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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.



14 March, 2023

Waves of change reduce emissions from shipping

Efforts to reduce sulfur emissions from ocean-going transport will improve planetary health as well as the health of coastal societies.

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06 March, 2023

Professor Min Suk Cha elected as a Fellow of the Combustion Institute

KAUST Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Min Suk Cha has been elected as a Fellow of the Combustion Institute (CI). Cha was elected for his exceptional and innovative contributions to the fundamental understandings and advances in plasma and electrically assisted combustion.

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04 January, 2023

Laser imaging helps clean fuels live up to their reputation

A technique that enables KAUST researchers to identify two kinds of pollutants with a single laser beam could make it easier to generate heat and power from ammonia, a carbon-free hydrogen carrier.

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CCRC Report

Winter 2023 Edition

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