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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 01/01/06
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/08

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Ong Estela Ong 1 Message
Rosenberg Robert B. Rosenberg 2 Message
Choi Chun Choi 1 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Gas Technology Institute

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2008
Budget: 01/01/08 - 12/31/08
PI: Chun Choi

Liquid fuels derived from coal can be made from a synthesis gas by the Fischer Tropsch catalytic process, which uses metal catalysts supported on inert alumina or silica particles. These catalysts are subject to physical breakdown, which shortens their useful lives, fouls the chemical process, and necessitates frequent catalyst replacement. Th...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Gas Technology Institute

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

The production of hydrogen, especially pure hydrogen, from fossil fuels and other organic sources is undesirably costly, and purifying the hydrogen is a major cost element. Low-cost durable membranes, with functionality to carry out the water-gas shift reaction, could reduce the cost of coal gasification plants by 25% or more. This project wil...