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  1. Gustavo Duarte


  2. PfFP Lecture 13: Chain Reactions, Nuclear Reactors and Atomic Bombs III

    10 Mar 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall


  3. PfFP Lecture 1: Energy and Power I

    26 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall


  4. PfFP Lecture 2: Energy and Power II

    26 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall


  5. PfFP Lecture 3: Energy and Power III

    26 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall


  6. Innovations and a Sustainable Energy Future

    29 Dec 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar

    Keynote speech for the 2010 Engineers for a Sustainable World (ESW) National Conference.


  7. Energy Innovations in the 21st Century: Role of ARPA-E

    13 Oct 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar

    We are living through a Sputnik moment in our nation’s history, where we have witnessed multiple wake up calls with regards to the need for innovating in energy technologies. ARPA-E was created...


  8. Transformative Power Semiconductor Technologies to Impact 21st Century Energy Economy, and Space and Defense Electronics

    22 Sep 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Krishna Shenai

    This talk will focus on advanced power semiconductor materials, devices, circuits and systems that are needed in order to address this daunting challenge. Specifically we will discuss emerging...


  9. Jul 12 2010

    Illinois 2010 Biosensing-Bioactuation (BSBA) Summer Institute

    ObjectivesThe overall objective is to help develop infrastructure and community building in order to enhance our ability to address overarching challenges.Specific Objectives 1. Training of the...


  10. Introductory Seminars on What is Nanotechnology?

    06 Apr 2010 | Series | Contributor(s): Joseph M. Cychosz (editor)

    A collection of presentations which answer an aspect of the question "What is nano?"


  11. Nano*High: From Atoms to Electricity: An Introduction to Nuclear Power, Its Promise and Challenge

    02 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Brian D. Wirth

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Nano*High. Professor Brian Wirth from the UC Berkeley Dept. of Nuclear Engineering presents the basics of nuclear science, and discusses the technological...


  12. Joshua B Simmons



  13. Liquid Transportation Fuels from Coal and Biomass

    01 Dec 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael R. Ladisch

    Report on the National Academies’ America’s Energy Future Study 2009.


  14. Pioneers in Energy Seminar Series

    01 Dec 2009 | Series

    This Purdue University, West Lafayette campus speaker series supports lectures & visits by leaders in the field of energy research with the goal of increasing understanding of specific energy...


  15. Sustainable Energy Solutions for a Limited Fossil Fuel Future

    01 Dec 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rakesh Agrawal

    Rakesh Agrawal is a member and participated in the National Academy of Engineering Study on "Electricity from Renwable Resources." His lecture will be based on his independent work in the area of...


  16. Renewable Solar Energy: Has the Sun Finally Risen on Photovoltaics?

    10 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark R. Pinto

    After a review of the overall renewable energy landscape, including the central role of economics, we present here the case that PV is on the verge of becoming a major source of electrical...


  17. Aluminum: a safe, economical, high energy density material for energy storage, transport and splitting water to make hydrogen on demand

    30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall

    In 1968, a team lead by the author discovered that liquid gallium saturated with aluminum at room temperature would split water into hydrogen gas, alumina and heat. More recently his current team...


  18. Energy and Nanoscience A More Perfect Union

    29 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner

    Huge problems of energy and sustainability confront the science/engineering community, mankind, and our planet. The energy problem comes in many dimensions, including supply, demand, conservation,...


  19. How Chemical Engineers Will Save the World

    26 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): William F. Banholzer

    The world is facing massive challenges brought on by population growth, economic meltdowns, and environmental constraints. Scientific solutions are needed now more than ever. In this seminar, an...


  20. Affordable Clean Energy: Challenges and Opportunities

    20 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hukam C. Mongia

    The technical presentation is built around the August 9th 2008 ABC News/Planet Green/Stanford Poll on Environment/Energy in which the majority of the people polled expressed support for the...