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Sensors Based on Organic Electrochemical Transistors

Implementing Organization

Subsea Systems Institute, University of Houston, Rice University

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$127,191

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

The U.S. Department of Treasury

Funding Program

The RESTORE Act Funds Bucket 5: Centers of Excellence Research Grant Program

Details

Project Category

Science

Project Actions

Oil System Safety Research

Targeted Resources

Infrastructure

Project Description

Pipeline networks are the most efficient method to transport oil, gas, and other liquids, but leaks are common and oftentimes go undetected. To address this, we will develop a precise and sensitive amperometric sensor platform based on molecular-level re

Contact

Stephanie Coates
713-743-6530
sacoates@uh.edu
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Project Partners

None

Affiliated Institutions

Leaks can result in billions of dollars of property damage, represent significant losses of revenue, and present significant safety challenges. These failures include large leaks, especially for complex pipeline networks with multiple entry points.

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