Coal Combustion Products Program

Butalia Invited Conference Speaker

Posted: April 11, 2012


Dr. Tarunjit S. Butalia was the invited opening plenary speaker for "The Sino-American Dry FGD By-Product Utilization Conference" held February 17-19, 2012 in Xiamen, China.

The conference was attended by over 150 representatives of Chinese educational and research organizations as well as industry.

Dr. Butalia's presentation was titled, "Dry FGD By-Products: Characteristics and Beneficial Use - A U.S. Perspective." He presented the research and development work accomplished at Ohio State during the past fifteen years. This research has been funded by state and federal agencies as well as industrial collaborators.  Dr. Butalia shared thoughts on the future research needs for dry FGD materials.

The conference concluded with a banquet in honor of Dr. Butalia.