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
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MAGEEP ACCESS THEME FUNDED PROJECTS - 2011

A thematic area - Abundant, Cost Effective Clean Energy Systems for Sustainability (ACCESS) was launched at the MAGEEP 2010 Symposium.
The focus of the research and educational projects are to evaluate the energy needs of rural populations - which exceed 3.5 Billion people
across the globe. 
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2011 McDonnell Academy Global Energy & Environment Partnership / ACCESS Research Projects Funded
 

     Proposal # Proposal Title WUSTL PI(s)/Co-PI(s) University Partner Participant(s)  
  1

Systems Engineering of a Microbial  Coculture for Cost-effective Cellulosic Alcohol Production 

Yinjie Tang, Engineering & Applied Science

Yunfeng Yang, Tsinghua University

  2

Sustainability and Capacity Growth in Alternative Energy Production

 Itai Sened, Arts & Sciences

 Eric Zimmerman, IDC and VARIOUS

  3

Randomized Control Trial of Sustainability of Improved Biomass Cookstoves in Rajasthan, India

Gautam Yadama, Social Work,  Pratim Biswas,  Engineering & Applied Science, Mario Casto, Medicine, Kenneth Schechtman, Medicine

Chandra Venkataraman, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

  4

Low Cost Integrated Solar Energy and Storage Systems: An ACCESS Initiative

Pratim Biswas, Venkat Subramanian, Engineering & Applied Science

Chetan Solanki,  Sagar Mitra Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

  5

From Patina to Photovoltaics:  Nanostructured Cu2 O - ZnO Solar Cells on Brass

Parag Banerjee, Engineering & Applied Science

Avner Rothschild, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Tejal Kanitkar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences

  6

Energy Poverty and Energy Technology Policy for Human Development in India and Other Developing Economies

Ramesh Agarwal,  Engineering & Applied Science

Ramprasad Sengupta, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  7

Integrated Observations for Characterization of Atmospheric Aerosols Over India

Rudolf Husar, Engineering & Applied Science

Virendra Sethi, Indian Institutute of Technology Bombay

8

Biomass-Derived Particles in Engineered Systems and the Environment of India

Brent Williams, Engineering & Applied Science

Virendra Sethi, Indian Institutute of Technologu Bombay

  9

Nexus Between Water and Electrical Power Systems:  Cooperative Versus Game Theoretic Policies

Hiro Mukai,  Jr-Shin Li, Engineering and Applied Science

Ming-Che Hu, National Taiwan University

  10

The Energy-Water Nexus of Emerging Technologies for Energy Resource Extraction:  Impacts of Shale Hydraulic Fracturing and Geothermal Energy Production on the Mobilization of Trace Elements

John Fortner, Daniel Giammar, Engineering & Applied Science,  Maxine Lipeles, Law

Anurag Mehra, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Orhan Yenigun, Nadim Copty, Bogazici Univerisity

Washington University in St. Louis                                                                                                                                                   MAGEEP Director:  Dr. Pratim Biswas
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