Energy Research at the University of Washington


James Carothers

Energy Research Area: Designing synthetic biological systems to produce renewable chemicals and fuels

Record last updated on October 1st 2014 PDT.

John C. Kramlich

Energy Research Area: Combustion; advanced energy conversion systems; environmental emissions control; algae-based biofuels; conventional biofuels

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Rose Ann Cattolico

Energy Research Area: Biochemical, molecular and ecological analysis of phototosynthetic algae. Emphasis on chloroplast evolution, photosynthetic processes, and harmful algal bloom formation, population diversity, lipid biogenesis and biofuel production.

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

James C. Hermanson

Energy Research Area: Combustion Characteristics of Bio-Derived Fuels for Aerospace, Power Generation, and other Transport Applications

Record last updated on September 20th 2013 PDT.

Renata Bura

Energy Research Area: Fractionation of lignocellulosic biomass and bioconversion natural products of into biofuels(bioethanol and biodiesel) and biochemicals (sugar alcohols, glycols).

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.

Amy Shen

Energy Research Area: Microreactors for biomasss to biofuel conversion; Nanoporous materials for energy application; large-scale energy storage

Record last updated on November 29th 2011 PDT.

Richard Gustafson

Energy Research Area: Advanced Biofuels and Co-Products from Mixed Feedstocks

Record last updated on October 28th 2014 PDT.

Sharon L. Doty

Energy Research Area: Characterization of novel microbial strains for biofuel production, development of optimized biomass, and the use of symbiotic microorganisms for enhanced plant growth in a sustainable manner.

Record last updated on October 9th 2013 PDT.

Bruce Lippke

Energy Research Area: Using wood to substitute for fossil energy intensive products and displace carbon emissions while extending the storehouse of forest carbon to sustainably produced wood products.

Record last updated on November 28th 2011 PDT.