Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage

The Research Coordination Network (RCN) on Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage (CCUS) is a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) under the Science, Engineering and Education for Sustainability (SEES) program.  The aim of the RCN-CCUS is to advance the field of CCUS by coordinating interdisciplinary research, training and educational activities.

Learn more about our mission and the RCN-CCUS

Featured CCUS Researcher

Prof. Liang-Shih (L.-S.) Fan, OSU, is widely recognized for the development of clean energy technologies including CO2 separation from flue gases using high reactivity metal oxides and enhanced H2 production with in-situ CO2 capture.  Prof. Fan's scientific contributions have recently extended to include the direct conversion of shale gas to high purity syngas via chemical looping. Learn more


Funding Available for Installation Energy Technology Demonstrations

Posted by Derrick Wu on
The Department of Defense (DoD), through the Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) is seeking proposals for demonstrations of energy technologies on DoD installations as candidates for funding in FY 2016. Click the title for more information.

Upcoming Events

Manufacturing Green Fuels from Renewable Energy

Tuesday, April 14-16, 2015, 9:00am CEST
Posted by Derrick Wu
View promo flyer and preliminary agenda Further information and sign-up Topics This workshop includes topics such as: Sustainable carbon resources CO 2 capture High temperature electrolysis CO 2 reduction at the nano-scale Highlighting key issues for reaching 100% renewable energy in our energy...Read more

Gordon Research Conference on Carbon Capture, Utilization & Storage

Defining the Frontiers
Sunday, May 31 - June 5, 2015, 9:00am EDT
Posted by Derrick Wu
Apply to attend the conference Click here to view the flyer The 2015 Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on "Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage: Defining the Frontiers" is the first in this series. This GRC will present cutting-edge research on in the fields of carbon capture, carbon storage (...Read more

Recent Events

2014 K-12 Outreach at Georgia Tech

Monday, November 17, 2014, 9:30am-1:30pm EST
Posted by Derrick Wu
This event brought together approximately 100 middle school students to interact with college students and chemical engineering professionals through a series of hands-on activities.Read more

Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS) 2014

Sunday, June 1-10, 2014, 9:00am EDT
Posted by Derrick Wu
The RCN-CCUS and Research Experience in Carbon Sequestration (RECS) partnership, which commenced in 2013 to facilitate educational outreach in the field of CCUS, has continued this year. Founded in 2004, RECS is the premier carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) education and training...Read more