Fighting For the Environment

Fighting For the Environment Fighting For the Environment

Clean air is the focus of Notre Dame scientists working on new technology that uses ionic liquid to absorb carbon dioxide.

"We're going to have to find other ways of generating the power and energy that we need, or we need to be able to capture the CO2 that we produce from the burning fossil fuels."
Professor Joan Brennecke, Department of Chemical Engineering

What Would You Fight For?

The University of Notre Dame’s award-winning “What Would You Fight For?” series, now in its seventh season, showcases the work, scholarly achievements, and global impact of Notre Dame faculty, students, and alumni. These two-minute segments, each originally aired during a home football game broadcast on NBC, highlight the University’s proud moniker, the Fighting Irish, and tell the stories of the members of the Notre Dame family who fight to bring solutions to a world in need.