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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.
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.
The Nuclear Material Organization Certification Program certifies organizations that provide materials and services to the nuclear power industry.
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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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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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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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
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Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-2018 ASME Congressional Fellowship through the ASME Federal Government Fellowship Program.
December 12, 2016
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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
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.
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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.
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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.
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ASME B31.1 prescribes minimum requirements for the design, materials, fabrication, erection, test, inspection, operation, and maintenance of piping systems.
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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.
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
Five days. Four conferences. Two forums. Keynote, plenary, technical and panel sessions. Poster presentations. And more! Co-located with TurboExpo.
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Suddenly solar is cheap. So cheap, that almost anyone with a roof in a sunny state can put electricity on to the grid, rather than just taking it off.
November 07, 2016
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.
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The Frank Kreith Energy Award honors individuals for significant contributions to a secure energy future with particular emphasis on innovations in conservation and/or renewable energy.
September 12, 2016
This event promotes knowledge, sharing technological progress, and international co-operation for advancing the management of natural forces impacting pipelines. Authors are invited to submit abstracts for substantive papers.
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Columbia Power Technologies’ wave energy capture device efficiently generators electricity from the heave of waters in all kinds of weather. Soon it will be tested in the open seas, sending electricity back to the grid.
This is an online compilation of papers from the ASME 2015 Gas Turbine India Conference. Considered “The Most Advanced Turbomachinery Conference in India,” it attracts over 500 leading experts who present peer-reviewed research and the latest technology advancements.
October 17, 2016
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Mark Cappelli, professor of mechanical engineering at Stanford University, talks about a device his team is developing to aid fusion reactors.
October 10, 2016
The ASME Pressure Relief Device (PRD) Testing Laboratory Accreditation Program accredits manufacturers of pressure relief devices and assemblers of pressure relief valves.
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By incorporating thin film solar panels into cloth, one company is bringing solar installation into places it couldn’t normally be used.
July 25, 2016
The course provides details of the ASME Section III Division 1 code requirements and their technical basis for the design of Class 1, 2 and 3 piping, pumps, valves and vessels in nuclear power plants.
August 29, 2016
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Submit a paper for presentation at the ASME 2017 PVP Conference. This international technical forum that will cover a variety of topics related to Pressure Vessel and Piping technologies for the Power and Process Industries.
September 26, 2016
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Sign up now for ASME Training and Development's premier training on Boilers & Pressure Vessels (BPV), Piping and Pipeline Systems (B31), and more, coming later this month in Houston.
October 03, 2016
A new solar plant with molten salt storage has been built that stays hot through a summer night. And that could make solar power an option around the clock.
Autonomous vehicles powered by cleaner and more efficient hybrid engines will be the future of the automotive industry says hybrid propulsion expert Dr. Hai Wang of Stanford University.
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Join thousands of professionals from around the world to explore the latest pipeline technologies, products and services. Held in partnership with the International Pipeline Conference, the combined meeting is the largest and most important worldwide pipeline event.
July 18, 2016
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Seeking papers for the 2017 ASME Power & Energy conference and the co-located International Conference on Power Engineering (ICOPE).
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Seeking papers for publication at the ASME 2017 Turbo Expo Turbomachinery Technical Conference, to be held in June 2017 in Charlotte, NC. Abstracts are due by Sept. 12.
August 15, 2016
The ASME IC Engines Conference brings together industry experts, academicians, students, and other professionals to share & exchange ideas over a broad spectrum of synergistic topics relating to the automotive and power generation industry.
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Sandia National Laboratories’ engineers are building a smaller accelerator that will be a fifth of the size of the Z machine and some 40 times more efficient.
July 11, 2016
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A team of Stanford University engineers has found that ordinary metal oxides, such as rust, can be fashioned into solar cells that, unlike silicon, produce energy that can be stored and used when and where it’s needed.
August 01, 2016
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.
July 05, 2016
This conference brings together a host of professionals from over 40 countries, involved in all aspects of ocean, off shore and arctic engineering. More than 900 technical papers are planned for presentation.
The key for success of Pipeline Integrity Management is the interaction between a management system (MS) and an Integrity Management Program (IMP), known as Pipeline Integrity Management System (PIMS). This book follows the process using examples, graphs and more.
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The federal Rural Electrification Act, signed into law 80 years ago this month, transformed the way rural Americans lived, worked and played.
Buildings use about half the energy in the United States, and close to half of that powers heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems. The director of the Center for the Built Environment says that’s wasteful.
Come to Houston this fall and learn directly from pipeline experts and ASME Code leaders as they discuss best practice standards and practical approaches to address real-world design and safety issues.
Susan Krumdieck, a New Zealand–based engineering professor, outlines her work with Daniel Kenning, a UK-based sustainable energy engineer, on a new interdisciplinary practice called transition engineering.
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Steven Szpunar, manager of advanced mechanical and mechatronics system design with GE Oil & Gas, talks about the state of the oil and gas industry today. Recorded at ASME’s IMECE 2015 in Houston, TX.
May 09, 2016
This two-day MasterClass provides a comprehensive overview of the varied activities that are involved in designing and constructing onshore pipeline infrastructure to transport hydrocarbons in a cost effective manner.
As industry makes large investments in gas turbine technology, advanced manufacturing will play an important role in improving performance and reducing costs.
June 13, 2016
Attend a technical forum for participants from across the globe to further their knowledge and exchange opinions and ideas about a variety of topics related to Pressure Vessel and Piping technologies for the Power and Process Industries.
May 25, 2016
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Two professors fill us in on areas to consider for jobs in wind. From national laboratories to even banking, find out how your skills might just fit in.
June 06, 2016
This conference features a diverse group of well-informed keynote and plenary speakers representing industry, government, and academia.
May 23, 2016
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ANDE is a new certification program for Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) personnel and quality control (QC) inspectors. ANDE responds to industry concerns of too much variability in current NDE & QC certification programs and applies industry best practices.
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Five of ASME's major conferences, plus ICONE24 unite to create an event of major impact for the Power and Energy sectors.
June 20, 2016
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Hear from top keynote and plenary speakers from industry, government, academia, and professional societies at this premier global conference for nuclear professionals.
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How do you get electricity to the electricity-starved people of the world without further damaging the planet? Get them pedaling.
In-line inspection (ILI) technologies is a go-to methodology for maintaining pipeline integrity. This course provides an overview of how three key stakeholders—regulators, pipeline operators, and ILI vendors—interact, from a technical perspective.
Halliburton’s Dr. Andrey Fillippov discusses where hydraulic fracturing came from, detailing a history dating back to the Civil War, and then tells viewers where the field is headed in these tumultuous times. Recorded at ASME’s IMECE 2015 in Houston, TX.
April 11, 2016
The Gas Turbine Award is given in recognition of an outstanding individual—or multiple—author contribution to the literature of combustion gas turbines or gas turbines thermally combined with nuclear or steam power plants. Nomination deadline: June 1.
April 25, 2016
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Researchers at Stanford University have overcome two major challenges in their quest to fight climate change with artificial photosynthesis.
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