Past Projects



Past Projects PIs Lead site
Enhancement of Drying Rate of Moist Porous Media with Electric Field Yagoobi WPI
An Integrated Multi-Scale Modeling and Sensors-Based Approach to Study Strain and Stresses in Foods Undergoing Glass Transition During Drying Liu/Takhar WPI/UIUC
Ultrasound-Mediated Ethanol Dewatering/Dehydration Feng UIUC
Smart Drying Enabled by Multi-Source Data Fusion and Machine Learning Shao/Narra UIUC/WPI
Removal of Water Trapped Inside a Single Cellulose Fiber Yagoobi WPI
Ultrasonic Non-Thermal Drying of Wet Bio-Polymeric Materials Feng UIUC
Wireless Passive MEMS Sensor for in situ Continuous Temperature and Moisture Sensing Liu UIUC
Enhancement of Heat and Mass Transfer with Innovative Impinging Jet Nozzles Yagoobi WPI
FSMA Validation of Low Moisture Food Undergoing Heating and Drying Feng UIUC
Solving Coupled Non-Fickian Moisture Transport and QualityKinetics Model for Improving the Quality and Nutritional Attributes of Selected Fruits and Vegetables during Drying Takhar UIUC
Fundamental Understanding of Rapid Air Drying of Paper Tissues Tilley/Yagoobi WPI
Enhancement of Municipal Wastewater Biosolids Drying through Interfacial Energy Modifying Amendments to Promote Uniform Agglomeration Bergendahl WPI
Reducing Water Use in Corn Ethanol Process by Efficient High Solids Simultaneous Saccharification and Fermentation Singh UIUC
Multi-Channel Drying Platform for Process Validation and Optimization Feng UIUC
Optical Nondestructive Testing Augmented by MEMS and Fiber-optic Sensors Furlong WPI
Spray Drying of Hygroscopic Materials Using an Encapsulation Strategy Through Three-fluid Nozzle Lee UIUC