Topic: Algae

Faculty Awards Promote Algae Fuel Production, Coastal Security

May 10, 2012

Two University of Texas at Austin faculty members have won Moncrief Grand Challenge Faculty Awards to develop computer models for algae-based fuel production and improve the security of coastal waters.

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Momentum builds at UT for sustainability initiatives

Sept. 22, 2011
A speaker presents at the first Sustainability Symposium at UT in 2010.

Last year's UT Campus Sustainability Symposium bolstered growing support for sustainability-related projects across campus. This year's event happening Friday, Sept. 23, showcases more innovative research in the field.

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One of the Largest Facilities For Growing Algae for Biofuels Opens at The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 13, 2011

The University of Texas at Austin, in partnership with AlgEternal Technologies and Georg Fischer Piping Systems, has officially opened one of the largest of-its-kind algae growth demonstration facilities for biofuels in the country.

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University of Texas at Austin Biologists and Engineers in $25 Million Project to Develop Jet Fuel from Algal Oil

May 4, 2009

Biologists and engineers at The University of Texas at Austin have been selected to be a part of a $25 million project that would transform algal oil to jet fuel.

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Fueling the future

May 16, 2008

Meet biology experts David Nobles and Malcolm Brown, the talented research teamĀ  that has developed a possible answer to the green energy revolution through their exciting work with algae.

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