News from the AJ Clark School of Engineering
UMD-led Team Advances in SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition
Team of students will test prototype design of a new form of transportation in which passenger-carrying pods travel through above-ground tubes at high speeds.
UMD Accepted to DOE’s 2017 Solar Decathlon Competition
A team of UMD students, faculty, and mentors will compete to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive.
You’ll Never Be-Leaf What Makes up This Battery
UMD materials scientists bake oak leaf, add sodium to cook up new large-scale battery possibility
Diagnosing Better Efficiencies for Solar Cells
New UMD imaging technique could yield more efficient solar cells
Rubloff Discusses UMD Energy Storage Center and Energy Science Hot Topics
UMD prof and center director on Electrochemical Society meeting podcast
The “Warhol Batteries”
Leite Lab advances the understanding of aluminum electrodes in all-solid-state Li-ion batteries
UMD & Army Researchers Discover Salty Solution to Better, Safer Batteries
Greatest potential uses seen in safety-critical, automotive and grid-storage applications
UMERC Announces RFPs for the 2016 Graduate Student Energy Fellowships
Proposals for the 2016 Wells and Hulka Graduate Student Fellowships will be accepted until January 14th.
Hu wins 2015 Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award
Shows "promise [for] significant and lasting impact" in nanoscience
Reimagining Fuel Cells Lands UMERC Director's Technology in NATURE
Results of Dr. Wachsman’s research highlighted in NATURE, an international weekly journal of science.