Nov. 15-16: CURENT Site Review

The NSF/DOE Site Visit completed on Thursday, November, 16th in the Min Kao Building.  The day completed with a student poster session highlighting graduate and undergraduate student research.  The poster session also included posters from the summer programs – YSP Program, RET Program and the REU program. The posters can be found on the Poster […]

CURENT Attended SHPE Conference

During the SHPE Conference, Mr. Erin Wills and Mr. Camarillo met with over 200 students at the conference to discuss the opportunities at CURENT.  The backgrounds of the people met were quite broad geographically, academically, and professionally.  Some of the people met included community college students and faculty; undergraduate, masters, and doctorate candidates; college faculty; industry […]

Picture of student talking about their research

October 28th – CURENT Open House

The CURENT Open House was widely considered successful.  Close to 60 undergraduate students attended with inquiries about undergraduate research and graduate studies in power systems, power electronics, and cyber-security.  The majority of the faculty attended and approximately 10-15 CURENT undergraduates and graduate students helped discuss their research areas and provided lab tours. The picture includes […]

December 1st – Sequoyah Elementary Engineering Night

The 6th Annual Family Engineering Night at Sequoyah Elementary School will be on Thursday, December 1st from 5 to 7 pm.  The annual event has 7-10 hands-on activities which the parents and their children, numbering over 200 total guests, work together to complete.  Activities come from all fields of engineering and local organizations often contribute like […]

RET, YSP Applications Available

CURENT is now accepting the 2017 applications for the Research Experience for Teachers (RET) and the Young Scholars Program (YSP).  Exact dates for the program will be determined later in the  fall.  Each program will be 4 weeks long. The YSP program is for rising sophomores, juniors, seniors, and students entering into the University of […]

2017 REU Application Available

CURENT is looking for students interested in doing full time research during the summer of 2017.  The research topics are largely related to electrical engineering, specifically in the power systems and power electronics areas, but positions are also available for students studying computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics, and other physical sciences.  Applications require two letters […]