Posts Tagged sustainability

Four SSES Lab researchers to present work at Intermountain Sustainability Summit student poster competition

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Four PhD students from the lab were selected to present their work at the 2017 Intermountain Sustainability Summit Student Poster Competition, with free admission awarded for the rest of the summit. The students will be participating in the Graduate Research category; please visit their displays to learn more […]

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Energy Sustainability conference (part of ASME PowerEnergy 2017) submissions due Oct 19, 2016

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The ASME Energy Sustainability Conference, sponsored by ASME’s Solar Energy and Advanced Energy Systems Divisions, is focused on identifying innovative technologies, research and design advances, and solutions toward a path of renewable and other energy sustainability options, including utility-level integration. Co-located with the Energy Storage Forum, Power […]

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ME Department Brown Bag Lunch 10/1: Energy and Environmental Research for Salt Lake City

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Mechanical Engineering Brown Bag Lunch Series Featuring: Dr. Amanda Smith Date: Thursday, October 1 Time: 12:30–1:30pm Place: MEK 0560 (Lower Level) Drinks provided!! Bring your lunch or pick something up at the Cafe Come learn about how energy use in the Salt Lake Valley affects the environment, […]

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Seminar: Analyzing energy systems technology through a site-specific lens

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Amanda Smith Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Utah   Tuesday, April 21, 2015 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. 210 ASB (Aline Skaggs Biology Bldg.) 3:30 pm refreshments, meet the speaker  

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Clean Air Clean Energy Forum at UVU Thurs, Mar 19, 2015

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Utah Valley University is hosting the “Clean Air Clean Energy” forum on air and energy issues, March 19th, from 10 am to 4 pm. Prof. Smith will participate in a panel on “The Switch to Clean Energy and Clean Technology.” For a schedule and more information: http://uvef.org/CACEF.html

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IEEE SusTech 2015 (Sustainable Technology Conference) soliciting papers, presentations, and posters

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SusTech 2015 Call for Papers v2 (pdf) Submit at: ieee.org/sustech

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Utah ASHRAE Chapter Monthly Meeting Friday Feb 6th

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Utah ASHRAE February 6th Lunch Session  Date:  Friday, February 6th, 2015  Lunch Location:        LDS Hospital – Huntsman Education Center Auditorium 8th Avenue & C Street Salt Lake City, Ut 84143 LOCAL ASHRAE MEMBERS – Free STUDENTS – Free GUEST – $35 More information: http://utahashrae.org/2015/01/february-meeting/#more-1875

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Distinguished Seminar: New Energy Dimensions for Better Sustainability

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Mechanical Engineering is pleased to announce and invite you to our Distinguished Seminar with Prof. Ibrahim Dincer, of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada, Fri., Dec. 5, 3:00 p.m., in WEB 2230. Dr. Dincer’s talk is entitled, “New Energy Dimensions for Better Sustainability.” Please mark […]

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Rahman, Bianchi, and Tran start Ph.D. work in the lab’s new home

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We’re happy to welcome three new group members in the fall 2014 semester. Aowabin Rahman previously completed his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Utah and is now performing new computational modeling to better analyze thermal storage devices for combined cooling, heating, and power systems. […]

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Teaching Sustainability as part of the Wasatch Experience

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Dr. Smith was selected to participate in the 2014-2015 Wasatch Experience: Teaching Sustainability Program to incorporate sustainability into the curriculum. Sixteen faculty participants recently completed a 2-day workshop to learn from sustainability leaders on campus and develop a plan for implementing new ideas in their courses. Sustainable Utah describes […]

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