Projects in the Green Technologies Lab

The following opportunities are for BASc and MEng students:

  • Microwave-assisted Combined Carbonization and Activation of Lignocellulosic Biomass
  • Measurement of Conductivity of Porous Carbon Film for Electrode in Super-capacitor
  • Targeted Activation of Carbon from Natural Sources for Sub-nano Porosity
  • Recovery of Vanadium from Oil-sand Fluid Coke
  • Temperature Effect on Sulphurdization of Carbon for Enhanced Hg Adsorption
  • Visualization and Elucidation of Hierarchical Porous Structure of Carbonaceous Materuals from Lignocellulosic Biomass

For more information about any of these projects, please contact Professor Charles Jia at or 416-946-3097.