Contact UNM PIRE

The NSF PIRE: Molecular Engineering For Conversion of Biomass Derived Reactants to Fuels, Chemicals and Materials office is based out of the University of New Mexico Center for Mirco-Engineered Materials and headed by Prof. Abhaya K. Datye.

UNM PIRE Program
203 Farris Engineering Center
MSC01 1120
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico
87131-0001
Phone: (505) 277-2833
Fax: (505) 277-1024
Email: pire@unm.edu

Tressa Lewis
Project Assistant PIRE/REU
Phone 277-2833
Email: pire@unm.edu

Estelle Zamora
Program Manager
Phone: (505) 277-3162
Email: estel@unm.edu

Svetlana Shevkun
Accountant II
Phone 277-5402
Email: sshevkun@unm.edu

Abhaya Datye
Chair of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Phone: (505) 277-0477
Email: datye@unm.edu

Communication Resources

The Communication Resources web page is a nexus of tools and resources for PIRE participants and PI's communicate with one another and also serves as a focal point for the gathering PIRE program information.

PIRE Application

PIRE Newsletter - Coming Soon

Professors & PI's

Nominate a Student for PIRE

PIRE Students


The PIRE program regularly uses Adobe Connect and Skype as an inexpensive video and voice communications tools while students are overseas.
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Adobe Connect conference between PIRE collaborators and PIRE
students in Denmark.