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The Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC) collaborates on research projects with several world-renowned industries. CCRC's world-class faculty, researchers, and students help companies solve their most challenging problems.

 

NEWS

13 June, 2022

CCRC initiates FLEET to decarbonize the transportation sector

KAUST and the Oil Sustainability Program recently launched the FLEET Consortium. The Consortium plans to develop innovative fuels, lubricants, and efficient engine technologies and, in the words of Prof. Bill Roberts, Director of the Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC), “represents a wonderful opportunity for KAUST and the CCRC to provide impactful solutions to greenhouse gas emissions across the entire mobility sector, both for the Kingdom and globally.” It is the CCRC that initiated FLEET.

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07 June, 2022

Two prominent CCRC faculty members promoted

KAUST recently acknowledged its burgeoning progress in solar energy and sustainable fuel technologies by promoting four prominent PSE faculty to the rank of full professor. Two of the four Professors promoted are from the Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC): Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Aamir Farooq and Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering Mani Sarathy.

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02 June, 2022

When Cool Ideas Come Raining Down

A rain oil lamp provides a breakthrough moment for optimizing the carbon dioxide freezing process in low-temperature carbon-capture technology

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Master Thesis Defense | Ibrahim Alsheikh
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KAUST Research Conference | Hydrogen-Based Mobility and Power, 2022
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Delegates from academia, government laboratories, and industry are invited to attend the 2022 conference on 'Hydrogen-Based Mobility and Power’ hosted and organized by the Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC) at KAUST. We encourage you to register and attend any of the sessions on the three days.

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CCRC Newsletter

Spring 2022 Edition

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