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Dr. Gautham Krishnamoorthy, Department of Chemical Engineering, UND, will be giving a colloquium titled “Energy Research Using Computational Fluid Dynamics” at the Department of Physics and Astrophysics on Friday February 1 at 4:00 PM in Witmer 211. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 PM in Witmer 215. All are welcome.
The U.S. Patent Office recently published the UND’s approved patent No. 8,333,949: “Method for Creating High Carbon Content Products from Crop Oils,” which allows a marketable by-product from UND’s cracking-based renewable fuel production technologies to be collected and commercialized. The patent was issued on Dec. 18, 2012. The inventors are Reginald Parker, former UND associate [...]
A UND renewable energy research team has been issued an Australian patent, titled “Method for cold stable biojet fuel” for biofuels technology. The UND technology, patent no. Au 2007347872 B2, is based on the noncatalytic cracking of fatty acid-based oils such as crop oils, algae oil, waste cooking oil, and waste animal fats followed by [...]
The University will host the 10th annual SUNRISE Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program Poster Session from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, August 8, on the second floor of Harrington Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Light snacks and beverages will be served. SUNRISE faculty in chemistry and chemical engineering mentor [...]
The University of North Dakota, in collaboration with several other universities, recently got approval from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to expand the Center for Integration of Composites into Infrastructure (CICI), an NSF Industry/University Cooperative Research (I/UCR) Center. The project will add a supplemental site at UND. The cooperating institutions are West Virginia State University, [...]
A UND invention approved this week by the U.S. government will green up the production of several vital industrial chemicals. This invention could significantly reduce the country’s dependence on fossil fuels used in the chemical industry. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) this week published Patent No. 8,076,504 for a UND invention titled “Method [...]
Chemical Engineering-”Evaluation of Scrubber Additives and Carbon Injection”-$267,933.
Chemical Engineering – “Evaluation of Carbon Injection and Scrubber Additives to Increase Mercury Capture Grant” – $250,955