Evangelos Yfantis

Solar Nexus Researcher focuses developing a standard for solar energy use

By Megan Neri June 2016 Great work often comes from ...
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NEXUS Student Research Publication & Travel Support

NEXUS Student Research Publication & Travel Support

The Nevada System of Higher Education’s Sponsored Programs Office and ...
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Nevada Solar One Site 2004

A Bird’s Eye View of Solar Facility Impacts

Martin Next Generation Solar Energy Site 2012 (post-development) --Google Earth ...
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Settled Dust Collector 200%

Mitigating Dust’s Impact on Solar Power Efficiency

Settled Dust Collector -- Image Courtesy of Spencer Steinberg Mitigating ...
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Desert Tortoise

A Big Picture View of Community Solar

Project develops renewable energy economically while attempting to safeguard the ...
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Supporting Science Discovery

Environmental Specialist Scotty Strachan installing equipment for remote monitoring and data collection --Scotty Strachan Photo Supporting Science Discovery NEXUS Cyberinfrastructure creates the framework for gathering, processing and sharing scientific data By Jane Palmer July 1, 2016 In the arid desert near Boulder City, Nevada, scores of instruments collect a steady stream of climate and environmental data from around, and within, the solar panel arrays that stretch across the landscape. The gathered information will help optimize solar energy efficiency and also minimize future environmental impacts, but first this data needs to be transmitted, processed, understood and interpreted. Enter the NEXUS Cyberinfrastructure ...
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NSHE Nevada EPSCoR Internal Position Announcement

Internal Position Announcement

Nevada System of Higher Education Accepting Applications for an Internal Position Announcement National Science Foundation EPSCoR Associate Project Director Application Procedure and Deadline: Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm, Friday, August 12, 2016. Application packets should be e-mailed directly to Mrs. Lori Brazfield – Lori_Brazfield@nshe.nevada.edu. For the complete Position Description click here ...
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DRI Solar 3 Solar Panels

Issue 01, May 2016 Newsletter

Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada Issue 01, May 2016 Letter from the Director As the director of the NEXUS project, it is a pleasure to welcome you to the first issue of our newsletter. Whether you are in industry, government, legislative, the non-profit, or public sectors, we invite you to explore our research and education programs. The primary mission of the NEXUS program is to conduct innovative research to achieve efficient and environmentally friendly solar power and, in doing so, to build a diverse STEM workforce for Nevada. Our talented and dedicated group of Nevada scientists, engineers, educators, and students ...
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Solar energy project nexus in nevada


The Solar Energy Nexus is creating a center of research excellence that will help Nevada build capacity in solar energy generation.
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Teams of scientists are working to develop sustainable water/wastewater approaches to support water needs for solar energy in Nevada.
Environment project nexus in nevada


Preserving fragile environments is a key focus in achieving benefits from solar energy conservation.
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Researchers are developing cutting-edge technology to enhance Nevada’s interconnectivity between research institutions.
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Economics & Energy

Researchers are developing ways to improve the development and reliability of renewable and solar energy supply
Research Integration

Research Integration

Research integration is being accomplished through four research integration clusters that promote shared planning and discussion of research activities.