Research

Technologies to enhance the quality of life

Detection and mitigation technologies for improving the quality of life as well as new green technologies.

5.5 Environmental Mitigation, BioMedical Research, and Green Technologies - Environmental Remediation

Capabilities / Services

  • Field deployment of remediation materials & technologies
  • Particle separation methods
  • Design, fabrication, and testing of personal protective equipment and breathing apparatus prototypes
  • Design and fabrication of emergency medical equipment and communications devices
  • Design and implementation of physiological protocols for human testing, both lab based and remotely
  • State-of-the-art biological and molecular imaging facilities
  • Green Technologies – Alternative Energy Prototypes
    • Hydrogen Power
    • Solar Energy
    • Superconducting Magnetic Energy

Accomplishments

  • Environmental Remediation Technologies:
    • EZVI – Designed for the in-situ treatment of dense non-aqueous phase liquids (DNAPLs) and is one of the few methods that can treat the DNAPL source
    • AMTS – Used for extracting and destroying polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, in paint and caulking
    • SPEARS – Used to remove and destroy polychlorinated biphenyls and other similar PAHs in sediment systems

Equipment / Facilities

  • Labs, Shops, and Testing Facilities
  • Bio-Imaging Lab