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.



Engineering Sustainability Day - April 25, 2017

Confirmed Speakers Include: 

  • Delegate Marc Korman
  • Ellen Williams, UMD Distinguished Professor and former ARPA-E Director
  • Steven Chalk, Acting Assistant Director, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
  • Eric Wachsman, UMERC Director


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Engineering Sustainability Day
April 25, 2017 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Kim Engineering Building - Rotunda and Kay Boardrooms More»


Whiting-Turner Lecture: M3D: Defining How U.S. Innovators Compete Globally
April 27, 2017 4:30 p.m. Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Engineering Building More»


MSE Seminar Series: Frank Ernst, Case Western Reserve University
May 5, 2017 1:00 p.m. 2110 Chem/Nuc Bldg More»