The center works with industry, government and others to address strategic problems of the industry. Research, doctoral training, and course development are essential to its mission.

Electricity Center Director Jay Apt lecturing

The Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center (CEIC) is one of 20 centers of excellence in different industries that the Sloan Foundation has established at 13 universities. CEIC's primary mission is to work with industry, government and other stakeholders to address the strategic problems of the electricity industry. In doing so, CEIC produces a cadre of well-trained researchers, many of which will continue to address the industry's problems in subsequent professional careers. In addition to doctoral education, CEIC has a broad educational mission which includes the development of university courses, special topic short-courses and curricular advice for training programs. 

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