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Two new grants support Professor Tao's research

Friday, April 12, 2019

Professor Franklin Tao’s research is getting a boost from both the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy. NSF has awarded Tao a $305,000 three-year grant for “Understanding the restructuring of model metal catalysts in reactant gases.” Additonally, a two-year, $339,000 DOE grant will fund “Understanding of catalytic transformation of shale gas and development of catalysts with high activity and selectivity through experimental exploration and theoretical simulation.” Tao is a KU associate professor of Chemical & Petroleum Engineering.



CEBC Calendar

February 6, Tuesday - CEBC Colloquium
Robert Chen, University of Massachusetts

9:00 a.m., CEBC Seminar Room (Bldg B Rm 104), 1501 Wakarusa Drive, Lawrence, KS
Title TBA

February 12, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., CEBC Seminar Room (Bldg. B Rm 104)
Presenter: TBD
Topic: 
TBD
This meeting is mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

April 6 & 7 - Industry and Science Advisory Boards Spring Meeting
Monday - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Hilton DoubleTree Hotel, 200 McDonald Drive, Lawrence, KS
Tuesday - 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Hilton DoubleTree Hotel, 200 McDonald Drive, Lawrence, KS

 

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