Sunday, November 23, 2014

Energy Research Center News

News from the AJ Clark School of Engineering
Energy Research Center News
  1. Hu, Leite Named Outstanding Engineer and Scientist of the Year (VIDEO)
    Materials Science professors receive 2014 Maryland Science Center awards.
  2. A Billion Holes Can Make a Battery
    Battery inside a nanopore has commercial potential
  3. Clark School Students Named ARCS Scholars
    Five engineering students win ARCS scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.
  4. Khaligh receives grant for electric vehicle charger/converter
    Maryland Innovation Initiative grant will fund power electronics interface research.
  5. Electrochemical Society Wins 2nd Student Chapter Award
    Chapter honored at annual meeting.
  6. Tropical Tree Fibers Can Hold Battery Power, Say UMD Engineers
    Energy-producing bacteria can nest in hollow conductive fibers
  7. Khaligh receives U.S. Patent 8,853,888 for multiple-input DC-DC converter
    The converter can be used with different energy sources that have different voltage-current characteristics.
  8. Whiting-Turner Lecture Series to Feature Colwell and Langford
    Clark School of Engineering will welcome two distinguished speakers for its Whiting-Turner lecture series this fall.
  9. Atomic Layer Depostion and Graphene Inspire Creative Catalyst Design
    Hulka Energy Research Fellowship supports MSE student's design of new photoelectrochemical composites.
  10. Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program Approves 18 Technology Development Projects
    Worth $4.7 million, the projects team Maryland faculty and companies to bring products closer to market.