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Solar Power Gets a Charge

Solar Power Gets a Charge

A team at the University of Wisconsin at Madison has combined solar cells with battery storage to create a device that transfers energy directly from the cell to a battery.

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Basic Gas Turbine Engine Technology

Basic Gas Turbine Engine Technology

This course introduces the gas turbine engine, including operation, manufacture, and maintenance. It looks at how the technology works and the factors that affect performance.

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Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology

Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology

This Journal covers all topics dealing with the design and analysis of pressure vessels, piping, and components. It also contains discussions of their related codes and standards.

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  • Conference

    New Poster Session at FPMC2017

    A poster session will take place for the first time at FPMC2017! If you are interested in presenting a poster, please submit an abstract before July 31st, 2017 (400 words limit).

    June 26, 2017

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  • Article

    Self-Healing Wind Turbine Blades

    Mechanical engineers from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee hope to put a dent in the yearly number of damaged wind turbine blades worldwide with a new self-healing blade system that mimics the human circulatory system.

    July 05, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Fluids Engineering Online

    The Journal disseminates technical information in fluid mechanics of interest to researchers and designers. The majority of papers present original analytical, numerical or experimental results and physical interpretation of lasting scientific value.

    July 24, 2017

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  • News

    ASME Recognizes Engine Collection in Italy for Its Historical Importance

    A collection of more than 100 artifacts at the University of Palermo in Italy — including a variety of steam, automotive and aircraft engines — was recently recognized by ASME for its historical significance.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Join Your Colleagues in the Advanced Energy Systems Division!

    ASME Advanced Energy Systems Division (AESD) was founded in 1964, as the Energetics Division. In 1982, the name was changed to the Advanced Energy Systems Division, reflecting its broader scope.

    July 24, 2017

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  • Free Webinar: Simulation of Heat Transfer in Solids and Fluids

    This webinar will discuss heat transfer between solids and fluids with convection, radiation, conduction, electromagnetic heating, and structural thermal expansion. You’ll learn how to model heat transfer between solids and fluids using COMSOL Multiphysics® software.

    June 19, 2017

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  • E4C

    Packable Solar Picnic Grills Subsidize Sales in Underserved Communities

    The history of solar cooking as we know it reaches deep into the 1950s, but solar ovens remain a niche product. New designs seem capable of changing that dynamic, however.

    June 19, 2017

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  • Conference

    Registration is Now Open for FEDSM

    FEDSM2017 includes technical paper sessions, plenary lectures, committee meetings and social events. FEDSM is involved in fluid mechanics, from fundamentals and applications to devices, processes and fluid flow machines.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Podcast

    A Smarter Grid is a Safer Grid

    S. Massoud Amin, the father of the smart grid, talks about how the electrical grid remains vulnerable to attack, and how a smart, self-healing grid can protect it.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Energy Resources Technology Online

    Addressing the wide-ranging topics of energy generation, conversion, transportation and storage, this Journal disseminates technical information - peer-reviewed scholarly work, research papers, technical briefs, and feature articles.

    June 26, 2017

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  • Article

    A New Solar Cell on the Block

    There’s a new solar cell on the block. One that stomps all over silicon when it comes to efficiency, cost, and flexibility. Using common materials—tin and lead—the new cell doesn’t require the high temperatures needed to process silicon.

    May 25, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Turbomachinery Online

    The Journal of Turbomachinery publishes archival-quality, peer-reviewed technical papers that advance the state-of-the-art of turbomachinery technology related to gas turbine engines.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Video

    Innovations and Efficiencies in Nuclear Technologies

    Westinghouse executives Mark Fecteau and Matt Dryden discuss changing demographics in the nuclear power market, where Asia leads in growth. Technological advances, like new passive designs and efficiency programs in steam generation equipment, help drive down costs.

    May 30, 2017

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  • Course

    ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Certification Process

    The course covers ASME Conformity Assessment, the process for ASME Certification, and the requirements for obtaining non-nuclear Code Stamps.

    May 30, 2017

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  • AM3D@Turbo

    NEW at Turbo Expo – AM3D Day

    Learn how additive manufacturing (AM) is impacting the development of gas turbine components and potential impacts on gas turbine repair.

    April 03, 2017

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  • Article

    Where to Build Microhydro

    To make microhydro work, engineers need to be able to predict a wide range of conditions in advance. A team at Oregon State University is making this possible.

    March 13, 2017

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  • Conference

    Register for Pressure Vessels & Piping Conference

    After helping to advance the Pressure Vessels, and Piping Industry for the last 50 years, the ASME-PVP is starting a new era of services to the industry. Join us for more than 180 paper and panel sessions, and much more.

    April 03, 2017

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  • Course

    PD014 - B31.3 Process Piping Design

    Using hundreds of real-world examples, as well as the personal experiences of the instructor, the course demonstrates how the B31.3 Code has been both correctly and incorrectly applied.

    May 01, 2017

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  • Symposium

    Register for the ASME / U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Pump and Valve Symposium

    ASME and the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will host the annual Pump and Valve (P&V) Symposium in Silver Spring, Maryland, July 16-19, 2017.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Book

    Integration of Renewable Energy Systems

    On-site renewable energy systems offer several advantages, especially when operated in concert with a larger utility system. This book looks at the operating principles of various renewable energy technologies, and more.

    April 03, 2017

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  • Article

    Building Better Batteries

    A team from the University of California, Irvine, has developed a material from gold nanowire that can be recharged more than 200,000 times with no loss of capacity or power.

    January 09, 2017

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  • Journal

    Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage

    The Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage focuses on processes, components, devices and systems that store and convert electrical and chemical energy.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Committee

    Verification and Validation: New Committee on Computational Modeling in Energy Systems and Applications

    ASME’s Verification and Validation (V&V) Standards Committee is developing a new Committee on Computational Modeling in Energy Systems and Applications (V&V 60). ASME is currently soliciting subject matter experts and affected stakeholders to help support the effort.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Conference

    Register for Turbo Expo

    Plan now to join over 4000 power and turbomachinery colleagues from around the world at ASME TURBO EXPO, ASME's premier turbomachinery technical conference and exposition, set for June 26-30, 2017 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. 

    January 09, 2017

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  • Article

    Food Waste for Solar Storage

    Researchers at the Eindhoven University of Technology have shown how sugar alcohols, which are abundantly found in food waste, can effectively lock up the sun’s heat for the long term. The trick is to mix them with carbon nanotubes.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Conference

    Register for Power & Energy, ICOPE

    Three of ASME’s major Conferences, plus two Forums and the International Conference on Power Engineering (ICOPE-17) come together to create ASME 2017 Power & Energy. Topics include fossil and nuclear power generation, renewables, energy storage, fuel cells, and more.

    December 19, 2016

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  • MasterClasses

    ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping (PVP) MasterClass Series, Denver, CO from April 3-7, 2017

    This Program comprises a variety of courses on the practical applications of current technologies and standards that establish rules of safety governing the design, fabrication and inspection of pressure vessels, piping, and pipeline systems.

    February 06, 2017

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  • Article

    Plug-and-Play Solar Generator for Backup Power

    Researchers at the University of Idaho and a producer of solar generators for outdoor enthusiasts are collaborating on a portable, 5-kW, plug-and-play system that will power an entire house.

    December 19, 2016

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  • News

    Energy Policy Expert David Sandalow Discusses Key Trends at IMECE Keynote

    Energy and climate policy expert David Sandalow was the speaker at the recent Keynote Event at the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), where he shared his thoughts on the key technology- and energy-related trends.

    January 03, 2017

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  • Call for Papers

    Internal Combustion Engine Fall Technical Conference - Call for Papers - due 2-6-17

    Scholarly research articles related to the development, advancement, and improved understanding of the internal combustion engine are sought for the 2017 Fall Technical Conference of The ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division to be held next October in Seattle, WA.

    November 21, 2016

    Submit an abstract

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  • Fellowship

    Apply for a 2017-2018 ASME Congressional Fellowship

    Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 ASME Congressional Fellowship through the ASME Federal Government Fellowship Program.

    December 12, 2016

    Apply now!

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  • Article

    Securing the Power Grid Against Cyber Attack

    A cyber attack on the power grid could have devastating consequences, yet the grid can’t be secured with the same methods used for the Internet. Georgia Tech researchers have demonstrated a way to keep the U.S. power grid safe.

    December 05, 2016

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  • Call for Papers

    OMAE: Call for Papers: Full-Length Draft Submission – Jan. 9, 2017

    Seeking papers for the OMAE conference in 2017, an international assembly of engineers, researchers, technical specialists and students in the fields of ocean, offshore and arctic engineering.

    December 05, 2016

    Submit a draft

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  • Award

    Bernard F. Langer Nuclear Codes & Standards Award – Nomination deadline – Feb. 1

    This award recognizes an individual(s) who has contributed to the nuclear power plant industry through the development and promotion of ASME Nuclear Codes and Standards or the ASME Nuclear Certification Program.

    December 19, 2016

    Submit a nomination

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  • Standard

    Standard: Power Piping

    ASME B31.1 prescribes minimum requirements for the design, materials, fabrication, erection, test, inspection, operation, and maintenance of piping systems.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Article

    Solar, Hotter Than Ever

    Find a way to trap heat and never let it go and you’ve got the makings of an incredibly efficient thermal solar cell. That’s just what researchers at the University of Bristol have done.

    November 21, 2016

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  • Posters

    Turbo Expo - Student Poster Competition – Abstracts due 12/31

    Students! Presenting a poster is an excellent opportunity to display research outside of a paper while still contributing to the continuing advancements in the turbomachinery community.

    October 24, 2016

    Submit an abstract

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