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August 16th, 2009

Education Briefs: Museum offers free field trips

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Oklahoma State University-Tulsa researcher Daryoosh Vashaee is developing nanotechnology that can convert waste heat to energy. His process to produce a clean, alternative energy source could reduce the use of fossil fuels. Vashaee was awarded a $700,000 grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and a $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to perform research associated with thermoelectrics.

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