Security md the university of maryland collaboration and engineering excellence college park but the reality is that the products of university research impact our lives on a daily basis contents: letter from the editor table of ibm solar power research center contents the controversial debate over issue of separation between the church and state in america smartchange in strategy: ibms. Ibm research and airlight energy have developed a solar concentration system that resembles a 10-meter-high sunflower and it also produces clean, fresh water. Swiss-based supplier of solar power technology, airlight energy, has partnered with ibm research to utilize ibm's direct wam-water cooling design (adapted from use in ibm's supermuc. Ibm research is the innovation engine of the ibm corporation it is the largest industrial research organization in the world with 12 labs on 6 continents ibm research defines the future of technology. At ibm's thomas watson research center a research team led by dr hendrik hamann, created the self-learning weather model and renewable forecasting technology that it calls smt the platform synthesizes data from numerous sources.
A three-year, $24 million (225 million chf) grant from the swiss commission for technology and innovation has been awarded to scientists at ibm research airlight energy, a supplier of solar. The institute, referred to as seri, will bring together ibm research experts in mathematical sciences, computer science and high-performance computing with engineers from member utilities. By borrowing cooling systems used in its supercomputers, ibm research claims it can dramatically increase the overall efficiency of concentrated photovoltaic solar power from 30 to 80 percent.
The romeo consortium: ibm research, siemens wind power, electricité de france, iberdrola renovables energía (project leader), adwen offshore, indra sistemas, laulagun bearings, uptime engineering, bachmann monitoring, ramboll ims ingenieurgesellschaft, zabala innovation consulting and cranfield university. Virtual lab tour noise free labs deep inside the ibm research lab in zurich, switzerland are some of the quietest places on earth the patented noise free labs in the binnig and rohrer nanotechnology center are ideally suited to build and study the tiniest nanoscale structures. Biasca, 24 september 2014—airlight energy, a swiss-based supplier of solar power technology has partnered with ibm research to bring affordable solar technology to the market by 2017 the system can concentrate the sun's radiation 2,000 times and convert 80 percent of it into useful energy to.
His research interest at ibm includes architectures of big geospatial data platform and the union of physics and data-driven approaches for modeling complex systems he technically led the doe funded solar forecasting project in which he developed the machine-learning based situation-dependent model blending methodology for accurate solar power. Seriius—the solar energy research institute for india and the united states—is co-led by the indian institute of science (iisc)—bangalore, india, and the national renewable energy laboratory (nrel), golden, colorado, usa. The institute will use predictive analytics, optimization and advanced computationthe effort will combine ibm research's capabilities in mathematical sciences, computer science and high-performance computing with the extensive power and engineering knowledge of the participating utilities. A team led by ibm research seems to have found a way to push back the line they have created a high concentration photovoltaic thermal (hcpvt) system that is capable of concentrating the power of. Focus: the solar power lab, also comprising part of the qesst engineering research center, works on overcoming the barriers for existing solar cells to reach theoretical limits by focusing on increasing efficiency and reducing cost the solar power laboratory comprises laboratory space of 6,000 ft², and includes facilities for silicon solar.
Such a system is currently being developed by researchers at ibm research, airlight energy, eth zurich, and interstate university of applied sciences buchs ntb, after winning a three-year $24 million grant from the swiss commission for technology and innovation. Ibm, esif researchers, and a team of partners built a better solar forecasting model using deep-machine-learning technology the multi-scale, multi-model tool, named watt-sun, learns from past predictions to continuously improve its solar forecast accuracy. Related resources images ibm research unveils breakthrough in solar farm technology ibm researchers have achieved a breakthrough in photovoltaics technology that could significantly reduce the cost of harnessing the sun's power for electricity. Ibm has teamed with saudi's king abdulaziz city for science and technology to develop a desalination plant energized by highly efficient solar power. The almaden institute is held annually at ibm's almaden research center in san jose, california the institute brings together eminent, innovative thinkers from academia, government, industry, research labs and the media for an intellectually charged, stimulating and vigorous dialogue that addresses fundamental challenges at the very edge of science and technology.
Ibm's watt sun project is a part of the energy department's 2011 sun shot program, whose goal is to reduce the overall cost of solar power from $4 a watt to $1 a watt. When you become a world community grid volunteer, you donate your device's spare computing power to help scientists solve the world's biggest problems in health and sustainability. Ibm press room - ibm today announced an advanced power and weather modeling technology that will help utilities increase the reliability of renewable energy resources the solution combines weather prediction and analytics to accurately forecast the availability of wind power and solar energy.
Solar and wind forecasts produced by ibm's technology are as much as 30 percent more accurate than conventional forecasts, according to hendrik hamann, a research manager at ibm. A solar technician at ibm's bangalore, india, research facility ibm ibm is bringing electric power--in the form of solar panels--to data centers with trouble getting power in the first place.