Active Projects

Low-Cost Water Filter Using Sapwood Xylem

2016 | Rohit Karnik and Amy Smith with Krithika Ramchander, et al.

This project explores a novel approach to address the largely unmet need for providing safe and affordable drinking water to low-income groups by... Read more

Convection Enhanced Electrochemical Energy Storage

2016 | Fikile Brushett with Thomas Carney

Modern enclosed rechargeable batteries are generally limited in performance because inactive components occupy a majority of the battery weight and... Read more

Rapid Detection of Pathogenic Bacteria

2016 | Timothy Swager and Alexander Klibanov with Kent Harvey, et al.

Foodborne illnesses can lead to human sufferings, expensive medical treatments, lawsuits, government sanctions, product recalls, tarnished corporate... Read more

Novel Approaches to Antibody-Drug Conjugates

2015 | Stephen Buchwald and Bradley Pentelute with Timothy, et al.

Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs) for cancer therapy are synthesized by attaching cytotoxic small molecule drugs to monoclonal antibodies, using... Read more

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