Rice Research Review

2021

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Reginald DesRoches

Welcome back to Rice Research Review, Rice University’s annual online research publication. I invite you to take a moment to learn more about the research that’s being done at Rice and the impact it is making far and wide. View more.

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Energy Transition: Paving the Way to a Sustainable Future

Rice University's role in positioning Houston as the leading hub of energy and clean tech innovation is key and researchers at the university have been hard at work tackling the many challenges a widespread energy transition presents.

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Rice University is one of the nation’s leading research universities. With just over 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students, Rice produces $181 million in sponsored projects annually. These projects span a broad spectrum of academic areas and work toward solving pressing problems across the globe.

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By The Numbers
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Awards
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2021 Research Funding
Research Funding
Top Five Federal Awards
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National Academy Memberships
National Academy Membership
Active National Science Foundation Career Awards
Active National Science Foundation Career Awards
National University Rankings
National Universities Ranking
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Safiya Khalil
Safiya Khalil

Doctoral student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Safiya Khalil was selected as an affiliate to the Mohammed bin Rashid Academy of Scientists in the United Arab Emirates. Khalil’s research focuses on synthesizing covalent organic frameworks for water treatment and energy storage applications.

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