TISED Newsletter 

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A Vision to integrate interdisciplinary research on climate modelling

1 May 2017

The endowed TISED Chair in Sustainable Engineering and Design has a critical role in advancing the goals and objectives of TISED through leadership in research, teaching and outreach. 

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Model-free approaches for distributed low-carbon energy system control and planning

11 February 2021

In this work, the focus is on the optimal real-time operation and planning of electric grids with high shares of distributed energy resources—e.g., rooftop solar generation, energy storage, controllable demand, etc. 

flames displayed from methane, iron, aluminum, boron/aluminum, zirconium

Fundamentals of metal combustion both on-ground (laboratory) and in microgravity conditions. 

Prof. Bergthorson is leading an international research effort around the concept of metals as sustainable carbon-free fuels, with the support of the European and Canadian Space Agencies.

30 December 2019

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Innovative Solutions for Planetary Health: Seed Grants for interdisciplinary research

30 December 2019

Developing countries, especially poorer regions and communities, face the heaviest environment-related health burdens as a result of unsustainable growth and development, combining environmental factors with social and physical aspects.

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