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NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition
NSF IGERT 2012 Video & Poster Competition

Project Profile

IGERT: STAIR: Sustainable Technology through Advanced Interdisciplinary Research

University of Tennessee at Knoxville


Given the impending global energy/climate crisis, engineering practice must undergo a paradigm shift from a traditional design process that had little regard to energy and/or environmental costs to a new process that must address a broader set of parameters that include the ultimate sustainability of the design alternatives… more »


Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
High Performance Metal Hydride Based Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Concentrating Solar Power Applications Library Journal article 10/10/14
Evaluation of the physi- and chemisorption of hydrogen in alkali (Na, Li) doped fullerenes Library Journal article 10/10/14
Reversible Hydrogen Storage in a LiBH4–C60 Nanocomposite Library Journal article 10/10/14
Synthesis, characterization, and reversible hydrogen sorption study of sodium-doped fullerene Library Journal article 10/10/14
Synthesis and Characterization of a Lithium-Doped Fullerane for Reversible Hydrogen Storage Library Journal article 10/10/14
Dipyrrinone imines: controlling self-association Library Journal article 10/10/14
Trainee participates in workshops with supercomputers at ORNL Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Graduates begun professional careers abroad Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Science Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Course requires students to develop case studies Showcase Achievement 12/03/13