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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News

Sunbeams at the Nano-scale: the Next Generation of Solar Cells

Marina Leite and her team of researchers tackle hybrid organic-inorganic perovskites based on methylammonium lead.


Safer Batteries Made With Wood

Nature's 'bio-structure' helps UMD/MSE engineers solve Li metal battery failure problems.


UMERC Awards Three New Wells Graduate Fellowships

The Wells fellowship supports new research in sustainable energy generation and/or storage.


Events

Mar
30

Disruption & Opportunity: Technology Risks in a Fast-Paced Global Technology World
March 30, 2017 4:30 p.m. Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Engineering Building More»

Apr
4

Improve your science communication: How to simply explain your research
April 4, 2017 2:00 p.m. 2224 A.V. Williams Bldg. More»

Apr
7

MSE Seminar Series: Robert Shull, NIST
April 7, 2017 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. 2110 Chemical & Nuclear Engineering Building More»