NSF RUI award to Dani Kohen

May 13, 2019
By Dee Menning

Dani Kohen, Daniela KohenProfessor of Chemistry, has been awarded a National Science Foundation grant (#1900590) for a three-year project entitled “RUI: Molecular Insight into Cation Motion within Zeolites.” NSF funding will enable Prof. Kohen and her team of undergraduate researchers to conduct an in-depth computational study of the design and identification of zeolites – porous minerals commony used as commercial adsorbents and catalysts – in a variety of industrial processes.