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Research Highlights

From developing the latest predictive technology to conducting research in energy power systems, solutions developed by PCUE researchers reach far beyond UB.

Groundbreaking Energy Initiatives

Research picture

Located on UB’s North Campus, the PCUE Power and Energy Applied Research Laboratory (PEARL) can monitor power systems real-time worldwide.

The PCUE explores energy issues in a comprehensive manner. Student and faculty research efforts include:

  • Demand Side Management
  • High Penetration Solar PV
  • Sustainable Electric Energy Delivery Systems (SEEDS)
  • Solar Photovoltaic and Energy Storage
  • Smart Grid reliability under variable weather conditions
  • Renewable energy
  • Smart Grid with Renewable Strategic Load Pocket
  • Sustainable power systems
  • Distribution automation
  • Power system simulation