Tag Archives: engineering

Simulation, Rheology, and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Fluids
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Simulation, Rheology, and Efficiency of Polymer Enhanced Fluids project, which is being completed by Duval Johnson, Uma Shantini...

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AC hydraulic pump motor
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The AC Hydraulic Pump/Motor project was presented by Mengtang Li, a graduate student at Vanderbilt University, and Ryan...

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freeform flexible hydraulic actuator
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Efficient, Integrated, Freeform Flexible Hydraulic Actuator project was presented by Jonathon Slightam, a research assistant at Marquette...

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human scale technology, portable pneumatically powered orthoses
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Portable Pneumatically Powered Orthoses project was presented by Girish Krishnan, and Industrial & Enterprise Systems Engineering student...

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CCEFP Webcast
The 2017 CCEFP Webinar Series continues next week on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1:00pm EST/ 12:00pm CST. Topics will include the recent Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge, which took place at Danfoss in Ames, Iowa. Celine Cabana of FD-Groups will also present "Co-Simulation: The Road to a More Precise Model." Registration is required to attend this free webinar. Interested...

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Hybrid MEMS Proportional Valves Project
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Hybrid MEMS Proportional Valve project was presented by Nathan Hagstrom, a graduate research assistant at the University...

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Four-Quadrant Multi-Fluid Pump/Motor
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Four-Quadrant Multi-Fluid Pump/Motor project was presented by James Marschand, an agricultural engineering student at Purdue University. The progress...

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Control Prognostic Oscillation header
The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Control and Prognostic of Electrohydraulic Machines project was presented by Riccardo Bianchi, a PhD student at Purdue University....

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The fluid power research projects coming out of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power (CCEFP) have continued to progress, and all ten of the newly funded projects were presented at the CCEFP Industry-University Summit in April 2017. The Free Piston Engine Based Off-Road Vehicles project was presented by Keyan Liu, a research assistant at the...

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grants update
    By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO The NFPA Education and Technology Foundation launched a new curriculum grant program this year that is providing awards to university engineering faculty to develop, replicate and disseminate high-quality, high-impact university-level fluid power curriculum. Now, halfway through our fiscal year, the first two awardees recently presented their progress on...

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