The University of Maryland Energy Research Center provides a comprehensive balanced energy research program, based on the most efficient use of our natural resources while minimizing environmental impacts and our dependence on imported energy, with faculty expertise across a broad spectrum of energy technology and policy.

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Announcements

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Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2015 Engineering Sustainability Workshop! Speaker presentations have been uploaded to the event page.

Congratulations to Dr. Ellen Williams on her confirmation as Director of ARPA-E!


 

News

UMD Researchers’ New Nanoscale Solar Cells Could Revolutionize Solar Industry

Can nanostructured solar cells exceed the Shockley-Queisser limit?


Gates Foundations awards UMD project to address world sanitation problems

UMD researchers receive award for the tri-generation of heat, power, and potable water from waste.


University of Maryland Researchers Accept NASA Mission: Build a Better Battery for Space Exploration

UMD researchers awarded NASA funding for advanced energy storage technology


Events

Sep
8

ChBE Seminar Series: Sankar Nair
September 8, 2015 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»

Sep
11

MSE Seminar Series: Scott Walton
September 11, 2015 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»

Sep
15

ChBE Seminar Series: Fanxing Li
September 15, 2015 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»