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Large-eddy Simulation of Cumulus Clouds
Published: January 8, 2022

  AUTHORS Georgios Matheou, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut DOI: https://doi.org/10.1103/APS.DFD.2021.GFM.V0013 The representation of clouds in climate models is one of the largest sources of uncertainty in climate projections. High-resolution […]

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Eversource and UConn Extend Energy Center Partnership
Published: December 13, 2021

The goal is to make Connecticut a national leader in addressing climate change, clean energy, and more. UConn Today story on Eversource and UConn extended partnership. With an eye toward […]

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Presentations from our 2021 Annual Workshop
Published: December 13, 2021

The EEC recently hosted a workshop where principal investigators had the opportunity to present new research projects. Below are links to each project presentation.     Power System Botnet Cyber […]

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Joint Seminar by the ECE Department & Eversource Energy Center at UConn Part of the ECE 6094 Power & Energy Seminar Series
Published: December 9, 2021

Friday 12/10/2021 in ITEB 336(12:20-1:20 p.m.) Also Available Live via Webex here   Chance Constrained Unit Commitment Approximation Under Uncertain Wind Energy   Dr. Claire Guo, Assistant Professor, Department of […]

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2021 Annual Meeting
Published: November 1, 2021

We cordially invite you to attend the Eversource Energy Center Annual Workshop taking place on November 19th from 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM . In-person and remote access will be […]

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Hurricane Henri Outage Forecast
Published: August 21, 2021

OPM prediction: August 22nd, 2021 Hurricane Henri Outage Prediction Modeling group Eversource Energy Center University of Connecticut Fourth prediction, released on: 08-21-2021 10:30 a.m. EDT The Eversource Energy Center Outage […]

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NRT Inundation Maps of the European Flood
Published: July 26, 2021

The UConn team at the Eversource Energy Cener has mapped European flood extent from Jul 15 to 17 spanning West Germany, France, Netherlands, and Luxembourg using a near-real-time tool, the […]

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Wind Whirls to Electricity: Predictive Modeling of Offshore Wind Power
Published: June 15, 2021

By Georgios Matheou Offshore wind is an abundant energy resource with significant environmental and economic benefits, but as a natural resource, it is variable. At the Eversource Energy Center the […]

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People, Trees, and Power: Learning How to Strike a Balance and Keep the Lights On
Published: June 11, 2021

Connecticut residents are broadly supportive of tree management practices, but good communication is essential, click here to see what we’re doing to help!

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New Power Engineering Faculty Joining ECE and the Center
Published: May 11, 2021

The Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Department and Eversource Energy Center (EEC) are happy to announce the recruitment of two new faculty as part of our cluster hire in the […]

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EEC Welcomes Its First Underrepresented Minority Undergraduate Fellows!
Published: May 6, 2021

Congratulations to Justin, Frantz, Yleise, Lawrence, Wilmais, Brandon and Enrique on being the first to be named Eversource Energy Center Undergraduate Fellows! Over the next twelve months each one of […]

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Meet the Researcher: Sita Nyame
Published: April 18, 2021

Nyame has developed an enduring interest for studying natural hazards and developing technology to help people who experience them through her work with the Eversource Energy Center. UConn today story […]

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Eversource Energy Center (EEC) New Research Projects
Published: March 22, 2021

The EEC recently hosted a workshop where principal investigators had the opportunity to present new research projects kicked off in the areas of (i) Preparedness and emergency response, (ii) Vegetation […]

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EEC Celebrates Undergraduate Research
Published: February 19, 2021

The Microgrid Project In the rural regions of Ethiopia, long periods of drought can have severe food security and economic consequences. A collaboration of UConn undergraduate students from various engineering […]

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Virtual M.S. Presentation
Published: December 9, 2020

You are invited to join us for a public presentation in webinar format entitled “Science Communication With Digital Tools: A Story Map for Stormwise Forest Management” where NRE MS candidate […]

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Diversity Internship
Published: November 30, 2020

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Hurricane ETA caused flooding in Mexico
Published: November 15, 2020

Hurricane Flooding in Mexico ETA

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New Power Engineering Faculty Position Announcement
Published: October 28, 2020

Position Announcement Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Nicholas E. Madonna Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department: Electrical and Computer Engineering Search #2020199 Campus/Location: Storrs Campus Subject Area: Power Systems Engineering Position Summary […]

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The US COVID-19 pandemic in the flood season
Published: October 14, 2020

Researcher in the Eversource Energy Center recently quantified the compound risk of flooding and COVID-19 at the US county-level. See figure from Shen et al. 2020 (Science of the Total […]

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Flood Inundation Map from Hurricane Laura derived from the Eversource Energy Center RAPID system
Published: August 31, 2020

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Vulnerable Trees, High Winds, Other Factors Combined for Unusually Severe Storm Damage from Isaias
Published: August 14, 2020

— Aug. 14, 2020 STORRS, Conn. – Gypsy moth infestations and drought conditions in recent years have weakened trees throughout Connecticut to such an extent that forests were particularly vulnerable […]

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EEC’s Cory Merow Interviewed by NY Times and Scientific American
Published: April 22, 2020

Dr. Cory Merow is an assistant research professor in UConn’s Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department and researcher for Eversource Energy Center. He was interviewed by both the New York Times […]

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EEC Welcomes Dr. Ha Nguyen
Published: April 22, 2020

Eversource Energy Center is pleased to announce the recent hire of Ha Thi Ngyuen, Ph.D., as an Assistant Research Professor to aid in our power engineering research. Dr. Nguyen will lead […]

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Robert Fahey Wins 2020 UConn-AAUP Excellence Award
Published: March 16, 2020

Eversource Energy Center Associate Director Robert Fahey has been named the early career recipient for Excellence in Research & Creativity Award. Each year the University of Connecticut works with AAUP, […]

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EEC Colloquium Series: Dr. Ha Nguyen
Published: March 6, 2020

Dr. Ha Nguyen will be giving a talk titled “Challenges and research opportunities of real-time simulation in modern power systems.” Real-time simulation application is well recognized as an effective approach […]

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EEC 2019 Annual Report Published
Published: March 5, 2020

Eversource Energy Center’s 2019 Annual Report has been published and can be viewed or downloaded as a PDF here. The Annual Report contains information on research, publications, and finances of […]

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EEC Colloquium Series: Dr. Lei Wu on Feb 24th
Published: February 14, 2020

Associate Professor Lei Wu will be giving a talk on February 24th, 2020 at 1:30 pm in UConn building ITE 336. The talk is titled “Interdependency of Gas and Electricity […]

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EEC Colloquium Series: Dr. Hasan Ul Banna on Feb 10th
Published: January 31, 2020

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Announcing New Faculty Positions at EEC
Published: January 22, 2020

Eversource Energy Center is seeking to hire three new positions. Positions are described and linked below. Endowed Chair position for Eversource Energy Center and the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. […]

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EEC Welcomes Dr. Cory Merow
Published: January 22, 2020

Eversource Energy Center would like to welcome Cory Merow, Ph.D., a quantitative ecologist specializing in mechanistic models forecasting population and community responses to environmental change. Dr. Merow received his Ph.D. […]

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