Friday, February 27, 2015

Energy Research Center News

News from the AJ Clark School of Engineering
Energy Research Center News
  1. Wind TERPines to Battle Rivals in DOE’s Wind Competition
    University of Maryland students are competing against 11 other teams in DOE’s Collegiate Wind Competition.
  2. Understanding Battery Failure in Realtime, at the Nanoscale
    Microscopy technique reveals why and how aluminum anodes fail in Li-ion batteries.
  3. Redox Fuel Cell Technology Highlighted in Gigaom Tech
    Redox Fuel Cell Technology Highlighted in Gigaom, the leading global voice on emerging technologies.
  4. Alireza Khaligh promoted to associate professor with tenure
    Khaligh is an expert on power electronic converters.
  5. UMERC Researchers Came Out in Force at the ARPA-E Summit
    UMERC Faculty promoted their transformative energy research last week at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
  6. Saving Energy with ‘Personal HVAC Systems’
    UMD awarded more than $5 million by ARPA-E to fund potentially transformational research.
  7. News Update on FY 2015 Appropriations for DOE Office of Science
    Funding holds steady for next year's budget in Office of Science
  8. Wachsman’s Presentation on Water/Energy Relationships Featured in MRS Meeting Scene
    Professor describes how each relies on, and is affected by, the other.
  9. Physics Prof Confirmed as Head of ARPA-E
    After more than a year, Williams voted in as director of head of advanced energy projects
  10. Prestigious Humboldt Research Award Won by Dr. Gabriel
    Dr. Gabriel received Humboldt Research Award to study energy market modeling in Germany.