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Results:  Latest Research Articles

A nerve modeled on a battery
NEES PI helps make new organic artificial synapse  February 21, 2017  More »

A peek under a hybrid’s hood reveals wood?
Engineers at UMD make all-wood supercapacitor  February 16, 2017  More »

UMD Researchers Find Ultra-thin Solution to Primary Obstacle in Solid-State Battery Development
Clark School researchers are developing game-changing solid-state battery technology  December 19, 2016  More »

Thin Films Prevent Corrosion in Sodium Metal Anode
Tiny layer of aluminum makes battery part longer-lasting  December 15, 2016  More »

MSE Research Team Wins Seed Grant Funding for Novel Sensor Technology
Drs. Oded Rabin, Robert Briber and Xin Zhang will utilize funding to develop fiber-optic sensor.  December 12, 2016  More »

Wood Windows are Cooler than Glass
A study by engineers at the University of Maryland shows that natural microstructures in transparent wood are the key to lighting & insulation advantages.  August 16, 2016  More »

UMD Leads Development of Safer Water-in-Salt Electrolyte Lithium Battery
University of Maryland and US Army Research Lab researchers are spearheading a collaboration to develop a safer and less-costly lithium battery.  August 9, 2016  More »

The Blue Whirl: Clark School Research in the News
A team of researchers in the A. James Clark School of Engineering say their discovery of a type of fire tornado they call a blue whirl could lead to beneficial new approaches in reduced carbon emissions and improved oil spill cleanup.  August 8, 2016  More »

Tiny Diamonds Could Enable Huge Advances in Nanotechnology
UMD researchers develop a new method for pairing nanoscale diamonds with other nanomaterials  June 14, 2016  More »

Clark School’s Amazing Transparent Wood Featured in New York Times
Look Through Wood, No X-Ray Vision Required  May 13, 2016  More »