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    Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER)

    10 West 35th Street
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    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 60 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 becomeone of the most sustainable, urban university campus in the United States.

    HYBRID VEHICLES

    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.

    EVENTS

    4th Annual Great Lakes Symposium on Smart Grid and the New Energy Economy

    Technically co-sponsored by:
    IIT Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation
    IEEE Power & Energy Society
    IIT Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER)


    Sept. 22-25, 2014
    Illinois Institute of Technology
    Hermann Hall
    3241 South Federal Street
    Chicago, Illinois 60616

    >>Details and registration

    ANNOUNCEMENTS

    WISER Administrative Faculty Among New IIT Stuart School of Business Endowed Chair Courtesy Appointments
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    IIT Teams Up with ComEd, Silver Springs Networks, and West Monroe Partners to Open Smart Grid Center
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