The 45th International Technical Conference on Clean Energy will be held July 26 to 29, 2021, at the Sheraton Sand Key in Clearwater, Florida, USA.
The Program Announcement and Call for Papers for the 2021 Clearwater Clean Energy Conference has been issued and all of the students participating in the Best Student Paper Award are marked on the program. 2021 Program Announcement & Call for Papers

CRITERIA:  Students will be judged on their manuscripts that will be included in the Proceedings; and on the actual presentations.  To be eligible the student must submit the manuscript in a timely manner so that the paper is included in the Proceedings.  And the student must register for the conference and make the presentation in the appropriate session at the conference.  Students must be enrolled in a college or university or graduated within six months of the conference.  For papers with multiple authors, you must indicate what part of the work is attributable to you.

 Best Student Paper Award – Over the years the conference has benefitted from the many excellent papers given by students. To give these exceptional students well-deserved recognition, the Conference Committee now presents the Clearwater Clean Energy Conference Best Student Paper Award.

The 2019 Winners of The Best Student Paper Award, In honor of Prof. Adel Sarofim and Prof. Janos Beer

The Winner: Joshua Malzahn, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Utah, USA, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of Production of Mesophase Pitch from Coal for Carbon Fiber Production

1st Runner-UpShalini Kandasamy,Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University, AUSTRALIA, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of Energy Efficient Synthesis of Methanol from Biodiesel Waste Glycerol: Introducing a New Sustainable Reaction Process

2nd Runner-Up: Adelaide Nolan, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Maryland, USA, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of Computation Accelerated Design of Advanced Materials for Novel Energy Applications

 

The award winners at the 2018 Clearwater Clean Energy Conference are:

The BestStudent PaperAward

In honor of Profs. Adel Sarofim and Janos Beer 

Vinoth Kumar, Institute of Mining Engineering, University of British Columbia (UBC), CANADA

Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of

Simultaneous Extraction of Clean Coal and Rare Earth Elements from Coal Middlings Using Alkali-Acid Leaching Process

The First Runner Up:

Peter Ostermeier, Institute for Energy Systems, Technical University of Munich, Germany, GERMANY

Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of

 Numerical Approaches for Modeling Gas-Solid Fluidized Bed Reactors: Comparison of the Models and Application to Different Technical Problems

The Second Runner Up:

To Vasudev Pralhad Haribal, and Luke Neal, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina University, USA

Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of

 Chemical Looping Oxidative Dehydrogenation:  A Greener Route to Ethylene Production

The 2017 recipients were:
The Best Student Paper Award In honor of Profs. Adel Sarofim and Janos Beer

To Seong Kuk Cho, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, KOREA, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of A Review for Prediction of Supercritical CO2 Compressor Surge Line

The First Runner Up of the Best Student Paper Award In honor of Profs. Adel Sarofim and Janos Beer To Seong Jun Bae,, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, KOREA, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of Development of KAIST-STA (System Transient Analysis) Code and Validation and Verification Results for Transient Analyses of Supercritical CO2 Brayton Cycle

 The Second Runner Up of the Best Student Paper Award, In honor of Profs. Adel Sarofim and Janos Beer To Johannes George van der Watt, University of North Dakota – Institute for Energy Studies, Due to the high quality of the work in the manuscript and the superior presentation of Development of a Spouted Fluid Bed Reactor for Chemical Looping Combustion

QUESTIONS & PROBLEMS

All materials (registration forms, manuscripts, etc.) for – and questions about – the conference should be directed to:

Barbara Sakkestad at
Clearwater Clean Energy Conference
Post Office Box 1130
Louisa, VA 23093
Phone: 240-751-0900
E-mail: Barbarasak@aol.com
or on our website: www.ClearwaterCleanEnergyConference.com.