UPDATE: Presentations from the energy symposium are now available in pdf format.
Energy is, of course, the theme of Sigma Xi’s Annual Meeting and International Research Conference in Houston, TX (November 12-15).
And we’ve announced our initial line-up of speakers for the energy symposium! They are still subject to change, but here’s how the symposium is shaping up:
John Ahearne (Moderator) - Executive Director Emeritus of Sigma Xi, former chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy and Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense.
Michal Moore - Senior Fellow, Institute for Sustainable Energy, Environment and Economy, University of Calgary in Alberta. Former Commissioner with the California Energy Commission.
Hans B. Püttgen - Energy Systems Management Chair and Director of the Energy Center at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. Georgia Power Professor Emeritus of the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Vernon Roan - Director, University of Florida Fuel Cell Laboratory and Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida.