and bioproducts program.