Fields Institute: Optimization for Smart Grid and Power Tranmission Networks

The Fields Institute Industrial Seminar presents: Miguel Anjos, Ecole Polytechnique Montréal Current challenges and recent progress in optimization for the smart grid and Innocent Kamwa, Hydro-Québec Applications of optimization to improve performance of power transmission networks Date: Monday, March 16th, 5:00pm Location: Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Room 230 ————————————————- Miguel Anjos, Ecole Polytechnique Montréal Current Challenges and… Read more »

ISE Associate Director named Canada Research Chair in Thermofluidics for Clean Energy, awarded Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship

 ISE Associate Director, Professor Aimy Bazylak, has been named Canada Research Chair in Thermofluidics for Clean Energy. Through generous funding from the Government of Canada, the Canada Research Chairs program is designed to allow Canadian universities to achieve research excellence in engineering and the natural sciences, health sciences, humanities, and social sciences.  Chairholders improve our depth of knowledge… Read more »

Institute for Sustainable Energy & CREATE program in Distributed Generation for Remote Communities symposium

Thank you to everyone that attended our Institute for Sustainable Energy & NSERC CREATE Program in Distributed Generation for Remote Communities research symposium on Friday, November 21st.       50 posters were presented, displaying the impressive breadth of energy research at the University of Toronto.   We would also like to thank Prof. Amy Bilton and all… Read more »

Thursday, Nov. 6, Lunch & Learn with Russell Engelman of Suncor

Russell Engelman of Suncor welcomes students to a Lunch and Learn on Suncor’s New Technologies and Opportunities. He is the Director New Technologies, In Situ Resources. The seminar will take place on Nov. 6 in the Mechanical Engineering Building, room MC252. Please RSVP here to confirm attendance. Those interested in similar opportunities with the University of… Read more »

3rd NSERC CREATE Program in Distributed Generation for Remote Communities Symposium & ISE Poster Session

Friday, November 21, 2014 1 p.m. – 4:00 research symposium University of Toronto – St. George Campus  Galbraith Building, room GB202 35 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario The NSERC CREATE Program in Distributed Generation for Remote Communities invites you to join us for our 3rd annual research symposium on Friday November 21st from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Schedule 1:00 – 2:00 – Lunch… Read more »

ISE Seminar: Professor John Shaw, University of Alberta

Thermophysical Property Measurement and Prediction for Undistillable Hydrocarbons – getting a handle on the bottom of the oil barrel Prof. John M. Shaw, Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering, University of Alberta Time:  Tuesday, October 14, 2:10PM Location:  Bahen Centre, room 1190 Abstract: Bottom of the barrel hydrocarbon resource fractions defy conventional measurement and prediction protocols and… Read more »

2014-2015 Hatch Graduate Scholarship for Sustainable Energy Research

We are pleased to announce the 2014/15 recipients of the Hatch Graduate Scholarship for Sustainable Energy Research. The Hatch Graduate Scholarship funds research and training of world-class researchers and engineers in the fields of recovery and utilization of energy derived sustainably from the sun and other sources; specifically in the areas of power generation from… Read more »

GRAND NCE/Sustainable Behavior Research in Ontario Presentations

Date & Time:  Monday, July 14, 2014, 1-5pm Location: Mechanical Engineering Building, Room MC331 To attend:  Please RSVP to Prof. Li Shu AGENDA (draft) 13:00-13:15 David Sinton (Toronto) Welcome, Overview of Institute for Sustainable Energy, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, University of Toronto. 13:15-14:00 Murray Thomson (Toronto) Insights on recent successful NSERC CREATE… Read more »

Mercedes-Benz Canada Graduate Fellowship in Fuel Cell Research

The Institute for Sustainable Energy in the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering at the University of Toronto was pleased to welcome JoAnne Caza, Director of Communications and Public Relations at Mercedes-Benz Canada on campus on Tuesday May 27. JoAnne joined in our recognition of Jongmin Lee, the inaugural recipient of the Mercedes-Benz Canada Graduate… Read more »