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

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 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 systers Concept The workshop will...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 will bring together approximately 100 middle school students to interact with college students and chemical engineering professionals through a series of hands-on activities. We are currently looking for professional volunteers who are willing to volunteer at the event and interact with students; if you are interested, e-mail energy@aiche.org .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