Webinar Series

photo of people listening to presentation, advertisement for CCEFP webinar seriesThe CCEFP Webinar Series is a monthly forum highlighting research research, workforce and special topic presentations.

Please use the links on the sidebar to learn more about how to participate in the monthly program.


2018-2019 CCEFP Webinar Series
Wednesdays at 1:00 PM Eastern, 12:00 PM Central

Date Presentation 1 Funding Presentation 2 Funding
9/26/2018 Polymer-Enhanced Fluid Effects on Mechanical Efficiency of Hydraulic Pumps. PIs: Paul Michael (MSOE) & Ashlie Martini (UCA-Merced) CCEFP & NFPA Seamless Electric to Hydraulic Conversion. PIs: Jim Van de Ven (UMN) & Eric Severson (UWM) CCEFP & NFPA
CCEFP Summit at University of Minnesota

11/14/2018 High Efficiency Hydraulic Pump-Motors Employing Partial Stroke Piston Pressurization. PI: Tom Chase (UMN) NSF & NFPA Liquid Piston Gas Compressor/Expander for Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) and CO2 Sequestration. PI: Perry Li (UMN) NSF & NFPA
State of the CCEFP Address by Director Professor Zongxuan Sun, University of Minnesota

2/20/2019 Mechano-Chemical Surface Modification with Cu2S: Inducing Superior Lubricity. PI: Michael Varenberg (GaTech) Modeling and Optimization of Trajectory-Based HCCI Combustion. PI: Zongxuan Sun (UMN) NSF & NFPA
3/27/2019 Understanding the Transient Nature of Wind Turbine Response to Create Advanced Controls to Improve the Efficiency of a Hydraulic Drivetrain Wind Turbine. PI: Kim Stelson (UMN). NSF & NFPA “A Proposed NSF ERC:  TEEM: Tribology Enabled Electric Mobility” by Prof. Robert Carpick, University of Pennsylvania
4/24/2019 Efficient, Compact, and Smooth Variable Propulsion Motor. PI: Jim Van de Ven (UMN) DOE & NFPA Individual Electro-Hydraulic Drives for Off-Road Vehicles. PI: Andrea Vacca (Purdue) DOE & NFPA
5/22/2019 National Laboratory Capabilities & Expertise by George Fenske, Argonne National Laboratory
6/4-6/2019 CCEFP Summit
State of the CCEFP Address by Director Professor Zongxuan Sun, University of Minnesota