CER Outreach

  • 2014 Expanding Your Horizons

  • 2014 High Tech Fair

  • 2017 High Tech Fair

  • 2016 Expanding Your Horizons

  • 2015 Solana Beach Science Event

  • 2015 World Ocean Day at Birch Aquarium

The Center for Energy Research offers outreach partnerships with local organizations, schools, educators, and students, in order to spark youth interest in STEM careers and to share our research with the public. Learn about CER's research focuses through this overview slide.

We can work with your organization through a range of different methods; the specific subject matter and length may be tailored to meet your group's needs. See examples of outreach categories listed below, view our outreach events to get a greater sense of what's possible, or learn about our Outreach CouncilPlease contact CER's Outreach Coordinator, Saikat Chakraborty Thakur, if you are interested in partnering with us.

  • Classroom Presentations
    CER scientists will come to your classroom and engage students in hands-on interactive projects
  • Lab Tours
    Bring your group to UC San Diego and CER will give you a tour of our labs
  • Event Demonstrations
    We offer interactive demonstrations and tabling for school science fairs, where CER scientists will discuss our research
  • Student Mentoring
    CER members provide one-on-one mentoring for students interested in creating innovative science fair projects
  • Teacher Consultation
    CER members offer guidance for teachers in developing teaching material and science projects for students