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Binghamton engineer creates origami battery

Binghamton engineer creates origami battery

Published Jun 10, 2015

Inexpensive paper batteries could one day power biosensors for use in remote locations. Read more

Goldwater scholar focuses on wind energy

Goldwater scholar focuses on wind energy

Published Jun 4, 2015

Brandon Pereyra hopes his research will contribute to efficient and affordable "green" power. Read more

Study may boost data center efficiency

Study may boost data center efficiency

Published Apr 6, 2015

Binghamton doctoral student Husam Alissa is exploring new possibilities for cooling the clusters of servers that are among the largest consumers of electricity in the United States. Read more

Student conducts thin-film research

Student conducts thin-film research

Published Mar 23, 2015

Binghamton undergrad Zachary Lebens-Higgins joined an international team that's trying to understand why some transparent materials, like those that make up solar panels, are better conductors than others. Read more

Engineer pursues biological solar power

Engineer pursues biological solar power

Published Feb 10, 2015

A Binghamton researcher has designed a biological solar cell that's a million times more effective than current technology. The new designs take such cells out of the realm of "absurd" and into in the realm of "someday soon." Read more

Exploring the value of ‘Energy Star’ homes

Exploring the value of ‘Energy Star’ homes

Published Oct 29, 2014

Carmen CarriĆ³n-Flores says people who pay extra for an Energy Star home often don't recoup the expense when they sell. Read more

In physics lab, one mystery leads to another

In physics lab, one mystery leads to another

Published Sep 18, 2014

Binghamton undergraduate Darin Mihalik explores some unusual findings related to thermoconductivity. Read more