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NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition
NSF IGERT 2012 Video & Poster Competition

Project Profile

IGERT: Distributed Renewable Energy: From Science and Technology to Entrepreneurship and Policy

University of Rochester


This Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training (IGERT) award supports the development of a multidisciplinary graduate training program focused on distributed renewable energy sources available from the sun. Research will be focused in the areas of inexpensive and environmentally benign photovoltaic materials, efficient sunlight capture using nanotechnology and advanced optical… more »


Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
Integrated nanophotonics based on nanowire plasmons and atomically thin material Library Article, Faculty research, Student research 10/21/14
Researchers send electricity, light along same super-thin wire Showcase IGERT Story 10/21/14
Teaching and Learning about Solar Energy in Ghana Showcase Highlight 12/02/13
Fellows design low cost solar panels for use in Ghana Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Trainees prepare solar energy demonstrations for grade schools in Ghana Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Fellows design course on energy needs in developing countries Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Trainees attend seminar series Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Energy for the 21st Century course Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Energy Economics Policy and Systems course Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Cohort travels to Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Showcase Achievement 11/19/13