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Name: Quartek Corporation
Address: 4180 Piedmont Parkway
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $100,000.00 1

Award List:

Specially Functionalized Nanomagnetic Particles and Ionic Liquids for Harvesting, Dewatering and Extraction of Lipids and Carbohydrates from Algae

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Reyad Sawafta, Dr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Phase I SBIR project deals with production of biodiesel from microalgae. One of the major costs of biofuel production is harvesting the biofuel from large volumes of culture media. Harvesting, rupturing, drying and extracting oils from algae accounts for 40-60% of the cost of producing. Theā€¦ More