Projects by Subject: Carbon

To view publications in this area, go to Research Grant Publications on red bar, click, and select Carbon.

  1. Carbon-Negative Biofuels from Gasification and Pyrolysis of Biomass
    Principal Investigator:  David Jones, Biological Systems Engineering
    PI web page: David Jones Web Page
    Abstract: Cycle 3-David-Jones-Abstract
  2. Collaborative Carbon Capture Research
    Principal Investigator:  Yasar Demirel, Department of  Chemical and  Biomolecular Engineering
    PI web page:  Yasar Demirel Web Page
    Abstract:   Cycle 7-Yasar-Demirel-Abstract
  3. Color Indicated Rapid Carbon Capture in MetalOrganic Frameworks
    Principal Investigator: Li Tan, Mechanical and Materials Engineering 
    PI web page:  Li Tan Web Page
    Abstract:  Cycle 6-Li-Tan-Abstract
  4. Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Cyclic Carbonates for Polymer Synthesis
    Principal Investigator:  Chin Li “Barry” Cheung, Department of Chemistry
    Co-PI:  Xiao Zeng, Department of Chemistry
    PI web page:  Barry Cheung Webpage
    Abstract:  Cycle 9-Barry-Cheung-Abstract
  5. Nanostructure Design of More Efficient Catalysts for Hydrogenation of Carbon Dioxide
    Principal Investigator:  Xiao Cheng Zeng, Chemistry
    PI Web page:  Xiao Cheng Zeng Web Page
    Abstract:   Cycle 4-Xiao-Cheng-Zeng-Abstract
  6. Opportunities for Nebraska in Future Carbon Markets
    Principal Investigator:  Richard Perrin,  Agricultural Economics
    PI web page:  Richard Perrin Web Page
    Abstract: Cycle 3-Richard-Perrin-Abstract
  7. Portable Hydroelectricity in a Micro/Nano-World
    Principal Investigator: Li Tan, Engineering Mechanics
    PI web page:  Li Tan Web Page
    Abstract:  Cycle 5-Li-Tan-Abstract
    Poster:  Capillary Flow Guided Assembly of Microbeads for Quasiperiodic Stacking
  8. The Shadow Price of CO2 Emissions for Nebraska Electricity Generating Plants
    Principal Investigator: Lilyan Fulginiti,  Agricultural Economics
    PI web page: Lilyan Fulginiti Web Page
    Cycle 5-Lilyan-Fulginiti-Abstract
    Poster:  The Shadow Price of CO2 for Nebraska Electricity Plants
  9. Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Oxygenates by Plasma Catalysis
    Principal Investigator:  Barry Cheung, Department of Chemistry
    Co-PI:  Vitaly Alexandrov, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
    PI web page:
    Abstract:  Cycle 13-Barry-Cheung-Abstract