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Interdisciplinary Research Centre
Senate House - Research overview page

Energy IRC links the activities of over 250 academics working in energy research, at all career levels and across 30 departments and faculties.  Our Energy research activities span a wide range of interests and applications.

The Research Themes section identifies a number of technology focus areas and cross-cutting themes where a large number of academics from a range of disciplines are actively working to develop solutions to current and future energy challenges. 

Energy IRC Grand Challenges focus on developing and delivering new large-scale collaborative activities, facilities, centres and research directions by bringing together academics and external partners to focus on future energy challenges where we believe we can make a significant impact.

You can find out more about these in the Research Themes and Grand Challenges sections of this webpage, or contacting: 

Research Themes - Technology Focus Areas and Cross-Cutting Themes.

Grand Challenges - Energy specific, real-world problems being tackled by teams of University researchers.

Researcher Directory - Browse for researchers by name.

World Economic Forum 2016, Davos, Cambridge IdeasLab - University of Cambridge delegation speak on carbon reduction technologies at Davos, Switzerland.