Chunshan Song, Director of EMS Energy Institute headshot image

Distinguished Professor, Energy and Mineral Engineering Professor, Chemical Engineering Director, EMS Energy Institute Associate Director, Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment



Research Areas:

  • Molecular Basket Sorbents for CO2 & H2S/NO2/SO2 Capture
  • Processing of hydrocarbon fuels and bio-fuels for ultra clean fuels and fuel cells
    • Selective adsorption for removing sulfur (SARS)
    • Sulfur-tolerant and Carbon-resistant catalyst for low-temperature reforming of hydrocarbons

Research Tools:

  • catalytic reactions
  • adsorption
  • nano-porous materials
  • analytical characterization of materials
  • molecular simulation