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BE Seminar, Bart Doekemeijer

April 16, 2018

Coordinated Control in Wind Turbine Farms Bart Doekemeijer, Delft Center for Systems & Control, Delft University of Technology Date: Thursday, April 26 at 3:30pm Location: Onizuka Conference Room (ECAE 199)​ Abstract:​ Wind turbines are being placed together in wind farms for the financial gains from economies of scale. However, this...

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BE Seminar, Lili Cai

April 16, 2018

Bridging Thermal Science and Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy Applications Lili Cai, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University Date: Monday, April 16 at 11:30am Location: ECCS 1B28​ Abstract:​ As population and living standards increase, the energy demand and climate change have reached unprecedented levels that require more efficient technologies...

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BE Seminar, Bri-Mathias Hodge

April 16, 2018

Designing a Sustainable Future: Simulating Next Generation Energy Systems Bri-Mathias Hodge, Power Systems Design and Study Group Manager, National Renewable Energy Laboratory Date: Thursday, April 19 at 12:30pm Location: ECEE 1B70 Abstract:​ World energy systems are changing rapidly in the face of the global challenge of decarbonization. Power systems are...

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Reduction in northern hemisphere mid-latitude wind energy resource with global warming

Feb. 5, 2018

The amount of wind available for converting into electricity — key to reducing carbon emissions — is projected to decrease in the northern hemisphere mid-latitudes as the climate warms. The study, published online in Nature Geoscience, finds this will particularly affect the central United States, the United Kingdom and Ireland,...


CitizenSkyView App Maps Cloud Cover to Aid in Predicting Solar Power Generation

Feb. 1, 2018

CitizenSkyView App Maps Cloud Cover to Aid in Predicting Solar Power Generation: Professor Al Gasiewski and his team have developed the CitizenSkyView app for iPhones or androids to help researchers better understand how cloud structures and patterns impact renewable energy generation. An initial $10,000 seed grant from RASEI, followed by...

John H. Golbeck

BE Seminar, John H. Golbeck

Jan. 31, 2018

How Type I Photosynthetic Reaction Centers Evolved to Adapt to the Great Oxygenation Event John H. Golbeck, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Department of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University Date: Thursday, March 1 at 3pm Location: SEEC Building, Room C120 Abstract: The first photosynthetic organisms evolved as far back...

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2018 Solar Power Mountain West

Jan. 25, 2018

Join RASEI at the largest solar conference in the Rocky Mountain West, hosted by Colorado Solar Energy Industries Assoication When: March 12-14, 2018 Where: Hyatt Regency Aurora Denver Conference Center in Aurora, CO What: The Solar Connection Dozens of top national experts in solar and energy storage technologies are expected...

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BE Seminar, N. Serdar Sariciftci

Jan. 5, 2018

Organic and Bio-organic Electronic Devices Professor N. Serdar Sariciftci Linz Institute for Organic Solar Cells (LIOS), Physical Chemistry, Johannes Kepler, University Linz Date: Tuesday, January 30 at 12:30pm Location: Discovery Learning Center, Room 1B70 Abstract: Organic electronic devices are maturing from the academic research into the industrial development, entering the...

Donald A. Bryant

BE Seminar, Donald Bryant

Dec. 12, 2017

Mushroom Spring, Y ellowstone National Park, WY: a panoply of phototrophs and their friends Donald A. Bryant Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The Pennsylvania State University; Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Montana State University Date: Thursday, December 14 th , 2017 at 3:00pm Location: SEEC (east campus) Room C120...

Martin Kuehn

BE Seminar, Martin Kuehn

Oct. 16, 2017

Wind Physics at the University of Oldenburg An Interdisciplinary, Multi-Scale Program for Research and Teaching in Wind Energy