Category Archives: CCEFP

CCEFP Summit
Registration is now open for the next CCEFP Summit, which will take place at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, October 22-24, 2019. The program features the latest developments in fluid power research projects, including projects awarded research supplements from the NFPA Foundation in 2018. Topics include energy conversion, storage, fluid power components, and surface modification. Attendees...

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CCEFP Summit
Save the date for the next Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) Summit, scheduled for October 22-24, 2019 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The Summit will cover the latest breakthroughs in fluid power research, including projects supported by the NFPA Research Supplements. Attendees will learn about innovations in energy conversion, storage, fluid power...

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CCEFP Summit
The next CCEFP Summit will take place at the Maha Fluid Power Research Center at Purdue University, June 4 - 6, 2019, in honor of Prof. Monika Ivantysynova. The program features the latest developments in fluid power research projects, including projects awarded research supplements from the NFPA Foundation in 2018. Topics include pumps and motors,...

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CCEFP Summit
Application deadline = May 18, 2019 By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The National Fluid Power Association (NFPA), in collaboration with the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP), sponsors its Research Supplement Program to help principal investigators with existing research awards and their graduate students attend and present their research at designated industry conferences...

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CCEFP Webinar
The 2018-19 CCEFP Webinar Series is underway and covers a number of fluid power research projects supported by the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation Research Supplements. The next episode, taking place March 27 at 12 pm CST, will feature two projects: Understanding the Transient Nature of Wind Turbine Response to Create Advanced Controls to Improve the Efficiency...

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CCEFP Webinar
The 2018-19 CCEFP Webinar Series is underway and covers a number of fluid power research projects supported by the NFPA Education and Technology Foundation Research Supplements. The next episode, taking place January 23 at 12 pm CST, will feature the State of the CCEFP, presented by CCEFP Director Prof. Zongxuan Sun at the University of Minnesota. The...

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CCEFP Summit
Application deadline = August 1, 2018 The National Fluid Power Association (NFPA), in collaboration with the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP), has created two new programs to help principal investigators and their graduate students attend and present their research at the CCEFP Summits scheduled for the 2018-19 academic year: Research Supplements are...

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CCEFP Webinar
The current CCEFP Webcast Series lineup concluded Wednesday, June 27. Andrea Vacca of Purdue University presented an update on the Control and Prognostic of Electro-Hydraulic Machines project, and Paul Kalbfleisch of Purdue University presented an update on the Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing project. The series was a monthly webcast about research, workforce, and special topic presentations hosted by...

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CCEFP Webinar
The 2018 CCEFP Webinar Series concludes next week on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 1:00pm Eastern/ 12:00pm CST. The webinar will cover the Control and Prognostic of Electro-Hydraulic Machines and Investigation of Noise Transmission through Pump Casing projects. Interested members should sign up for the Webinar Series by following this link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email and...

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CCEFP Webcast
The 2018 CCEFP Webcast Series continued Wednesday, May 23. Jonathon Slightam of Marquette University presented an update on the Efficient, Integrated, Freeform Flexible Hydraulic Actuators project, and Seth Thomas of Vanderbilt University presented an update on the Controlled Stirling Power Unit project. The webcast schedule has been set through June 2018. The next webinar will take place...

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