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Leite to Lead Solar Tutorial at APS Physics Conference

In March, Professor Marina Leite will lead a tutorial session on solar cells at the largest Physics conference in the US.    More»

     
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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.    More»

     
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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.    More»

     
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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    More»

     
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Diagnosing Better Efficiencies for Solar Cells

New UMD imaging technique could yield more efficient solar cells    More»