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Y-Carbon Receives 2009 "Company to Watch" Enterprise Award

December 7, 2009

Gogotsi at the 2009 Enterprise AwardsGogotsi at the 2009 Enterprise Awards

Y-Carbon, the start-up company of Trustee Chair Professor Yury Gogotsi, former Ph.D. student Ranjan Dash (MBA/Ph.D. '06), and former Drexel post-doc Gleb Yushin (now assistant professor of materials science and engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology) has received a 2009 "Company to Watch" award at the Enterprise Awards presented by Eastern Technology Council.

The 17th Annual Enterprise Awards gala took place on Thursday, December 3, 2009, at the Hilton Philadelphia City Line.

Gogotsi with his AwardGogotsi with his Award

Y-Carbon, a start-up company founded at Drexel University, is pioneering a family of novel high-performance porous carbon materials to meet the needs of a variety of markets that are looking for new, advanced high quality materials.