News Story

Wachsman Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Wachsman Receives Outstanding Achievement Award

Professor Eric Wachsman.
Professor Eric Wachsman.

University of Maryland Energy Research Center (UMERC) director Eric Wachsman (joint, Departments of Materials Science & Engineering and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering) has received the Electrochemical Society High Temperature Division's 2012 Outstanding Achievement Award.

Wachsman will accept the award at a ceremony at the society's 2012 Pacific Rim Meeting on Electrochemical and Solid-State Science (PRIME) in Honolulu, Hawaii, in October, where he is also scheduled to deliver a talk.

Wachsman's research interests include the development of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs), gas separation membranes, solid-state gas sensors, electrocatalytic conversion of CH4, and the post-combustion reduction of NOx using advanced ion conducting materials.

Related Articles:
Using Solar Energy to Make Safer Drinking Water
Wachsman Tapped for Grid Reliability Panel
Energy Team Turns in Strong Performance at $75K Business Plan Competition
Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Research Sparks Media Coverage
Want Fuel Cells? Think Outside the Hydrogen Tank

May 23, 2012


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Gates Foundations awards UMD project to address world sanitation problems

University of Maryland Researchers Accept NASA Mission: Build a Better Battery for Space Exploration

UMD National Transportation Center Awarded $4.5 Million Department of Energy Grant

Khaligh Wins Best Vehicular Electronics Paper Award for Third Time

New Battery Demonstrates “Sweet Spot” of Electrolyte Thickness and Composition

Reza Ghodssi named ASME Fellow

Gabriel's sabbatical year included residencies, keynote addresses

CYC Students Learn About Sustainable Energy

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar