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.



Prof. Michael Ohadi's Advanced Heat Exchangers Research Project Wins Award from ARPA-e

$5 Million in ARPA-E Funding Awarded to Redox, UMD, Microsoft, and Trans-Tech to Develop Transformational Natural Gas Fuel Cells


Electrochemical Society Wins 2nd Student Chapter Award

Chapter honored at annual meeting.

Tropical Tree Fibers Can Hold Battery Power, Say UMD Engineers

Energy-producing bacteria can nest in hollow conductive fibers

Khaligh receives U.S. Patent 8,853,888 for multiple-input DC-DC converter

The converter can be used with different energy sources that have different voltage-current characteristics.



Mpact Week: Energy Solutions for Grid Resilience
October 20, 2014 10:00 a.m. NOAA Center for Weather & Climate Prediction, College Park, MD More»


Baltimore Free, Open Entrepreneur Office Hours
October 21, 2014 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Columbus Center, 701 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202 More»


Mpact Week 2014: Disaster Resilience-The Intersection of Research and Policy
October 21, 2014 12:00 p.m. Room HVC-201, US Capitol Visitor Center, Washington, DC More»