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.



The 2015 Engineering Sustainability Workshop is coming up on April 22nd -- check out the agenda & RSVP here!

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!



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.

Suxin Qian Awarded Ann G. Wylie Dissertation Fellowship

Shape memory alloys provide cooling as well as heat-pumping.



Sustainability Workshop - Engineering Grid Resiliency for a Changing Climate
April 22, 2015 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Kim Engineering Building, Kay Boardrooms and Rotunda More»


Baltimore Free, Open Entrepreneur Office Hours
April 21, 2015 10:00 a.m. Columbus Center, 701 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202 More»


Whiting-Turner Business & Entrepreneurial Lecture: Jay Rogers
April 23, 2015 4:30 p.m. Stanley R. Zupnik Lecture Hall, Kim Building #1110 More»