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Results:  Latest Research Articles

MSE Researchers Discover New Materials, New Research Direction for High-energy Li-metal Batteries
Yifei Mo and team push development of high-energy rechargeable lithium batteries.  April 20, 2017  More »

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.  March 25, 2017  More »

Safer Batteries Made With Wood
Nature's 'bio-structure' helps UMD/MSE engineers solve Li metal battery failure problems.  March 21, 2017  More »

UMERC Awards Three New Wells Graduate Fellowships
The Wells fellowship supports new research in sustainable energy generation and/or storage.  March 16, 2017  More »

UMERC exhibits large presence at 2017 DOE ARPA-E Energy Summit
UMERC  confirms its role as a leader in energy research, development, and innovation.  March 16, 2017  More »

A nerve modeled on a battery
NEES PI helps make new organic artificial synapse  February 21, 2017  More »

A peek under a hybrid’s hood reveals wood?
Engineers at UMD make all-wood supercapacitor  February 16, 2017  More »

UMD Researchers Find Ultra-thin Solution to Primary Obstacle in Solid-State Battery Development
Clark School researchers are developing game-changing solid-state battery technology  December 19, 2016  More »

Thin Films Prevent Corrosion in Sodium Metal Anode
Tiny layer of aluminum makes battery part longer-lasting  December 15, 2016  More »

MSE Research Team Wins Seed Grant Funding for Novel Sensor Technology
Drs. Oded Rabin, Robert Briber and Xin Zhang will utilize funding to develop fiber-optic sensor.  December 12, 2016  More »