Deshusses Lab News
February 22, 2017
New project funded by DARPA
Phase I STTR was awarded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for a project entitled Multiplexed Biofiltration of Volatile Organic Compounds. The project will be performed as a collaboration between the Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry (WBI) and the Deshusses lab. See http://www.warnerbabcock.com/wbi-receives-darpa-sttr-award-biofiltration-volatile-organics-air/
January 27, 2017
Paper Selected as High Impact Article
On-Site Fecal Sludge Treatment with the Anaerobic Digestion Pasteurization Latrineselected by EES as a top-read article of 2016.
August 18, 2016
New PhD candidates join the Deshusses’ lab
Two new PhD candidates join the Deshusses’ lab: Kelsey Deaton and Siddharth Kawadiya. Siddharth had been working in our lab for about a year on biotreatment for odor control; he now officially joins our PhD program. Welcome!
July 28, 2016
Publications on swine waste to energy project
Two peer-reviewed journal articles published on the Loyd Ray Farms swine waste to energy project.
Design and assessment of an innovative swine waste to renewable energy system (Transactions of the ASABE, in-press)
May 16, 2016
New anaerobic digesters
Aaron Forbis-Stokes designs new anaerobic digesters (anaerobic baffled reactors) using computational fluid dynamics (CFD), have them built in Nairobi and installs them at our test sites in Eldoret, Kenya.