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Selected R&D Projects

Calix[4]pyrrole Discovered to Form Supramolecular Self-Assemblies with Cations and Anions

Cover Article in Angewandte Chemie
Bruce A. Moyer, Radu Custelcean, Lætitia H. Delmau,
Jonathan L. Sessler, and Philip A. Gale


pH-Switchable Cesium Extractants Show Promise for More Efficient Waste Cleanup


Cleanup of High-Level Waste Benefits from Fundamental Studies on Crown Ethers


Novel Process Employs Crown Ethers for Removing Technetium from Alkaline Waste Solutions


A Novel Bifunctional Anion Exchange Resin Shows Promise for Tough Groundwater Cleanup Problems


Discovery of Synergism Changes Course of Research on Crown Ethers for Extraction of Metal Ions


Modeling Program Is Most Powerful Computational Tool Available for Unraveling Liquid-Liquid Extraction Data


Basic Research Reduced Cost of Uranium Production


Solvent-Extraction Research Provides Basis for Commercialization of Sensitive Analytical Methodology


Sensitive Instrumentation for Measuring Radionuclides has Revolutionized Radioanalytical Laboratories


X-ray Structures Answer Old Riddles Relevant to Today's Nuclear-Waste Treatment


Chemical Separations Group

Provided by Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Chemical Sciences Division
Rev:   October 20, 2005