Danfoss Turbocor Compressors President Ricardo Schneider was honored Tuesday with the Florida State University Office of Research Community Partner of the Year Award for his work in promoting university research locally and worldwide.
The manufacturing company has provided financial support to FSU’s engineering research in aerodynamics and magnet technology, sponsored senior design projects at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, collaborated with faculty and provided internships for students.
“As a university, we have been incredibly lucky to benefit from Ricardo’s energy, generosity and enthusiasm,” Ostrander said. “As a member of the Research Foundation board, he has provided us with guidance and ideas for areas to expand our research capabilities. And as President of Danfoss Turbocor, he has facilitated greater partnerships between the company and our faculty and students.”
This excerpt is from the Tallahassee Democrat. Read the full Tallahassee Democrat story from April 3, 2018.