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Interaction of polymer and lithium in polymer electrolytes for energy storage

Description: Classical electrolytes consists of salts such as LiPF6 and solvents with high dielectric constants such as ethylene carbonate. Polymer electrolytes are considered as an alternative class of electrolytes since they are typically safer than classical electrolytes, and have the potential to be multifunctional. In addition, the polymer conformation changes in the presence of electrolyte,…
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Membrane Filtration for the Isolation of Valuable Components from the Aqueous Stream of Steam Exploded Citrus Processing Waste

Description: About 95% of the oranges produced in US are used for processing into juice. Citrus processing waste (CPW) is what remains from the fruit after it has been processed into juice. CPW is made up of the peel, rag, juice sacs and seeds. Approximately 44% of the orange fruit mass wet consists of CPW….
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Foudazi receives best poster award at 2017 CINT Annual Meeting

Dr. Reza Foudazi presented the research of his Ph D student Sahar Qavi at the 2017 Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies and was presented with the “best poster award” of the event. The Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies is guided for electron microscopy techniques towards exploring difficult systems and their controlling mechanisms to develop a better understanding of…
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Dr. Foudazi featured in the Las Cruces Sun-News

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Aaron Lindsay continues to make the news at NMSU

NMSU engineer’s hard work earns big reward

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Misciblity of poly(ethylene oxide) and acrylate polymers

Description: The miscibility of poly(ethylene oxide) and different acrylate polymers will be studied experimentally and theoretically. Completion Objectives: Modify an existing ESP on polymer blends for this research Determine acrylate polymers that are miscible with poly(ethylene oxide) Predict the phase behavior of acrylate polymers and poly(ethylene oxide) with Flory-Huggins theory and compressible regular solution theory…
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Safe Handling of Lead Iodide

Description: The student will review potential hazards of PbI2 and how it can be handled safely for thin film production. Completion Objectives: Critical review of existing Experimental Safety Procedure Revising the Experimental Safety Procedure Faculty Advisor: Foudazi Required Competencies Safety training Student Researcher: Gabrielle Kral Work Products:

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Foudazi invited to give Keynote at 2016 SASOR

Dr. Reza Foudazi has been invited to give the keynote speech at the 2016 South African Society of Rheology, Sept. 19-21, 2016 in Pretoria at the CSIR International Conference Centre.  Dr. Foudazi’s talk will be entitled, “Polymerized High Internal Phase Emulsions.” Abstract The physical packing limit of spheres can be surpassed in emulsions since the…
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Aaron Lindsay (BSCHE 2016) featured in Las Cruces Sun-News

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Foudazi and Karimi funded by I-Corps for development of Portable Water Purification Device

Dr. Reza Foudazi and Dr. Leila Karimi have received $50,000 National Science Foundation I-Corp grant (where the “I” stands for Innovation) through the Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships (IIP) to execute the project, “Portable Water Purification Device for the Removal of Ions and Heavy Metals.” Abstract: Because of drinking water issues in some cities…
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