University of Minnesota researchers discover breakthrough method for chemical separations

Tuesday, August 4, 2009 - 04:14 in Physics & Chemistry

A team of researchers, led by chemical engineering and materials science professor Michael Tsapatsis in the University of Minnesota's Institute of Technology, have developed a more energy-efficient method of chemical separations that could revolutionise processes in the petrochemical and biofuels industries. The new discovery is published in the 31 July issue of Science, a leading journal of scientific research published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science...

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