Featured Reports

July 24, 2015
Precourt Energy Efficiency Center
PEEC's annual energy conference incorporated several new elements this year, like a lunchtime debate on the future of the internal combustion engine.

July 23, 2015
American Mathematical Society
Wind turbine designers rely heavily on mathematics, as Margot Gerritsen explains in this AMS podcast.

July 22, 2015
Stanford Report
Stanford Professor Chris Field has been named recipient of the 2015 Stephen H. Schneider Award for Outstanding Climate Science Communication.

July 21, 2015
Stanford Report
Rob Jackson finds that safeguards for drinking-water sources threatened by thousands of shallow oil and gas wells mined with hydraulic fracturing.

July 21, 2015
Building on the success of its first year, the TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy began supporting 11 new projects to put university research to work.

July 15, 2015
Precourt Institute for Energy
Stanford chemistry W.E. Moerner and other Nobel laureates are calling on megacities to take a leadership role in combating global climate change.

July 15, 2015
National Academy of Engineering
Robert Jackson and Adam Brandt contribute reports on global temperature change and fugitive natural-gas emissions in the summer issue of The Bridge.

July 15, 2015
ACS Central Science
In separate studies, researchers at Stanford and the University of Wisconsin-Madison report advances on chemical reactions essential to fuel-cell technology.