Students in the CHBE 488 588 course work with real world SMEs on the forefront of CCCS technologies. Together with the SMEs, the instructional team creates case studies to evaluate certain environmental aspects of their technologies under a set of conditions from course instructor guidance.
Students also work to gain insights into competitors of their assigned SME and produce a technology lecture for the class
Carbon dioxide is captured from the atmosphere using direct air capture. Using renewable power or waste heat, highly concentrated carbon dioxide is collected, which can subsequently be permanently stored for negative emissions or used as a feedstock for the production of carbon-based materials.