Anna Receives Grant to Study Oil Dispersants-Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Anna Receives Grant to Study Oil Dispersants

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Shelley Anna and Chemical Engineering Professor Lynn  Walker received a $330,000 grant from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative to improve tools used to characterize dispersants used in deep-sea oil spills.  Their research will help determine what kind of dispersant is needed and when and where it should be applied in the event of another major oil spill.

Read the full story on the CMU News page.