The Rapid Advancement in Process Intensification Deployment (RAPID) Institute, launched in 2017 is the tenth Institute in the Manufacturing USA network. The Institute will focus on breakthrough technologies to dramatically improve the energy efficiency of novel manufacturing processes and enable development of modular processes.
Technology Focus Areas
- Chemical and commodity processing
- Natural gas upgrading
- Intensified process fundamentals
- Renewable bioproducts
- Modeling and simulation
- Module manufacturing.