23 MAY 2017 | WORKSHOP

USP/GTI Joint Workshop – Technology as a tool to achieve greater energy sustainability through fuel gases

First event jointly held with the participation of researchers from RCGI-USP and the Gas Technology Institute (GTI) of Chicago. Objectives: identification of areas of mutual interest for collaboration in research and technological development; opening for external participation and presentation of initiatives for technological collaboration with industry and other sectors of the economy.

Topical presentations from GTI:

. GTI introduction and natural gas production R&D (hydraulic fracturing test sites), Vann Bush
. GTI gas processing and biofuel Conversion R&D, Vann Bush
. GTI energy delivery R&D, Dennis Jarnecke
. GTI residential/commercial heat pump R&D, Paul Glanville
. GTI industrial, power, transportation R&D, Bill Liss

Topical presentations from USP:

. Unconventional natural gas production & CCS R&D by IEE/USP (GASBRAS Project), Colombo Tassinari
. RCGI – present & future R&D agenda, Prof Julio Meneghini
. RCGI – R&D program on engineering, Prof Emílio Carlos Nelli Silva
. RCGI – R&D program on physical-chemistry, Prof Claudio Augusto Oller do Nascimento
. RCGI – R&D programa on economics and energy policies, Prof Edmilson Moutinho dos Santos
. Selected projects presentations


Date: 23 MAY 2017
Time: 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

RCGI – Research Centre for Gas Innovation
Prédio da Engenharia Mecânica e Naval
Av. Professor Mello Moraes, 2231
University of São Paulo
Escola Politécnica | Cidade Universitária
São Paulo – SP, 05508-030 | Brazil

Phone: +55 11 3091-2641