Nashville, TN to Host this Year’s Premier Fluid Power Research Conference

The NSF Center for Compact and Efficient Power (CCEFP) and Vanderbilt University will host the most innovative minds in fluid power at its upcoming Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee, October 13- 15, 2014.

Join the CCEFP to learn the latest in creative solutions to overcome both hydraulic and pneumatic technical challenges. Meet one-on-one with fluid power experienced students; listen to over 50 fluid power technical posters and research presentations.  A special highlight includes a tour of Oak Ridge National Laboratory to observe the human-scale fluid power activities in cutting-edge additive manufacturing in addition to visiting other Vanderbilt laboratories dedicated to emerging fluid power applications. And lastly, don’t miss out on our Nashville-themed social events.

Become engaged with the CCEFP and help drive its future

Participants include CCEFP graduate students, research faculty and fluid power researchers and students from around the world.  Recommended attendees are fluid power engineers and technical leaders, human resource professionals, CEO’s and marketing personnel.

Highlights:

  • Premier, US- based fluid power technical conference of 2014
  • Meet one-on-one with fluid power experienced graduate students
  • Over 50 fluid power technical posters and research presentations
  • Special visit to Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Tour of Vanderbilt University fluid power laboratories
  • Experience the many exciting opportunities of the historic “Music City” locale

For more info about this year’s meeting, contact:

Don Haney
Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power
University of Minnesota
(612) 624-4957

Recent Posts

Episode 77: Electrification of Hydraulic Wheel Loaders Maintains Relevance of Fluid Power

This episode features Marty Christianson, the Market Manager for E-Mobility and AE Cooling Systems at HYDAC, and we invited him into our forum to learn more about E-Mobility and the electrification of off-highway hydraulic equipment.  Listen to Podcast Here This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies and unique applications that are moving the industry…

Read More

NFPA Seeking Volunteers for Electrification in Fluid Power Task Force

Deadline to Respond is August 18, 2022 Electrification is a buzzword throughout most industries now and is a common topic being discussed at conferences, events, and board rooms. While many businesses and industries have already embraced electrification, others are still working to understand the impacts, opportunities, and decision points to make. To add further confusion,…

Read More

In Memoriam: Tom Wanke

The National Fluid Power Association is saddened to share the news that Tom Wanke, CFPE, director of the Fluid Power Industrial Consortium and Industry Relations at Milwaukee School of Engineering, passed away June 21, 2022. “Tom’s impact on the fluid power industry will be felt for generations,” said Eric Lanke, president and CEO of the…

Read More