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.



Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2015 Engineering Sustainability Workshop! Speaker presentations will be uploaded to the event page soon!

UMERC has released its first eNewsletter - click here to view and subscribe!

Congratulations to Dr. Ellen Williams on her confirmation as Director of ARPA-E!



Lacey Wins Nat'l Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

Award supports graduate student’s study of printed and flexible electronics and batteries.

Scientific Reports Invites Yang to Serve as Editorial Board Member

Associate Professor Bao Yang invited to serve as an Editorial Board Member for Scientific Reports.

Center for Research in Extreme Batteries officially opens

Teaming with UMD and NIST, the Army Research Laboratory launches its center for research in advanced battery materials.



Transforming Energy Lecture - Dr. Julio Friedmann
April 30, 2015 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 3201 J. M. Patterson Building More»


Special Distinguished Alumnus Seminar: Steve Chalk
May 5, 2015 11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Room 2108, Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building More»


ISR's 30th Anniversary Celebration
May 8, 2015 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Inn and Conference Center, University of Maryland More»