Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame

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The Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame (cSEND) is a University Research Center whose mission is to advance innovative energy related research, education and outreach programs to address the global challenges of creating a more sustainable energy future. cSEND is built upon the foundations laid by the Notre Dame Energy Center (NDEC) – a College of Engineering research center (initiated in 2005) and the Sustainable Energy Initiative (SEI) – a Strategic Research Investment (funded by the University in 2010).

 

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News

Brennecke Recieves 2014 E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry

March 26, 2014 • Categories: cSend

jfb_murphree_awardDr. Joan F. Brenecke, The Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and recipient of the 2014 E. V. Murphree Award in Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, is presented her award at the 247th National ACS Meeting & Exposition in Dallas, Texas on March 18, 2014.

 

 

 

Hyungrok Do Joins the cSEND Faculty

February 27, 2014 • Categories: Annual Report and cSend

Hyungrok Do

The Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame (cSEND) is pleased to announce that Dr. Hyungrok Do, Assistant Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, has joined the cSEND faculty. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Do to cSEND and wishing him well as he contributes to the research developments in creating a more sustainable energy future for all.

Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN) cover story on Perovskite Solar Cells

February 26, 2014

Joseph Mac_en_news_photonser, a graduate student in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, is shown on the cover of the February 24, 2014, issue of Chemical and Engineering News (C&EN) Magazine

Forum to explore STEM commercialization-education connections

February 26, 2014

Collaborating for Education and Research Forum

Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and research professionals will gather for the seventh annual Collaborating for Education and Research Forum from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (March 1) in the Jordan Hall of Science at the University of Notre Dame.

Wolfgang Porod to serve as AAAS Annual Meeting panelist

February 14, 2014 • Categories: cSend

Wolfgang Porod

Wolfgang Porod, Frank M. Friemann Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, will be a featured panelist for a session titled “Nanoelectronics for Renewable Energy: How Nanoscale Innovations Address Global Needs” at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Feb. 13-17 (Thursday-Monday) in Chicago.

Thousands of leading scientists, engineers, educators, policymakers and journalists from around the world gather at the annual meeting to discuss recent developments in science and technology.

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Events

GreenTown Michiana 2.0

Tue Apr 22, 2014 • 7:00AM - 5:00PM

Please join GreenTown Michiana 2.0 to expand on the progress made at GreenTown 2013 and to come together as communities to make real, sustainable change both locally and regionally.

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Solar Energy Panel Tour and Discussion

Wed Apr 23, 2014 • 7:00PM - 9:00PM

Please join the cSEND Student Advisory Board for a unique opportunity to visit the solar panels on the roof of Stinson-Remick.  Joseph Manser will give a brief introduction to solar energy ...

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