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    Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER)

    10 West 35th Street
    IIT Tower - 16th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60616
    Phone: 312.567.6881
    Fax: 312.567.3622
    Email: wiser@iit.edu

    Wiser Institute

    Students and researchers at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) are striving to improve the quality of life in our nation while preserving the natural resources and the environment for future generations. At the Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER), more than 50 faculty members are currently involved in energy and sustainability research and educational activities across the colleges and institutes at IIT.


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    PERFECT POWER

    Digital technology that collects, communicates and reacts to data,  allowing the system to adapt to trends in electricity usage and to change supply accordingly.

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    CLEAN COAL

    Advanced design tools for gasification processes based on the computational fluid dynamics approach, produced hot gas cleaning and novel sorbents for CO₂ removal and hydrogen separation.

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    SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS

    Innovative sustainable high rise buildings that actually produce energy, utilizing renewable sources such as wind, sun and geothermal.

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    SUSTAINABLE CAMPUS

    IIT will become the most sustainable, urban university campus in the United States.

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    HYBRID VEHICLES

    Pioneering sustainable energy-efficient solutions from advanced power electronic converters and electric motor drives to electric, hybrid electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

    ANNOUNCEMENTS

    IIT WISER to Co-Sponsor 2014 UIC Summer Institute on "Urban Energy"
    August 6-20

    Hosted by:  University of Illinois at Chicago
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    NEWS

    WISER Announces 2013 Interdisciplinary Seed Funding Grant (ISFG) Program Awards
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    WISER/Galvin Center Hosts CPS Morton School of Excellence at IIT "Living Lab"
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    IIT WISER and Cook County Partner on New Campus Composter
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    IIT Installs Chicago's First Advanced Wind Turbine
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    IIT to Establish $12.6 Million Smart Grid Training Center
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