Solvent-free chemoenzymatic degradation of plastics
Efficient closed-loop recycling of PET.
Mild, waste-free process using renewable biocatalysts.
Eliminating the environmental burden of petroleum-based plastics.
Rapid and simple analytical device of soil particle proportions
Inexpensive soil particle analysis system and device with applications in agricultural planting efficiency and field evaluation.
Inexpensive steering guidance for most tractor models
Universal installation for semi-autonomous vehicle guidance with applications in crop fertilization and cultivation.
On-the-spot soil analyzer with multiple sensors
Rapid and automated soil analysis with applications in the precision agriculture industry as well as data collection in hazardous areas.
Lateral growth of semiconductor films directly on amorphous substrates
Uniform growth of high-quality semiconductor films on large amorphous substrates with applications in computer, LED lighting, and solar energy cell industries.
Floor-based vibration feedback for information display
Interaction with a floor-based haptic vibration feedback interface with applications in foot-control devices and public safety measures for the visually impaired.
Machine for more effective hard rock drilling operations
An electromagnetic energy device to transform hard rock to soft rock with applications in mining conditions and equipment longevity.
Device which delivers multiple, non-auditory information alerts to a user
A haptic vibration device capable of delivering multiple streams of information to a single actuator with applications in hospitals and power plants.
Suppression of food borne pathogens with microbial biosurfactants
A bacterial strain which emulsifies pathogens and controls plant diseases with applications in agriculture and food production industries.
Reversible shape morphing of metamaterials
A reversible method of fabricating synthetic materials with applications in self-configuring medical devices and autonomous soft robotics.
Simple and effective hydrogen production for sustainable energy
A novel method of producing hydrogen and heat via the reaction of metal and water with applications in renewable energy production and storage.
A better recycling method of excess aircraft composite material
A method of reclaiming substantially more of the materials lost as scrap with applications in aerospace and composite material industries.
Catalyst-free functionalization of aromatic groups in medical compounds
Catalyst-free method of adding alkyl radicals to molecules of interest with applications in pharmaceutical and material industries.
LED lighting for plant growth beyond the red or blue spectrum
An LED lighting wavelength outside of the red or blue range with applications in greenhouse plant growth efficiency.
Simple and dynamic measurement of greenhouse gas emissions from the soil
A novel sensor network system to detect the emission level of gas from the soil with applications in farming, environmental, and livestock industries.