Johnson Controls
Johnson Controls, Inc. is an American company globally offering products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, automotive batteries, electronics and interior systems for automobiles.
The Raytheon Company is a major American defense contractor and industrial corporation with core manufacturing concentrations in weapons and military and commercial electronics. It was previously involved in corporate and special-mission aircraft until early 2007.
National Science Foundation
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…"
Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) Program
The Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) Program unites undergraduate education and faculty research in a team-based context. Undergraduate VIP students earn academic credits, while faculty and graduate students benefit from the design/discovery efforts of their teams.
UH Manoa College of Engineering
Nestled in idyllic Mānoa Valley in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa is a leading center for higher learning throughout the Pacific Rim. Currently, the university at-large has an enrollment of over 20,000 and specifically, the College of Engineering supports 900 active students.
Renewable Energy and Island Sustainability (REIS)
The REIS Center was established in 2009 and funded through an internal University of Hawai‘i at Manoa grant on sustainability. Faculty come from the College of Engineering and eight other schools and colleges to work on cutting edge research and education problems in renewable energy and island sustainability (REIS).