Department Of Energy

  • Vanderbilt University

    NREL internship shapes student’s interest in building sciences

    Before the start of her sophomore year, Kristi Maisha joined other Vanderbilt students and faculty on a trip to Sterling Ranch, a mixed-use development south of Denver. The trip included a tour of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in nearby Golden, Co., hosted by a civil engineering alumna who is… Read More

    Apr. 8, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    Using nanotechnology to give fuel cells more oomph

    Nanofiber mat electrode (John Russell / Vanderbilt) At the same time Honda and Toyota are introducing fuel cell cars to the U.S. market, a team of researchers from Vanderbilt University, Nissan North America and Georgia Institute of Technology have teamed up to create a new technology designed… Read More

    Aug. 8, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    LASIR is key part of new manufacturing hub announced by Obama

    Vanderbilt research will help shape the future of American manufacturing A cutting-edge Vanderbilt lab that studies how materials, structures and machines operate under real-world conditions will play a key part in the new multistate, $259 million Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) to be announced today by President Obama. Read More

    Jan. 9, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    National nuclear waste issues to be tackled by Vanderbilt-led multi-university team

    Nuclear power might be “green power,” but only if the nuclear waste is managed properly. Vanderbilt is leading a multi-university consortium of engineers and scientists who have learned a lot during the last ten years about how to handle nuclear waste. By helping the nation through the U.S. Department of… Read More

    Dec. 6, 2006