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    • What is heat conduction? (The Province)- December 15, 2014
    • SOOKE -" A southern Vancouver Island aboriginal band wants to heat a resort town on its land by extracting thermal energy from the ocean. More...
    • Heat-conducting plastic developed (Phys.org)- November 26, 2014
    • The spaghetti-like internal structure of most plastics makes it hard for them to cast away heat, but a University of Michigan research team has made a plastic blend that does so 10 times better than its conventional ... More...
    • Multiphysics invisibility cloak manipulates both electric current and heat (Ticker Report)- November 24, 2014
    • Invisibility cloaks can make objects invisible not just to light in the visible part of the spectrum, but to many other physical excitations. These include acoustic waves, matter waves, heat flux, and infrared or ultraviolet electromagnetic (EM) waves. But so far, any single invisibility cloak can manipulate only one of these types of excitations. More...
    • Professor Kenneth R. Diller, ASME 2013 Max Jakob Award Winner (ASME)- November 18, 2014
    • Kenneth R. Diller is a Professor of Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering and the Robert M. and Prudie Leibrock Professor in Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. He has been on the faculty at UT for more than 40 years. He was the founding Chairman of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at UT Austin, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, and UT HSC Houston, and is also a former Chairman of the Department of Mechanical Engineering. More...