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

Mark your calendars for the Climate Action Forum, May 4, 2016 in College Park, MD, and the Climate Action 2016 Summit, May 5-6, 2016 in Washington D.C.

Proposals are currently being accepted for the Forum at UMD and registration for both events will open soon.

 

 

The Center for Research on Extreme Batteries is hosting its annual meeting on May 24th at the University of Maryland, College Park - details here
extreme-batteries.umd.edu

 

 

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News

A View Through Wood Shows Futuristic Applications

Transparent wood made at UMD could create new windows, cars and solar panels


Ingenious method enables sharper flat-panel displays at lower energy costs

UMD-headquartered project uses nanoslits to control light


NEES project shows hybrid battery/capacitor with off-the-charts cycling capacity


Manganese oxide-coated nanowires in gel provide steady, ready power


Events

May
5

Mechanical Engineering Design Day Sponsored by Bell Helicopter
May 5, 2016 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. More»

May
6

Baltimore: Engineering Alumni Networking Event
May 6, 2016 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. The Engineer's Club, 1 W Mt Vernon Pl Baltimore, MD 21201 More»

May
12

Whiting-Turner Lecture: Will clean energy take our economy to the cleaners?
May 12, 2016 4:30 p.m. Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Engineering Building More»