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Prof. Peng Zhang awarded $800K by NSF to research Smart Programmable Microgrids
Published: September 25, 2018

Eversource Energy Center researcher Peng Zhang, Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received $800,000 from the National Science Foundation to research microgrids. This award comes on the heels of the Center’s revamping research to increase resilience of the present and future grid, and recognizes Prof. Peng and his team’s work […]

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Predicting Flood Hazards in Post-Fire Areas of Southern California
Published: January 13, 2018

Photo by Matt Udkow/Santa Barbara County Fire Department via AP; Jan.10, 2017 Led by Professor Efthymios Nikolopoulos, researchers at the Eversource Energy Center are working on an early warning system that can predict when and where devastating flash flood events will take place. In the wake of the recent wildfires that destroyed thousands of homes […]

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November 3rd, 2017 Seminar: “Natural Hazard Research at the National Science Foundation” with Dr. Kishor Mehta (Texas Tech University)
Published: October 20, 2017

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October 16th, 2017 Seminar: “Security and Resiliency of the Power Grid” with Dr. Chen-Ching Liu (Washington State University)
Published: September 22, 2017

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Historic 2017 Hurricane Season for Texas and Florida
Published: September 11, 2017

For the first time in our nation’s history, two hurricanes (Harvey and Irma) devastated inland and coastal areas, prompting an all-hands emergency management and community response for rescue, assessment and restoration. At the writing of this news story, over 5.8 million customers were without power across the southeast in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Long […]

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