New funding to support research on distributed chemical manufacturing

November 10, 2020

The National Science Foundation announced funding for University of Illinois researchers in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry, and Civil and Environmental Engineering to study the use of renewable energy for distributed chemical manufacturing and carbon dioxide remediation. The 4-year project, “Renewable Energy Driven Electrocatalytic Co-Conversion of CO2 and Regional Feedstocks to Chemicals and Fuels,” is led by Dr. David Flaherty in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. Dr. Stillwell is a Co-Principal Investigator, leading the project’s efforts on technoeconomic analysis and life cycle assessment.

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