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Green Tip

Buying local and composting scraps are just a few of our tips for a green Thanksgiving

 

SPOTLIGHT

Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Faculty Funded Research

As a member of the American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment (ACUPCC), Temple University developed a Climate Action Plan in 2010 with one of its goals to expand sustainability research. Temple faculty from many disciplines engage in research in a wide range of sustainability topics.

Click to view recent funded research:

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Project School and Department Lead Investigator(s) Funding Source Start Datesort ascending
Fault Geometry and the Mechanics in the Coso Geothermal Field EES,
Science and Technology, College of
Nicholas Davatzes U.S. Geological Survey/Department of the Interior 01/2010
High Power Gliding Arc for Clean Energy Technologies of H2 Production from Biomass, Coal and Organic Wastes Mechanical Engineering,
Engineering, College of
Dmitri Vainchtein Drexel University 01/2010
Service Learning in Fairmount Park Geography & Urban Studies,
Liberal Arts, College of
Michele Masucci Philadelphia Youth Network 01/2010
Environmental Research Internship Program Geography & Urban Studies,
Liberal Arts, College of
Michele Masucci Philadelphia Youth Network 01/2010
Advancing Treatment of Drinking Water to Remove Trace Emerging Contaminants Civil & Environmental Engineering,
Engineering, College of
Rominder Suri PA Dept. of Environmental Protection 07/2009
TF-SING Energy-Efficient Design in Wireless Networks Using Cooperative Communication CIS,
Science and Technology, College of
Jie Wu National Science Foundation (NSF) 06/2009
Semi-Volatile Sources, Exposures, Toxicities: Project #5: Phytoremediation to Degrade Airborne PCB Congeners from Soil and Groundwater Sources Civil & Environmental Engineering,
Engineering, College of
Benoit Van Aken University of Iowa 04/2009
Automatic Human-Like Perception and Navigation in the Natural Environment CIS,
Science and Technology, College of
Longin Latecki Purdue University 03/2009
Implementation of Active Living Policies Community and Regional Planning,
Environmental Design, School of
Deborah Howe Portland State University 02/2009
Software Integration and Data Mining Methods for Oil Refinery System Using Mobil Agent Framework CIS, Electrical & Computer Engineering,
Science and Technology, College of
Li Bai, Slobodan Vucetic ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Company 12/2008

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