Topic: Center for Electrochemistry

President Names Chemist Allen Bard a Recipient of the Enrico Fermi Award

Jan. 13, 2014

President Barack Obama has named College of Natural Sciences chemist Allen Bard a recipient of the Enrico Fermi Award, one of the government's oldest and most prestigious awards for scientific achievement.

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Fuels from the sun

Oct. 4, 2011
Fuels from the sun

Chemist Allen Bard looks to harness the power of sunlight to produce fuels that can substitute for oil.

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Three professors awarded $2.5 million for hydrogen fuel research

Sept. 21, 2009
Three professors awarded $2.5 million for hydrogen fuel research

Chemical engineering Professor Charles Mullins, chemistry Professor Allen Bard and mathematics Professor Irene M. Gamba have received about $2.5 million to identify new materials that will efficiently absorb sunlight and split water into clean hydrogen fuel that could power cars and be used to generate electricity.

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Professors Receive $2.5 Million to Better Convert Water Into Clean Hydrogen Fuel Using Sunlight

Sept. 16, 2009

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have received about $2.5 million to identify new materials that will efficiently absorb sunlight and split water (H2O) into clean hydrogen fuel, which could power cars and be used to generate electricity.

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