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What is UH Energy?

UH Energy is an umbrella for efforts across the University of Houston system to position the university as a strategic partner to the energy industry by producing trained workforce, strategic and technical leadership, research and development for needed innovations and new technologies. That’s why UH is the Energy University.

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Greater Houston Impact

Drawing on an array of academic and research resources, UH Energy serves as a strategic partner to the industry, producing specialized personnel, innovative scholars and technological experts from the more than 8,000 students pursuing energy-related careers.

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BY THE NUMBERS

  • 9Energy-related Colleges
  • 30 Energy-related Undergraduate Programs
  • 46Graduate and Professional Programs
  • 1stIn the Nation Subsea Engineering Master's Program
  • 11Energy-related Graduate Certificates
  • 40%Students in Energy-related Degree Programs
  • 24Energy Advisory Board Members
  • 29Research Centers
Chief Energy Officer Ramanan Krishnamoorti

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UH Energy Featured Events

January

20

1pm

20-21 UH Energy Electric Vehicle Webinar Series - Electric & Hybrid Vehicles: Current Trends & Future Strategies Image

20-21 UH ENERGY ELECTRIC VEHICLE WEBINAR SERIES - ELECTRIC & HYBRID VEHICLES: CURRENT TRENDS & FUTURE STRATEGIES

In the last 10 years, a large number of electric vehicles have been deployed all over the world and have significantly increased the perception of their viability and usefulness in reducing emissions. In addition, more than 400,000 plug-in electric vehicles are on the road today. Fuel cell vehicles are also being gradually introduced into the market. In this seminar, the recent advancements in electric and hybrid vehicles (including plug-in hybrid), current trends, and future strategies will be presented. This presentation will also discuss the operation and architectures of electric vehicles and a few of the hybrid vehicles and challenges related to motors, power electronics, and batteries.

February

22

7pm

Sustainable Energy Development Program Image

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT MICRO-CREDENTIALING PROGRAM

UH Energy is offering badge sessions in Sustainable Energy Development, starting February 22, 2021. Instruction consists of 8, 2-hour online sessions. Sessions are delivered twice per week, Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00-9:00 pm, CST. The world is changing faster than at any time in history – especially in the world of energy. Society today has 3 fundamental expectations for our energy future: It must be affordable, accessible & reliable, and environmentally responsible. These requirements make up the Energy Trilemma. Advancing solutions that simultaneously satisfy all elements of this trilemma are the foundation and essence of Sustainable Energy Development.

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