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VICTER Team Part of New National Center Focusing on Electric Vehicle Systems

Posted on: Mon August 10 2015 by

Several VICTER faculty researchers, including center director Dr. Alan Mantooth, are part of a new National Science Foundation (NSF) Engineering Research Center (ERC) grant. The project, titled Power Optimization for Electro-Thermal Systems Center (POETS), will be led by Dr. Andrew Alleyne, professor of mechanical engineering at the Univeristy of Illinois. Dr. Mantooth will serve as deputy director of the center. Other VICTER faculty members involved include Juan Balda, Greg Salamo, and Simon Ang. POETS also includes researchers from Howard University, Stanford University, the University of Sao Paolo (Brazil), and the Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden). 

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