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Title: Electricity: The Energy of Tomorrow (A "Life at the Frontiers of Energy Research" contest entry from the 2011 Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) Summit and Forum)

"Electricity: the Energy of Tomorrow" was submitted by the Energy Materials Center at Cornell (emc2) to the "Life at the Frontiers of Energy Research" video contest at the 2011 Science for Our Nation'more »s Energy Future: Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) Summit and Forum. Twenty-six EFRCs created short videos to highlight their mission and their work. emc2, an EFRC directed by Hector D. Abruna at Cornell University (lead) is a partnership between Cornell and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. The Office of Basic Energy Sciences in the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science established the 46 Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) in 2009. These collaboratively-organized centers conduct fundamental research focused on 'grand challenges' and use-inspired 'basic research needs' recently identified in major strategic planning efforts by the scientific community. The overall purpose is to accelerate scientific progress toward meeting the nation's critical energy challenges.« less
Title: Electricity: The Energy of Tomorrow (A "Life at the Frontiers of Energy Research" contest entry from the 2011 Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) Summit and Forum)
Publication Date: 2011-05-01
OSTI Identifier: 1027998
Other Number(s): TRN: US201122%%158
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Related Information: Learn more about the Energy Materials Center at Cornell at http://science.energy.gov/bes/efrc/centers/emc2/. See "Life at the Frontiers of Energy Research" contest information, including links to all the entries, at http://www.energyfrontier.us/video-contest.
Research Org: Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (United States). Energy Materials Center at Cornell (emc2); Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC) Office of Basic Energy Sciences (SC-22). Energy Frontier Research Center (EFRC)
Subject: 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE ; 25 ENERGY STORAGE ; 37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY ; ELECTRICITY ; PLANNING ; EFFICIENCY ; CU ; LBNL ; EMC2 ; EFRC ; SCIENCE FOR OUR NATION'S ENERGY FUTURE ; ELECTROCHEMICAL ANALYSIS ; SYNTHESIZING OF MATERIALS ; NANOPARTICLES ; ORGANIC BATTERY ELECTRODES ; FUEL CELLS
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:02:57
System Entry Date: 2018-06-12