Category Archive: NEWS

Apr 21 2017

APS Distribution center visit

Eleven QESST students, from ASU and UofA, had the opportunity to tour the APS distribution center on April 20th. The distribution center is in charge of receiving calls of outages, finding the issue in the distribution line, and sending teams to fix those issues. With an impressive array of tools and know-how, APS manages to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/aps-distribution-center-visit

Apr 19 2017

Outreach Exchange this Monday April 24th

QESST Scholars, please join us Monday, April 24, 10am to 12pm at MTW for QESST Outreach Training and Activity Sharing.  Two hours of fun-filled activities to prepare you for PV outreach: Premiering our NEW QESST Outreach Activities book! Take home new QESST Outreach boxes – free to each participating university   Scholars, teachers, and education …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/outreach-exchange-this-monday-april-24th

Apr 18 2017

Site Visit Info, 2017

LINK TO AGENDA LINK TO ANNUAL REPORT YEAR 6  (Password Protected) Read this year’s Annual Report Project Summaries OTHER SCHOLAR PLANS: Sunday, April 23, 8:30am-5pm: Student Retreat @ Bartlett Lake, all scholars including post docs are welcome! RSVP here Monday, Apri 24, 10-12: Outreach Exchange. Join to get outreach swag and learn more about outreach activities you …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/poster-due-april-17th-heres-the-template

Apr 17 2017

MRS Student-Industry Mixer

Network with industry while dinning with us at the MRS event.  When: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 20th Where: Lucky Strike, 50 W. Jefferson St. Arcade, Gypsy Bar Private Room (one block from the Phoenix Convention Center) Some of the confirmed companies: Idaho National Lab Biotectix MForesight National Institue of Standards and Technology General Motors …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/mrs-student-industry-mixer

Apr 11 2017

Join us for the Literature Seminar: The Practice of Uselessness

What: The Practice of Uselessness, a new short-story club When: Tue Apr 11, 2017, 6 pm – 7:30 pm (MST) Where: Engineering Research Center (ERC), first floor, Room: 189. Snacks will be provided. Also available through Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/637238824 Come join this new, informal biweekly short-story reading club organized by a QESST Scholar. The goal is to get …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/join-us-for-the-literature-seminar-the-practice-of-uselessness

Mar 18 2017

Help design this year’s Site Visit Poster Template!

  It’s that time again – the QESST Annual Site Visit Poster Presentation session will soon be upon us!  We would like your input to design the background for the new poster template for this year. As a starting reference, heere is the poster template we used last year. Please send us your template ideas by Wednesday, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/help-design-this-years-site-visit-poster-template

Mar 16 2017

ASU ERC Development Workshop

CBBG, NEWT, and QESST are excited to offer a combined-ERC workshop titled, “Applying for Post-Doc and Faculty Positions” for students interested in academia career paths. We will be hearing from faculty how to become more attractive future candidates for academia positions based on their wide-ranging experiences and knowledge.Stay tuned to hear who our panelists are! …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/asu-erc-development-workshop

Mar 09 2017

Various Musings on Getting a Job, Keeping It, and Beyond, a Q & A Session

All QESST Scholars are invited to a talk by Tim Reblitz: “Various Musings on Getting a Job, Keeping It, and Beyond.”  Join us for the talk and Q & A session April 4 11 am MST via Zoom or in ERC 189. Tim Reblitz was President of the QESST SLC in Year 4. He graduated …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/various-musings-on-getting-a-job-keeping-it-and-beyond-a-q-a-session

Mar 01 2017

Life Cycle Analysis Webinar this Friday

Dwarak Triplican Ravikumar (PostDoct in Civil, Environmental, and Sustainable Engineering at ASU) will be presenting on the life–cycle environmental impacts of PV with a special focus on the need to improve PV manufacturing. This webinar has been rescheduled for this Friday, 3/3, at 12pm MST. You can join the call on Zoom at https://zoom.us/j/828194209. Zoom link here!

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/life-cycle-analysis-webinar-this-friday

Feb 27 2017

Scholar Industry Meeting: Utility Scale PV, with First Solar

Want to learn more about utility scale PV? First Solar is coming to ERC 189 this 1st of March, at 1 PM (MST), to talk more about this very important market of photovoltaics. If you can’t attend presentially, a webinar will be available through zoom.

Permanent link to this article: http://qesst.asu.edu/scholar-industry-meeting-utility-scale-pv-with-first-solar

Older posts «

» Newer posts

QESST Partners Arizona State University California Institute of Technology University of Delaware Massachusetts Institute of Technology The University of New Mexico Georgia Tech University of Houston Imperial College - London The University of Tokyo The University of New South Wales The University of Arizona