McDonnell Academy Global Energy and Environment Partnership
A CONSORTIUM OF 28 UNIVERSITIES AND CORPORATE PARTNERS WORKING TOGETHER IN ENERGY, ENVIRONMENTAL AND SUSTAINABILITY RESEARCH, EDUCATION, AND OPERATIONS
MAGEEP
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Washington University in St. Louis has funded 14 projects to promote interactions with counterpart Universities in MAGEEP. Preliminary results from these projects will be presented at the MAGEEP Second International Symposium on Energy and Environment.

Final Report with Project Results

MAGEEP PROPOSALS FUNDED (October 2007)
Washington University Participants Partner University Participants Project Title
Name Department University  Name
PI:  Robert Blankenship Department of Biology and Chemistry  Technion-Israel Institute of Technology  Noam Adir Exploring the structure and function of a minimal photosynthetic antenna complex
PI:  Ramesh Agarwal MASE Jawaharlal Nehru University  BB Bhattacharya Integrative Analysis of Non-Renewable and Renewable Energy Sources for Electricity Generation: Demand and Supply Factors, Environmental Risks and Policy Evaluation
co-PI: Ping Wang Economics Jawaharlal Nehru University  VK Jain
    National Taiwan University  Hung-Ju Chen
    Chinese University of Hong Kong Jun Zhang
PI:  William Lowry Political Science Fudan University  Zhang Zhen The Changing Face of Hydropower in Canada, China, and the US
CoPI:  Andrew Mertha Political Science    
PI:  Da-Ren Chen  EECE National Taiwan University  Chih-Chieh Chen System Approach to Study the Performance of Indoor Air Cleaners: From the Energy Conservation and Air Quality Control Viewpoints
       
co-PI: Ruth Chen EECE    
PI:  Suresh Sureshkumar  EECE IIT-Bombay Sharad Bhartiya Nucleating McDonnell Academy Partnership for Nanophotonics Research for Advanced Solar Energy Applications
  CoPI:  Ramiki Kalyanaraman  Physics IIT-Bombay Ravindra Gudi
CoPI:  Lan Yang Electrical and Systems Engr Middle East Technical University  Rasit Turan
PI:  Pratim Biswas  EECE Chinese University of Hong Kong Jimmy Yu COLLABORATORY FOR DEVELOPING COURSE CONTENT IN AEROSOL SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
co-PI: Richard Axelbaum   Peking University  Min Hu &
Maosheng Yao
co-PI: Stefan R. Falke    Tsinghua University  Jiming Hao
co-PI: Jay R. Turner    Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  Chandra Venkataraman &
Virendra Sethi
co-PI:  Da-Ren Chen   National Taiwan University  C.C. Chen
    Jawaharlal Nehru University  V. K. Jain
    Yonsei University  Tai-Gyu Lee & J. Hawang
PI:  Daniel Giammar EECE Indian Institute of Technology Bombay  Akkihebbal K. Suresh INTERFACIAL PROCESSES CONTROLLING LEAD MOBILITY IN ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS
co-PI:   Jill D. Pasteris Earth and Planetary Science     
PI:  Largus T. Angenent EECE Bogazici University  Orhan Yenigun Anaerobic treatment of domestic wastewater from rural communities with an anaerobic migrating blanket reactor: feasibility and policy on water reuse.
    Chulalongkorn University  Pichaya Rachdawong
    Chulalongkorn University  Chackrit Nuengjamnong
       
    Bogazici University  Turgut Tuzun Onay
PI: Paul J. Donnelly Architecture Technion-Israel Institute of Technology  Raphael Semiat PCM Membranes in Architectural Enclosures
PI: Jr-Shin Li Electrical and Systems Engr National Taiwan University  Ching-pin Tung Global Climate Change: Control theory methods for a coupled climate model with carbon-cycle feedbacks
PI:  Gautam Yadama GWB Social Work IIT-Bombay Virendra Sethi Adoption of Appropriate Household and Commercial Stove Technologies to Address Energy and Environmental Problems in Orissa and Andhra Pradesh, India
co-PI: Pratim Biswas    
  EECE    
PI: Jay R. Turner  EECE IIT-Bombay Tom V. Matthew SUSTAINABLE URBAN TRANSPORT: ASSESSING AIR QUALITY IMPACTS OF TRANSPORTATION NETWORK IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS
PI: Tristram Kidder  Anthropology Peking University  Song Yuqin Proposal for Exploratory Research on Holocene Climate Change, Landscape Evolution, and Human Response in the Lower Yellow River Floodplain, Henan Province, China
       
PI: Richard Axelbaum EECE Tsinghua University  Shuxiao Wang Evaluation of Distributed Power Generation Option for Rural China
Washington University in St. Louis                                                                                                                                                   MAGEEP Director:  Dr. Pratim Biswas
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