Electric cars have been heralded as environmentally friendly, but findings from UT researchers show that electric cars in China have an overall impact on pollution that could be more harmful to health than gasoline vehicles.
The New York Times mentions UT’s electric bike share program in an article about an electric bike share program in San Francisco.
UT Knoxville’s electric bike sharing program was recently featured on MSNBC’s Future of Technology blog. The program, the first of its kind in the country, is the subject of a research study by civil and engineering assistant professor Chris Cherry and Stacy Worley and David Smith from biosystems engineering.
Honors and awards for UT Knoxville faculty and graduate students.
Solar power is not all sunshine. It has a dark side—particularly in developing countries, according to a new study by a University of Tennessee, Knoxville, engineering professor. A study by Chris Cherry, assistant professor in civil and environmental engineering, found that solar power heavily reliant on lead batteries has the potential to release more than