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Energy Institute News Briefs

Issue 29, February 2014

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Oil & Gas Industry Veteran Named Texas A&M Subsea Engineering Director

Energy Department Takes Major Steps to Increase U.S. Energy Productivity and Manufacturing

New TEES Gas and Fuels Research Center Established by Texas A&M at Qatar

TAMU Accounting Professor Primes Students for Energy Industry

TAMU Prof. James Griffin Leads Study of Water Use in the Eagle Ford Shale

Ceramic Membranes Turn Produced Water into a Resource

DOE Web-based Portal for Research Findings Dissemination: PAGES

The Silent Transportation Revolution: Natural Gas Vehicles

DOE Reports Highlight Strength of US Wind Energy Industry

Wind Energy Innovation: Vortex Generators

Geothermal Visual: Comparing the Geothermal Permitting Process to Other Technologies

Solar Patents Lead Others for 4th Straight Quarter

Texas Leads the Nation in Wind Power Capacity with over 12,000 MW

NSF: Solar Power To Go

$100 million Chancellor's Research Initiative Recruits Four Top Scholars to Texas A&M Engineering

DOE Announces Steps to Help Modernize Natural Gas Infrastructure

Natural Gas and Renewables are Both Critical to Texas' Energy Future

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2014-15 MP2 Energy Institute Fellows Announced

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Samyukta Sethuraman, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, "Wind Farm Location and Monitoring for Efficient Demand Response"

Haiyu Zhang, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, "Power Conditioning System for Renewable Energy"

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Bradley Aaron Beeny, Department of Nuclear Engineering, "Creation and Application of Computational Tools for Nuclear Energy Systems Analysis"

Payman Dehghanian, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, "Reliable Implementation of Power System Topology Control in Smart Electricity Grid"

Adolfo Escobedo-Pinto, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, "Multi-Area Decentralized Load Shed Recovery and Revenue-adequate Financial Transmission Rights for Flexible Topologies"

Carla Green, Texas A&M School of Law, "Is the Bakken Formation and Keystone Pipeline the Last Nail in the Coffin? Implications of Lifting the Forty-Year-Old Export Ban Under the Energy Policy and Conservation Act"

Kyung Jae Lee, Department of Petroleum Engineering, "Rigorous Simulation Model for Oil Shale In-situ Upgrading"

Thomas Loder, Department of Geography, "Media Coverage of Fracking-related Accidents and Support for Unconventional Oil and Gas in North Dakota"

Walter Oosthuizen, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, "Electricity from Cotton Gin Trash Using Fluidized Bed Gasification"

Brian Shreck, Department of Political Science, "The Effects of Perceived Risk and Uncertainty on Policy Preferences on Hydraulic Fracturing"

Trevor Terrill, Department of Mechanical Engineering, "Improving Building Efficiency through Automation of Building Energy Audits"

Yong Wang, Department of Soil and Crop Sciences, "Effects of Nutrient and Tillage on Bioenergy Sorghum Production and Soil Organic Carbon and Greenhouse Gas Emissions"

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Events

9th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environmental Systems, September 20-27, Venice Italy

North American Gas Forum, September 28-30, Washington DC

Making Energy Work, October 1-2, Charlotte NC

World Energy Engineering Congress, October 1-3, Washington DE

AWEA Offshore Windpower Conference and Exhibition, October 7-8, Atlantic City NJ

National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo, October 13-15, Minneapolis MN

International Conference on Sciency & Technology, October 16-17, Orlando FL

International Conference on Mechanics and Control Engineering, October 26-28, Asheville NC

Applied Geomechanics for Unconventional Resource Development, November 3-5, Houston TX

Lithium Battery Power, November 11-12, Washington DC

Defense Energy Summit, November 11-13, Austin TX

2014 Battery Safety, November 13-14, Washington DC

Texas A&M Energy Systems Lab Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency Conference, November 18-20, Dallas TX

SWITCH Energy Project Theater Screenings

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