December 08, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
Faculty from the University of Notre Dame’s Colleges of Engineering and Science have been awarded more than $1.3 million from the U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) in collaboration with research being conducted by Mississippi State University on the development of novel materials for improved battery technology.
November 09, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
Joan F. Brennecke, Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and director of the University of Notre Dame Energy Center, has been appointed editor of the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data.
The Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data is a monthly publication that reports on experimental, evaluated and predicted data on the physical, thermodynamic and transport properties of well-defined materials including complex mixtures of known compositions and systems of environmental and biochemical interest.
October 22, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
The University of Notre Dame's Stinson-Remick Hall has received LEED Gold Certification from the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). Stinson-Remick, which was dedicated on September 3rd, is a 160,000-square-foot College of Engineering facility that houses a nano technology research center, a 9,000-square-foot semiconductor processing and device fabrication clean room, and an undergraduate interdisciplinary learning center.…
Joan Brennecke was presented the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award by U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu.
The University of Notre Dame Energy Center has been awarded a $2.8-million U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) stimulus grant for a research project aimed at dramatically improving how the country uses and produces energy.
October 14, 2010
October 14, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
The solar panel array that sits on top of Notre Dame’s new Stinson-Remick Hall of Engineering was donated by General Electric. Rated at 50kW, it is expected to provide an estimated 55,000 kilowatt-hours of carbon-free electricity annually to the structure. Students in the building’s McCourtney Learning Center are able to track the energy being generated. Learn More…
August 18, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
An interview with Dr. Prashant Kamat and his team of researchers aired on Thursday, July 29, at 5:30 p.m. on WNDU-TV. To view the video, visit: http://www.wndu.com/hometop/headlines/99574284.html.…
August 03, 2010 • Categories: ND Energy
Joan F. Brennecke, Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, is the recipient of a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant for research that could fundamentally change the way the country uses and produces energy.
Brennecke received the $2.5-million grant through the department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA…