RTI scientists and engineers conduct applied research and development for the power, chemical, and petroleum refining industries, as well as for transportation. We work with process technology licensors, gas processing companies, oil refiners, chemical manufacturers, clean fuels developers, catalyst manufacturers, and other commercial clients, as well as with the U.S. Department of Energy, Department of Defense, and other government agencies. Show more
Our R&D expertise includes catalyst and sorbent development; process engineering, simulation, and design; membrane development; lab-scale and bench-scale testing; and process scale-up and prototype demonstration. Our energy economists conduct prospective and retrospective studies of technologies and industries, and present economic return measures for R&D programs as a whole.
Brian Southwell, Ph.D., director of the Science in the Public Sphere Program in RTI International’s Center for Communication Science, has been appointed to serve on the editorial board of the Energy Research & Social Science journal.Read more