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Math Faculty Award - American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund

Dr. Young Ju Lee

Dr. Young Ju Lee will be supported by the ACS Petroleum Research Fund in the total amount of $110,000 for the period 1/1/2017 though 8/31/2019 as a co-PI.

The ACS Petroleum Research Fund is an endowed fund, managed by the American Chemical Society that supports fundamental research directly related to petroleum or fossil fuels at nonprofit institutions (generally colleges and universities) in the United States and other countries. Dr. Lee will investigate the potential usefulness of the wormlike micellar fluids for the enhanced Oil recovery in collaborations with Dr. Kim. Dr. Kim is Assistant Professor at School of Engineering and will play as a lead PI for the projects.