Georgia Tech Research Horizons discusses Dr. Sholl and Dr. Lively's new commentary in Nature regarding chemical separations

Thermally-based industrial chemical separation processes such as distillation now account for 10 to 15 percent of the world’s annual energy use. Slaking the global thirst for energy could therefore get a substantial boost from improved technologies for producing fuels, plastics, food and other products with reduced inputs of energy... [read more]