Energy

Research

Energy is an important topic and an increasing priority - locally, globally and everywhere in between. 
Our efforts span every level of energy research, from the design and manufacture of highly efficient energy conversion/storage materials and devices to their effective use in industrial processes, power systems and their impact on energy policy.

Specialties

  • IC engines and engine systems design
  • Combustion
  • Pollutant formation
  • Simulation of vehicle systems
  • Computational methods for reacting flows
  • Microscale power generators
  • Self-assembled nanostructures for energy applications
  • Nanostructured energy conversion devices
  • Concentrated solar power system
  • Laser techniques for combustion diagnostics
  • Materials and systems for energy storage

Recent News

This award was established 1982, in memory of the achievements of Arthur B. Guise, who singularly developed dry chemicals for use as fire extinguishing agents.

Assistant Research Scientist Travis Thompson was named one of the Forbes Magazine's top energy tech entrepreneurs under the age of 30

The paper is titled "Dendrites and Pits: untangling the complex behavior of lithium metal anodes through operando video microscopy"

They are honored for the development of an advanced battery management system accounting for electro-thermo-mechanical phenomena

Vesper announced that it has closed on a $15 million Series A round led by Accomplice with participation also coming from Amazon's Alexa Fund, Hyperplane, Miraenano Tech, and other investors

The Research Faculty Recognition Award recognizes a Research Assistant Professor or Assistant Research Scientist for exceptional scholarly achievements, as evidenced by publications and/or other scholarly activities in any academic field of study