“This is just the first step in our effort to better engineer a process for capturing CO2 from flue gas at power plants,” said George Hirasaki, the lead researcher of Rice’s CO2-capture research team.
‘Crushed’ porous silicon anodes show dramatic increase in charge-discharge cycles.
Rice University, Lockheed Martin researchers extract multiple anodes from a single wafer for lithium-ion batteries
Jianpeng Ma and Kyriacos Zygourakis are recognized for research in computational and theoretical biology.
ChBE's Sibani Lisa Biswal and Laura Segatori take home honors.
The promise of organic materials for wearable and even disposable electronics is at the heart of new research by Rice University chemical engineer Rafael Verduzco, who has earned a coveted CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation.
Rafael Verduzco, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, is quoted in an article about the development of a new plastic morphing material that changes shape in a predetermined pattern when heated.
In a new study that could help doctors extend the lives of patients awaiting liver transplants, a Rice University-led team of researchers examined the metabolic breakdown that takes place in liver cells during late-stage cirrhosis and found clues that suggest new treatments to delay liver failure.