Fluid Power Forum Podcast Covers Fluid Power and Robotics Education

Jacob Barnes

Jacob Barnes

Episode 5 of Fluid Power Forum, NFPA’s new fluid power industry-focused podcast, is now live. This episode features Jacob Barnes, the 2018 recipient of NFPA’s Fluid Power Robotics Challenge Scholarship, who talks about his fluid power journey as a student as well as his future career plans. Barnes is currently going into his sophomore year at his dream school, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, where he is pursuing a degree in electrical engineering.

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This fluid power industry-focused podcast highlights the people, technologies, and unique applications that are moving the industry forward. New episodes will be released every other Monday. The current schedule goes into November:

  • October 14 | NFPA Technology Roadmap | Mark Bokorney of Sun Hydraulics
  • October 28 | Robotics in Industrial Applications | Donna Ritson of DDR Communications
  • November 11 | IoT Readiness in Industrial Markets | Alex West of IHS Markit

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Find and share more interesting fluid power technologies and unique applications using #onlyfluidpowercan on Twitter and follow podcast and other fluid power industry-related updates at @TheNFPA.

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