Wen’s research is funded both by government agencies and industry. And although he’s glad to be working in this country, he still goes back to China to collaborate with engineers there.
“They are doing a lot of paving in China now,” he said. “The economy is booming.”
Dr. E. Kirsten Peters is the author of “Planet Rock Doc.” This column is a service of the College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences at Washington State University. Peters can be reached at rockdoc.wsu.edu and on Twitter @RockDocWSU.