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Engineering and Energy Events

There are no Center for Clean Energy Engineering events planned at this time.


Engineering Events

Master of Engineering Open House
Aug 4 2015

MSE Graduate Student Orientation
Aug 28 2015

Fall Semester Begins
Aug 31 2015

Labor Day
Sep 7 2015

MSE Seminar Lecture by Dr. Priya Vashishta
Sep 11 2015

 

News

C2E2 and CEI Host Discussion On Connecticut Energy Research

Officials and researchers from the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) recently visited the Center for Clean Energy Engineering (C2E2) and Fraunhofer Center for Energy Innovation (CEI) to exchange information on the field of energy research in Connecticut. More than 40 technical experts from DEEP’s Energy, Water and Air Bureau attended the meeting […]

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New Scholarship for Center for Energy Innovation

A gift from a German company will help UConn explore more avenues in clean energy.  The Rauschert Group, a company based in Germany that develops and manufactures ceramics, engineering plastics and hybrid components, has funded a scholarship for two students annually at UConn’s Fraunhofer Center for Energy Innovation (CEI).  Read more  

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UConn Receives Gift for Global Energy Sustainability Program

A recent gift from the Satell Family Foundation will support UConn’s new research partnership in sustainable energy with Technion–Israel Institute of Technology. UConn and Technion are recognized leaders in energy engineering and education, and both are committed to advancing global adoption of clean and efficient energy technologies. UConn’s Center for Clean Energy Engineering and Fraunhofer […]

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Research Insight: Biomass Pyrolysis

Mr. Shoucheng Du, Prof. Julia Valla, and Prof. George Bollas are making exciting progress in developing the process of biomass catalytic pyrolysis. Their recent achievements are published in Green Chemistry (link to article), and were presented at the 2013 Spring Meeting of the American Chemical Society (link to presentation). Biomass pyrolysis is the thermal decomposition […]

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Available Archives

Quick Facts

Center Director
Dr. Prabhakar Singh, singh@engr.uconn.edu

Associate Director
Dr. Ugur Pasaogullari, ugurpasa@engr.uconn.edu

Program Director
Ms. Terry Barber-Tournaud, terry@engr.uconn.edu

12 Resident Faculty
15 Affiliated Faculty & Research Specialist
6 Postdoctoral Fellows
52 Graduate & Masters Students
7 Administrative & Laboratory Support Staff

Areas of Research
- Advanced materials synthesis
- Materials characterization
- High temperature materials
- Electrochemistry & electrodics
- Membranes & catalysis
- Computational simulation & control
- Power electronics
- Renewable energy systems

For a complete overview of capabilities visit C2E2 Brochure

 

Career / Growth Opportunities

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The Center for Clean Energy Engineering works with industries, state and federal agencies, national laboratories, and research organizations. It receives requests from many of its partnering organizations on future employment, training and industrial/ research internship opportunities.  To Learn more about current opportunities click here.