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EPIC is a busy place! With the wide-range of work going on at EPIC, there is frequently news from our Associates about the important projects in which they are involved. And as a resource for information about innovations, trends and updates related to energy, EPIC hosts both a Fall and Spring Seminar Series with speakers who are experts in the energy field. Check back often to learn more about EPIC’s ongoing activities and other news from our center and our industry partners.

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UNC Charlotte Sets Research Award Record in FY2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

In fiscal year 2017, UNC Charlotte recorded its highest ever total of sponsored research awards in the amount of $50,917,579, according to the Office of Research and Economic Development report of sponsored awards for July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017 .

UNC Charlotte students excel in 2017 Railway Challenge competition

Date Published: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
A team of railway students from the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education(BCRRE), partnered with UNC Charlotte, and Aegis Engineering Systems, to win second prize in the 5th Annual IMechE Railway Challenge. The integrated team, which involved undergraduate, postgraduate, PhD students, and visiting research students Austin Lukavsky and N

EPIC welcomes new Director

Date Published: 
Monday, July 10, 2017
Welcome Dr. Mike Mazzola!

Dr. Mike Mazzola has taken the helm of the Energy Production and Infrastructure Center (EPIC) as Director and Duke Energy Distinguished Chair in Power Engineering Systems.