Moving MizzouForward

In November 2021, Mizzou announced a transformational effort to strengthen innovation in research disciplines. Known as MizzouForward, the initiative is bringing new faculty to campus, including the College of Arts & Science, to advance research and improve lives around the world.

Research Spotlight

Sachin Handa

(Left photo) Sachin Handa holds a container of water in his laboratory at the University of Missouri. Much of the research conducted by Handa's research group revolves around the use of water to help develop sustainable chemistry solutions.

Sachin Handa, an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry, is focused on advancing various aspects of sustainability, including organic synthesis, energy and nation security. Handa's research group has a couple of goals including the development of bio-based synthetics and a thin-film paint technology.

Sachin Handa photo