Eversource Energy Center is home to several state-of-the-art research facilities. Please contact us at EversourceEnergyCenter@uconn.edu for questions about any of our facilities.
Point of Contact: Emmanouil Anagnostou, Ph.D. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 860-486-6806)
Our high performance computing center houses
We use the computing center to support our daily weather, outage, and flood forecasts in addition to large scale predictive modeling efforts.
Point of Contact: Robert Fahey, Ph.D. (email: email@example.com; phone: 860-486-2840)
We use biaxial clinometers and anemometers to measure tree sway across the state. We monitor tree sway to inform our understanding of tree stability. We are currently monitoring 41 trees spread across Torrington, Storrs, and Orange, CT.
Point of Contact: Malaquias Peña, Ph.D. (email: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 860-486-2450)
Our test bed is used to test and validate various power grid simulations. We test the integration of distributed energy resources, grid modernization methods, and different cyber security techniques.
Point of Contact: Chandi Witharana, Ph.D. (email: email@example.com; phone: 860-486-2840)
We use UASs outfitted with LiDAR, infared, thermal, and radar capabilities for mapping and intrusion detection. For our flight platforms we use both fixed wing and heavy-lift crafts.