Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Energy Research Center News

News from the AJ Clark School of Engineering
Energy Research Center News
  1. Alumna Maria Korsnick Elected President and CEO of NEI
    Korsnick named the new President of the Nuclear Energy Institute.
  2. Munday, Ha, and Collaborators' Research featured on the Cover of ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
    Nanospheres light up solar cells
  3. NSF Awards $3.45M National Innovation Ecosystem Grant to University of Maryland
    UMD is one of seven lead universities in NSF’s I-Corps ecosystem.
  4. Energy Sustainability Students Advises Small Town in Western Maryland on Becoming Grid Independent
    The class projected that Friendsville could create its own energy and completely support itself for the majority of the year.
  5. Daniel Dalgo and Ye Tao Awarded GDF-Suez Chuck Edwards Memorial Fellowships
    The fellowships of $25,000 each help to fund the students' research.
  6. Students Showcase Outstanding Basic, Applied and Innovative Energy Research
    Poster session at NEES meeting highlights nanostructures in energy research
  7. Professor Khaligh Named Area Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
    Prof. Alireza Khaligh will be the Area Editor for the "Vehicular Electronics and Systems"
  8. Khaligh receives Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award
    The award is one of the highest honors the Clark School gives to junior faculty.
  9. University of Maryland Achieves First Successful Solar-Powered Helicopter Flight
    Solar Gamera Team Achieves 9-Second Solar-Powered Helicopter Flight
  10. Prof. Leite Awarded APS Ovshinsky Sustainable Energy Fellowship
    Prof. Marina Leite recieves this year’s Ovshinsky Sustainable Energy Fellowship from the American Physical Society.