Energy Exchange is a seminar series hosted by the EMS Energy Institute as part of its outreach mission. The seminars focus on highly relevant energy topics, especially in the area of fossil fuels. Energy topics discussed include new innovations in carbon dioxide utilization, clean coal, petroleum and natural gas, fuel cells, and more. Speakers include Penn State faculty as well as government and industry professionals.

Below is a list of 2015 presentations. Please contact Jennifer Matthews if you are interested in a specific presentation.

Implementation of Polymer Flooding in a Super-mature Medium Viscous Oil Field in Austria
Torsten Clemens
Thursday, October 1, 2015

Characterization of Coal and Biomass Gasification Behavior in a High Pressure, High Temperature Entrained Flow Reactor
Sarma V. Pisupati
Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Planning the Next Generation of the Electric Grid: Regulatory Challenges and Methodological Challenges
Mort Webster
Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Energy and Steel: A Life Cycle Perspective
Brandie M. Sebstian
Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Engineering Applications of X-Ray Microtomography Imaging
Zuleima Karpyn
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Gas Turbine Operability: A Hot-Section Perspective
Jacqueline O’Connor
Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Advances in Conversion of Coal and Biomass to Jet Fuel
Satya Chauhan
Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Lessons from the First Quadrennial Energy Review Important Trends, Challenges and Recommendations
William F. Hederman
Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Prospects for Gas-Fracturing in Unconventional Reservoirs
Derek Elsworth
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Computational Modeling of Coupled Multiphase Flow and Geomechanics to Study Fault Slip and Induced Seismicity
Ruben Juanes
Wednesday, April 15, 2015

EPA Green House Gas Regulations for Heavy-Duty Vehicles
Samuel McLaughlin P.E., PMP
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Under Pressure and in Hot Water - Liquid Fuels from Algae
Phillip E. Savage
Wednesday, January 21, 2015

EI Communications