Smart-energy research

Binghamton researchers have been working on solar energy, fuel-cell technology, energy-storage methods and improved efficiencies in computer and other electronic systems for years.

The University selected a smart-energy initiative as the research focus of its NYSUNY 2020 plan, as well as named smart energy one of its five transdisciplinary areas of excellence.

Recent developments

Research centers that focus on smart-energy

Expertise in these energy-related areas

  • Solar and thermoelectric energy harvesting
  • Energy storage technologies
  • Energy-efficient electronic systems
  • Sensors for energy resource management
  • Environmental studies
  • Environmental geology
  • Sustainability engineering

Articles on faculty and students conducting energy research

Last Updated: 6/2/15