A number of our faculty are doing work with an environmental focus, applying the insights of chemical engineering and materials science to the development of more eco-friendly fuels, greener chemicals and ecologically sound materials.
Labs and Equipment
Catalysis for Sustainability
- Primary contact: Hongfei Lin
- Major focus: Heterogeneous catalysis, biomass conversion, green chemicals and advanced functional materials
- Primary contact: Ravi Subramanian
- Major focus: Screening and optimizing materials for light-activated reactions with applications in photovoltaics, environmental cleanup, green fuel synthesis, light mediated biological processes and CO2 control