Rensselaer

Research

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Researchers

Miki AmitayDan Lewis Paul Chow  Jian Sun

CFES research is conducted by respected leaders in the fields of energy materials, device development and testing, and systems architecture. In collaboration with Cornell University and Brookhaven National Laboratory, the CFES researchers are conducting core and applied research into low cost-high efficiency photovoltaic technologies, compound semiconductor materials, advanced lighting sources, smart lighting and displays, intelligent building architectures, wind turbine performance enhancement, bioenergy, fuel cell testing and characterization, battery and energy nanomaterials technologies, and distributed generation grid testing.

Faculty Working Groups:

Wind Energy Group: Miki Amitay, Leader

Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Group: Dan Lewis, Leader

GaN Semiconductor Group: Paul Chow, Leader

Smart Grid: Jian Sun, Leader

Smart Buildings: Anna Dyson & Jason Vollen, Leaders