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College of Engineering and Computing

Strategic Approaches to the Generation of Electricity (SAGE)

Description: Strategic Approaches to the Generation of Electricity, or SAGE, conducts research to reduce the harmful environmental effects of burning coal to produce electricity. This Center of Economic Excellence focuses on improving environmental control technologies for coal power plants, including improving mercury and gas emission controls and developing new materials and processes to capture and store or find a use for carbon emissions, making UofSC an international leader in future fuels/energy research.
Area: Catalysis; Machine learning; Artificial intelligence; Combinatorial catalysis; CO2 utilization; Biomass torrefaction; NH3 synthesis and decomposition; Energy; High-throughput screening; Waste plastic utilization
Phone: 803-777-7904
Location: Horizon 1 Building, 541 Main St.
Columbia, SC 29208
Director: Lauterbach, Jochen
Website: SAGE Website

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