Wednesday, July 21, 2010

A group of EMS Energy Institute researchers were recently granted a patent for their work related to removing sulfur and sulfur compounds from hydrocarbon fuel feedstocks. The patent, titled Oxidatively Regenerable Adsorbents for Sulfur Removal, is shared by Chunshan Song, distinguished professor of fuel science; Xiaoliang Ma, senior research associate; Fuxia Sun, postdoctoral research associate; and former graduate student Shingo Watanabe.