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University of Southern California-Energy Institute Focuses on Renewable Energy

California energy research is being conducted at USC to transition the economy to renewable energy. These research resources are cross-disciplinary, and available to entrepreneurs through technology transfer programs.

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University of Southern California-Energy Institute is a research institution located in Los Angeles, California.

The Energy Institute (EI) is developing a cross-disciplinary research program that both advances the science of alternative fuels and energy conversions and addresses the economic, social, environment and policy issues associated with transitioning to a new energy/fuel paradigm.

Key areas of research include:

  • Technology developments in renewable energy
  • Energy efficiency applications in buildings and transportation
  • Improved efficiency of combustion and oil recovery
  • Climate change science, sequestration and policy
  • Environmental impacts of energy on air, land and water
  • Economic and security impacts of energy

Our approach will be to pursue parallel research themes:

  • Improving efficient recovery and utilization of conventional fuels.
  • Developing transitional fuels.
  • Developing and evaluating fuel and energy policies.
  • Developing next generation fuels.
  • Developing transition pathways.

The Energy Institute will leverage the considerable organizational resources at USC, including:

  • Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute
  • Geobiology Program
  • Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering and Material Science
  • Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering
  • METRANS Transportation Center
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Sustainable Cities Program
  • Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies
  • School of Policy, Planning and Development
  • Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events
  • Keck School of Medicine
  • Marshall School of Business

Commercialization and Intellectual Property

USC Stevens Institute for Innovation was created to pioneer a university-wide, strategic approach to innovation. Its mission is to help USC innovators make maximum impact with their ideas. USC Stevens has been designated the university's intellectual property authority and the central resource for technology transfer and licensing.

CONTACTS:
Donald L. Paul
Executive Director
William M. Keck Chair in Energy Resources
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089
(213)740-6709

Mark Bernstein
Managing Director
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089
(213) 821-2588



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