Available TECHNOLOGIES

Researchers at CSM are on the forefront of innovation. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing creative solutions to a wide range of scientific and engineering challenges.

 

BIOFUELS

A Nanoparticle-Based Coagulation Method for Cost-Effective Microalgae HarvestingPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A cost-effective method to harvest microalgae

Reference Number: 10005
 
Increased Lipid Accumulation and Carbohydrate Synthesis in Strains of MicroalgaePDF versionText only version(PDF)
Modified microalgae that produce high levels of lipids and starch

Reference Number: 11020
Use of Endogenous Promoters in Genetic Engineering of Nannochloropsis GaditanaPDF versionText only version(PDF)
The genome sequence and protocols for genetic manipulation for Nannochloropsis gaditana, a microalga that has high lipid and biomass production

Reference Number: 12007
Nonstoichiometric Perovskite-Type Oxides for Solar Thermal Fuels ProductionPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Characterization of promising non-stoichiometric-perovskite-type oxide catalysts for solar thermochemical fuel productions

Reference Number: 13023
 

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BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING AND MEDICAL DEVICES

Artificial Cells for Advanced Drug DeliveryPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Targeted drug delivery across biological barriers using artificial cells 

Reference Number: 9002
Microfluidic Flow Assay for Measuring Hemostatic PhenotypesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A microfluidic flow assay is a method for measuring the propensity to form a blood clot

Reference Number: 10004
Detection of Magnetic Field Concentrated Analytes in a Lateral Flow CapillaryPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A lateral flow capillary devise to detect target analytes that are concentrated by a magnetic field

Reference Number: 11011
Optical Alignment Deformation SpectroscopyPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A microfluidic devise and method for high-throughput measurement of cell deformation

Reference Number: 12012
Plasma based Flow Assay for Measuring Trombin and Fibrin GenerationPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A microfluidic plasma-based flow assay for measuring thrombin and fibrin generation

Reference Number: 12031
Delivery of Therapeutic Antibodies from Biodegradable Polymer ScaffoldsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A direct delivery system for the administration of therapeutic antibodies

Reference Number: 13011
Polymer Modified Nanoparticles as Contrast Agents for the Non-Invasive Measurement of pH in vivoPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A non-invasive and accurate method for in vivo pH measurements

Reference Number: 13014
Dynamic Viscoelasticity as a Rapid Single-Cell BiomarkerPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A rapid non-destructive method to identify differences in cell phenotypes using cell viscoelastic properties

Reference Number: 13021
Wrist Gimbal Rehabilitation DevicePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A low-cost devise to asses and improve wrist and forearm motor function

Reference Number: 14041
Three-Dimensional Gaze Control of Robots for Navigation and Object ManipulationPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A control system to guide robots for navigation and object manipulation that uses 3D eye tracking

Reference Number: 15005
Autonomous Robotic Laparoscope based on Eye TrackingPDF versionText only version(PDF)
An autonomous control framework for robotic laparoscope using eye tracking

Reference Number: 15006
Magnetic-Field Driven Colloidal Microbots Employing Wall-Based PropulsionPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Magnetic-field driven colloidal microbots for interventional procedures in the cardiovascular system

Reference Number: 15031
Controlled Precipitation of Biomimetic Apatites via in situ Mineralization of an Organic Polymeric MatrixPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method for the controlled precipitation of biological apatites within a polymeric support substrate

Reference Number: 15038
 

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FUEL CELLS AND BATTERIES

Palladium Alloy Membranes for use in Hydrogen SeparationPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Palladium alloy membranes for hydrogen separation that are resistant to poisoning by sulfide compounds 

Reference Number: 6001
Unsupported Palladium Alloy MembranesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A cost-effective method to produce thin, durable, support-free palladium and palladium alloy membranes 

Reference Number: 8002
Stable Catalyst Layers for Hydrogen Permeable Composite MembranesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A hydrogen permeable membrane that is stable over a broad temperature range 

Reference Number: 10007
Acidic Ion Exchange MembranePDF versionText only version(PDF)
An acidic ion exchange membrane with very high proton conductivity 

Reference Number: 10012
A High Efficiency, Reversible Flow Battery System for Energy StoragePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A solid oxide fuel battery for high efficiency energy storage 

Reference Number: 11007
 
Fabrication of Palladium-Alloy Composite Membranes for High Temperature ApplicationsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Palladium-alloy membranes that exhibit structural stability, improved strength, and high hydrogen flux 

Reference Number: 12028
Impedance-Based Sensor for Detection of Catalyst Coking in Fuel Reforming SystemsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel sensor for detecting the early stages of catalyst coking in fuel reforming systems 

Reference Number: 13012
Electrochemical Devise for Synthesis Gas and Liquid Fuel ProductionPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method for creating liquid fuels from carbon dioxide and water using a solid oxide electrolytic cell 

Reference Number: 13015
 
Triple Conducting Cathode Material for Intermediate Temperature Protonic Ceramic Electrochemical DevicesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel perovskite-type multicomponent compound that displays high electrochemical performance at intermediate temperatures 

Reference Number: 15016

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MATERIALS

Colloidal Crystallization via Applied FieldsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
The use of external fields to produce three-dimensional crystals of colloid-sized matter 

Reference Number: 4001
High Modulus Polymer CompositesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method of producing high molecular weight filled polymeric matrices that have desirable physical characteristics 

Reference Number: 5001
 
Polylactide-Graft-Lignin CopolymersPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Methods to produce renewable polyactide-graft-lignin blends and copolymers 

Reference Number: 12020
Near Zero Coefficient of Thermal Expansion Beta-Eucryptite without MicrocrackingPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to produce doped Beta-eucryptite that does not display the normal problem of microcracking 

Reference Number: 12023
 
Polyamide Blends of Varying Renewable ContentPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to produce blended polymers that have different renewable carbon content and a suite of high performance properties 

Reference Number: 13007
 
Alumina-Rich GlassesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A low-temperature method for making aluminum rich glasses that have high chemical durability and mechanical properties close that are to sapphire single crystals 

Reference Number: 13027
Methods for Making Glasses from Organic Waste Food StreamsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A renewable method for making commercial and new glasses from organic waste products 

Reference Number: 14001
 
Fabrication of Electrochromic Tungsten Oxide Films for Optical ModulationPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Mesoporous tungsten oxide films that are capable of modulating optical transmission up to the theoretical limit of 100% in the visible regime 

Reference Number: 14005
Plasma-Assisted Nanofabrication of Two-dimensional Metal Chalcogenide LayersPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Low-temperature plasma-assisted methods to produce two-dimensional metal dichalcogenide layers 

Reference Number: 14008
 
Anisotropic Multiphysics Sensing Systems for Layered MaterialsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to detect physical properties of layered materials 

Reference Number: 14039
 
 
Hybrid Additive Manufacturing MethodPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A hybrid additive manufacturing method that allows for precise deposition of various photo curable resins 

Reference Number: 15040
 

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MINERALS AND MINING

A Piezo Sensor based Smart-Die StructurePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A piezoelectric thin film sensor that monitor the onset of failure during die casting operations 

Reference Number: 8001
 
Synthesis of Boron Using Molten Salt ElectrolysisPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to produce elemental boron 

Reference Number: 9006
 
Methods for Osmotic Concentration of Hyper Saline StreamsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel method of extracting minerals from an aqueous source 

Reference Number: 12025
 
Cavitating Water Jet Hard Rock Dredge Mining SystemPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A way to incorporate high-pressure cavitating waterjets within a rotary cutter head 

Reference Number: 13028
 
Pressure Oxidation of Enargite ConcentratesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to separate copper and arsenic at moderate temperatures and pressures 

Reference Number: 14011
 
De-Zincing Zinc-Coated MetalsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
An electrochemical method to dezinc zinc-coated metals 

Reference Number: 14012
 
Purification of Yttrium Using Iminodiacetic Acid ResinPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to separate yttrium from heavy rare earth mixtures 

Reference Number: 14015
 
The Sulfuric Acid Baking of NdFeB Magnet ScrapPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method for extracting rare earth metals from Nd2Fe14B magnet scrap 

Reference Number: 15001
 
Pneumatic Mine Dust Sampling InstrumentPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A hand-held coal and rock dust sampling devise suited to collect consistent mine dust samples 

Reference Number: 15034
 
Production of Indium Concentrate from Waste LCD ScreensPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A commercially viable process for the extraction of indium from liquid crystal displays (LCDs) 

Reference Number: 16041

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MISCELLANEOUS

Reactor Unit Control System for Space and Terrestrial ApplicationsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A reactor unit control system for small space reactors 

Reference Number: 11021
 
Scoring and Shape Reconstruction of Antlers from Two-Dimensional ImagesPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to reconstruct three-dimensional shapes of antlers from two-dimensional images 

Reference Number: 15037

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OIL AND GAS

Downhole Tools and Methods for Selectively Accessing a Tubular Annulus of a WellborePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A downhole tool that selectively opens and closes an axial/lateral bore of a tubular string positioned in a wellbore 

Reference Number: 10015
 
Wave-Equation Migration Velocity Analysis using Image WrappingPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to construct velocity models for imaging the interior of the Earth 

Reference Number: 11009
 
Monitoring of Drinking Water Aquifers during Possible Contamination OperationsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to monitor the integrity of water aquifers 

Reference Number: 12019
 
Using Seismic Wavefields to Monitor Geological TargetsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to image geological mediums using seismic wavefields 

Reference Number: 13009
 
Surface Relaxivity Calculations using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance MeasurementPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to determine the surface relaxivity on unconventional rock formations 

Reference Number: 15002
 
Matrix-Fracture Interface Cleanup Protocol for Tight Sandstone and Carbonate ReservoirsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel approach to clean up the matric-fracture interface to improve oil and gas production 

Reference Number: 15007
Casing Section Rotation Method and ApparatusPDF versionText only version(PDF)
An apparatus and method improve the cement seal at the bottom of surface casing during drilling operations 

Reference Number: 15015
 
Characterization of Water/Oil/Gas Emulsions and Foams Using Low Field Nuclear Magnetic ResonancePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to characterize the emulsion properties in oil and gas producing wells at downhole condition or pipelines 

Reference Number: 15025

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REACTION ENGINEERING

A Novel ZnO CatalystPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to produce unique ZnO structures that are rich in defect sites 

Reference Number: 9003
Synthesis of Boron Using Molten Salt ElectrolysisPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to produce elemental boron 

Reference Number: 9006
 
Laser Ignition of Reaction Synthesis SystemsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Use of a tunable laser to initiate a self-propagating high-temperature combustion reaction 

Reference Number: 13001
 
Nonstoichiometric Perovskite-Type Oxides for Solar Thermal Fuels ProductionPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Characterization of promising non-stoichiometric-perovskite-type oxide catalysts for solar thermochemical fuel productions 

Reference Number: 13023
 
Ammonia Synthesis at Moderate ConditionsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
The synthesis of ammonia at moderate temperatures and pressures using a membrane reactor 

Reference Number: 15028

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SEMICONDUCTORS AND PHOTOVOLTAICS

Solar Thermoelectric GeneratorPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel design for solar thermoelectric generators with improved efficiencies 

Reference Number: 8004
Novel Photoconductive Decay Measurement SystemPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A nondestructive, contactless means to measure the recombination of lifetime of a wide range of semiconducting and photoconducting materials 

Reference Number: 9001
Process to Recycle End of Life Cadmium Telluride Modules and Manufacturing ScrapPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel method for recycling of thin film Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic modules at the end of their life 

Reference Number: 11024
 
Solubilizing Imide Precursors for Poorly Soluble PolymersPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method for making polyimides and other rigid conjugated polymers via soluble amide-ester precursors 

Reference Number: 13002
An Electron Transistor with Ionic Gating and Complementary Optical ResponsePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A thin film transistor that can modulate its optical transmission from opaque to transparent 

Reference Number: 13005
 
Rapid Reduction of Sodium Occupancy in Type II Silicon Clathrate by Chemical EtchingePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to reduce the sodium occupancy in type II silicon clathrate 

Reference Number: 14019
 
Tailoring the Optical Gap and Absorption Strength of Silicon Quantum DotsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
Silicon-based quantum dots (SiQDs) with an organic surface functional that have improved electronic and optical properties 

Reference Number: 14024
Rapid Thermal Processing of Back Contacts for Cadmium Telluride Solar CellsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A high-throughput method to produce back contacts for cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar cells that improves the cell’s properties 

Reference Number: 14028

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SPECTROSCOPY

Hollow Waveguide Cavity Ringdown SpectroscopyPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A hollow waveguide cavity ringdown spectroscopy design for measurements of an absorption medium 

Reference Number: 7001
Hybrid Dielectric/Surface Plasmon Polariton WaveguidePDF versionText only version(PDF)
A novel hybrid dielectric/Surface Plasmon Polariton waveguide design 

Reference Number: 8003
Spectroscopic PolarimeterPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A spectroscopic polarimeter that contains designs for filtering light for both a specific bandwidth and for selecting a single polarization state 

Reference Number: 10001
LED Pumped Lasers and AmplifiersrPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method and apparatus for pumping solid state lasers and amplifiers using high-powered LED arrays 

Reference Number: 14016

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WATER

System and Method to Create Osmotic Saltwater Intrusion BarrierPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to eliminate or reduce or salt water encroachment into fresh water aquifers 

Reference Number: 9010
 
Methods for Sustainable Membrane Distillation of Impaired Water StreamsPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A membrane distillation process for water reclamation and mineral extraction that reduces membrane fouling 

Reference Number: 12019
 
Biohydrochemical Enhancement structures for Streamwater TreatmentPDF versionText only version(PDF)
A method to remove stream water contaminants 

Reference Number: 14029
 

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