Dr. Park interview on OPB's Think Out Loud.

You can think of Jae Park as Oregon's answer to Willie Wonka. But instead of making fanciful chocolatey confections, he runs the OSU Surimi School, a research lab in Astoria devoted to coming up with new and tasty ways to turn processed fish protein — otherwise known as surimi — into everything from noodles and fish cakes to pizza dough. He gives us a tour of his lab.