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.



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



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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

Alireza Khaligh named an IEEE Industry Applications Society Distinguished Lecturer

Khaligh will visit local IEEE IAS chapters to speak on electric vehicle battery chargers, and on aircraft transformer rectifier units.



Climate Action 2016 Forum
May 4, 2016 UMD College Park More»


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


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»