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.



Requests for Proposals for 2015 fellowships have been released.  The Hulka Energy Research Fellowship and Harry K. Wells Fellowship are available for engineering graduate students with a faculty sponsor who are pursuing research in energy.  Visit the Funding Opportunities page for more information and to download the full RFP for each fellowship.


Reza Ghodssi elected Fellow of IEEE

Professor is recognized "for contributions to materials and processes for microsystems technologies."

Hu, Leite Named Outstanding Engineer and Scientist of the Year (VIDEO)

Materials Science professors receive awards from the Md. Academy of Sciences and Md. Science Center.

A Billion Holes Can Make a Battery

Battery inside a nanopore has commercial potential



Booz Allen Colloquium in ECE: "Transforming the Electric Grid from the Distrinution System Out"
December 5, 2014 3:00 p.m. Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, Rm. 1110 More»


Free, Open Entrepreneur Office Hours
December 9, 2014 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Room 1103 Technology Advancement Program Bldg. More»


ME Seminar | A Strategic Analysis of Interdependent Infrastructures among Built Systems
December 9, 2014 11:00 a.m. DeWalt Seminar Room, 2164 Martin Hall More»