Six (6) weeks summer cutting-edge research experience in Energy Systems for Science and Engineering undergraduate students.
The application process is now open for Undergraduate students.Read More
Dr. Tarafa’s Research Team interests are motivated by the need for safe and clean water.Read More
Through a systematic approach this research proposal aims at a comparative study of the mechanical properties of an aluminum-silicon matrix composite reinforced with NbB2 nanoparticles obtained through casting methods: gravity and centrifugal castRead More
UPRM's Solar Boat Team is currently developing a hydrofoil-based solar power boat with adjustable angle of attack. The hydrofoil technology will allow the boat’s hull to be out of the water.Read More
This project proposes to run a small-scale, real-world, Microgrid setup at the University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez (UPRM) working in close loop.Read More
The objective of this project is to develop control system that will enable proper roll, pitch and height stabilization of the solar boat while cruising above water and using the minimum amount of energy. Desirable skills for the students: IntereRead More
It is the purpose of this project to research renewable energy technologies (solar panels, fuel cells, thermoelectric generators) with its integration to the electrical engineering education.Read More