Griesbaum, lead of Mycorrhiza

Team Mycorrhiza (Fungi Fashion), consisting of MSE students Mya Griesbaum, Pratyusha Akavaram, and Irene Dumitriu, received First Place in Best Overall Idea to Prototype (I2P) Project in the I2P End-of-Semester Showcase. The team created a fungi-derived alternative to leather called Mycorrhiza. The team was advised by Professor Sundaresan Jayaraman, Associate Professor Mark Losego, and Principle Research Scientist Sungmee Park.