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    • Bio-derived heat transfer fluid (Engineer Live)- October 15, 2012
    • CooltransSustain CTS is derived from a fully sustainable source, making it a greener alternative to traditional monoethylene glycol and monopropylene glycol-based heat transfer products. Cooltrans Sustain CTS is non-hazardous and can be used at lower ... More...
    • Geothermal Energy in Nevada: Ready to Take Off? (KTVN)- October 8, 2012
    • Northern Nevada is a hotspot for thermal energy, and today (Monday), over 2,000 came to the Peppermill for the Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting. Listening to the speakers we found college student Aaron Ochsner. Why did he fly out from the ... More...
    • $5.5M DOE Project to Create Low-Cost Solar Energy (Product Design & Development)- October 1, 2012
    • Photovoltaic solar energy is produced by direct conversion of sunlight into electricity, whereas CSP systems convert light into thermal energy, which is further converted into electrical energy. These different systems share a common problem: the sun ... More...
    • Identifying refrigerant fluids with low 'global warming potential' (Phys.org)- September 19, 2012
    • Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a new computational method for identifying candidate refrigerant fluids with low "global warming potential" (GWP)—the tendency to trap heat in the atmosphere for many decades—as well as other desirable performance and safety features. More...
    • The Institute of Heat and Mass Transfer turns 60. (TVR)- September 17, 2012
    • The Institute of Heat and Mass Transfer turns 60. Andrey Krivosheev: A demonstration of modern development and international forum of scientists timed to the anniversary was organized in the capital. Heat and mass transfer technologies are applied in ... More...
    • Dr. Richard Chu, an IBM Fellow, passed away (Legacy.com)- September 13, 2012
    • Dr. Richard "Dick" Chao-Fan Chu, 79, an area resident for 51 years and formerly of Taiwan, died on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at his lakehouse on Twin Lakes in Elizaville, NY. More...
    • No more bubbles when boiling water (Phys.org)- September 13, 2012
    • The research, which is the first of its kind, has identified a specially engineered steel surface that allows liquids to boil without bubbling. More...