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Sydney D. Andrews Award was earned by Dr. Fred W. Girshick.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
May 17, 2011 Sydney D. Andrews Award of Achievement was presented to Fred W. Girshick, Ph.D. to honor his work in field of petroleum products and lubricants. In his 30+ years of working with engine oils, Girshick has formulated products for diverse engine types. He has also conducted basic and applied research on rheology and engine oil performance, provided direct customer support as well as technical support to base stock refineries, and conducted field tests.
Marine Lab Research tracks pollutants in marine mammals.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
May 17, 2011 Scientists at Hollings Marine Laboratory found that bottlenose dolphins and beluga whales accumulate more chemical pollutants in their bodies when they live and feed in waters near urbanized areas. Papers published in online journal, Environmental Science and Technology, looked at persistent organic pollutant levels in male dolphins along U.S. East and Gulf of Mexico coasts and Bermuda as well as perfluorinated compound (PFC) levels in beluga whales at 2 Alaskan locations.
Research finds evidence of natural synthesis of silver nanoparticles.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
May 17, 2011 Researchers from Florida Institute of Technology, State University of New York, Buffalo, and NIST report that, given source of silver ions, naturally occurring humic acid will synthesize stable silver nanoparticles. During experiments, team found acids from river water or sediments would form detectable silver nanoparticles at room temperature in 2-4 days. Also, humic acid stabilized nanoparticles by coating them and prevented their clumping into larger mass of silver.
Roadway and Area Solar Lighting Standard is published by NEMA.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)    Rosslyn, VA 22209
May 17, 2011 NEMA has published ANSI C136.40-2011 American National Standard for Roadway and Area Lighting Equipment-Solar Lighting Systems. Produced by ANSI Committee 136 for Roadway and Area Lighting, standard defines requirements for specification and installation of DC solar-powered lighting systems. It also covers topics such as light source requirements, batteries, internal labeling, and power controls. Standard joins more than 30 other standards covering roadway and area lighting topics.
PMMI and Koelnmesse GmbH partner to build trade show resources.
PMMI Inc.    Reston, VA 20190
May 17, 2011 PMMI and Koelnmesse GmbH, producer of Anuga FoodTec, announced partnership to provide resources to attendees at PACK EXPO, from September 26-28, 2011 in Las Vegas, and Anuga FoodTec 2012, from March 27-30, 2012 in Cologne, Germany. At PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2011, Anuga FoodTec will help packaging and processing suppliers seeking to expand into European market. PMMI will sponsor North American Packaging Pavilion at Anuga FoodTec 2012 to help Anuga expand presence in packaging sector.
PTDA Leadership Conference draws 40 future industry leaders.
Power Transmission Distributors Association    Chicago, IL 60606-4703
May 17, 2011 Fifth annual PTDA Leadership Development Conference brought together industry expert Joe Ellers and 40 future leaders of power transmission/motion control industry. March 2011 event was divided into 5 sessions covering leadership skills, distributor manufacturing relationships, sales strategies, managing sales margins, and wrap-up of topics discussed. Program was also designed to build participant's networks and featured group dinner with PTDA's volunteer leadership.
Construction Materials Prices rise 1.4% in April.
Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.    East Syracuse, NY 13057
May 17, 2011 In what appears to be an ongoing trend, cost of construction materials prices increased by 1.4% in April, according to May 12 Department of Labor's Producer Price Index report. Prices are now 7.1% higher from the same time last year. According to ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu, the growth in materials prices has been outstripping the improvement in construction activity, which implies further downward pressure on industry profit margins.
2011 AEM Hall of Fame will open for online nominations in June.
Association of Equipment Manufacturers    Milwaukee, WI 53214
May 17, 2011 AEM Hall of Fame seeks to broaden public understanding and appreciation of industry's historic and future roles in global economic and social prosperity. Over 35 industry leaders have been inducted into Hall of Fame, which was created in 1993 to honor pioneering individuals who invented, managed, built, and led off-road equipment industry. Candidates will be evaluated on innovation, industry contributions, leadership, corporate citizenship/social responsibility, and sustainability.
Large-Volume Calorimeter aids electric vehicle assessment.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory    Washington, DC 20024-2157
May 17, 2011 Vehicle Technologies Program at Department of Energy (DoE) supported NREL's development and fabrication of Large-Volume Battery Calorimeter (LVBC) for advancing battery technologies of electric vehicles. LVBC measures heat generated by batteries for electric-drive vehicles, analyzes temperature's effects on systems, and helps pinpoint ways to manage battery temperatures for optimal performance and maximum life. System is large enough to test entire battery systems.
High Performance Buildings Conference is seeking presenters.
American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers    Atlanta, GA 30329
May 17, 2011 High Performance Buildings Conference: A Focus on Deep Energy Savings, to be held March 12-13, 2012 in Mission Valley, CA, will guide building design professionals, building owner/managers, building operating staff, and government officials concerning what works and doesn't when tackling major improvements in energy efficiency, renewable applications, and operating practices. Presenters are being sought and are invited to send 300-500 word abstracts for consideration by July 15, 2011.
Gases and Welding Today addresses gas cylinder requalification.
Gases and Welding Distributors Association (GAWDA)    Dewitt, NY 13214
May 17, 2011 When it comes to requalification or repurposing of gas cylinders, manual and automated options are available. Britton Harper, cylinder product manager at LS Industries, compares the available methods in "Cleaning And Requalifying Cylinders" article, which appears in Spring 2011 issue of Welding and Gases Today. According to Harper, abrasive blasting is the most efficient process of preparing cylinders for testing, inspecting, recoating, and new service.
Online Journal Article explains when to say no to customers.
Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
May 17, 2011 "When It's OK To Say No To A Customer," by Warren Cornil, president of Narrow Aisle Inc. and CEO of Sunbelt Industrial Trucks, appears in MHEDA Journal Online's 2nd Quarter issue. Article lists several scenarios when saying no is considered prudent: when there is no product match, when customer has credit problems, or when customer is consistently unreasonable. Article also offers tips and advice for when to dismiss bad experiences as customers having bad day.
EPA announces next step on air toxics standards.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
May 17, 2011 U.S. EPA is seeking additional public feedback and gathering more information on the final standards that were issued in February 2011 for boilers and certain solid waste incinerators. As part of reconsideration process, EPA will issue a stay postponing effective date of standards for major source boilers and commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators to allow agency to continue to seek additional public comment before updated rule is proposed.
Texas Students Take First in annual rocketry challenge.Texas Students Take First in annual rocketry challenge.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
May 17, 2011 Beating out 99 teams from across USA, one team from Rockwall-Heath High School in Heath, TX took first place at ninth annual Team America Rocketry Challenge finals. Each 3- to 10-person team was challenged to design and build one rocket that lifted off to exactly 750 ft during 40-45 sec flight. Its raw egg payload had to return, undamaged, to ground via parachute. Contest encourages students to prepare for careers in aerospace industry.
SPEŽ issues call for scholarship applications.
Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc    Newtown, CT 06470
May 17, 2011 The organizing committee for the SPE Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition announced that it will again bestow two $2,000 USD scholarships for graduate-level research in polymer composites that has impact on ground transportation. Winning students will be required to report on the results of their findings during the 12th annual SPE ACCE, which takes place September 11-13, 2012. Scholarship application forms are due July 1, 2011.
AAMA Southeast Region Meeting features hurricane testing.
American Architectural Manufacturers Association    Schaumburg, IL 60173
May 16, 2011 AAMA Southeast Region Spring Meeting featured tour of the Institute for Business and Home Safety testing facility that simulates hurricane conditions. Representatives from IBHS offered information on the validation work that involves flow stimulation development and testing of a replica of the Texas Tech experimental building. IBHS conducts scientific research with goal of influencing residential and commercial structural design to reduce and prevent building damage due to natural disasters.
NIST Physicists demonstrate super-stable laser.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
May 16, 2011 Physicists at NIST have designed and demonstrated a super-stable laser operating in a cramped, vibrating location - a minivan. Scientists evaluated infrared fiber laser's performance with vehicle stationary, with motor alternately off and idling, and with vehicle moving over uneven ground at speeds of less than 1 m/sec. Experiment shows how advanced lasers for atomic clocks can be made both stable and transportable enough for field use, such as geodesy and hydrology applications.
NIST/JILA Physicist elected to National Academy of Sciences.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
May 16, 2011 Physicist Jun Ye, a Fellow of both NIST and JILA, is known internationally for 3 areas of research involving interaction of matter and light. His experimental atomic clock based on strontium atoms is one of a number of candidate systems under development as potential next-generation time standard. Ye also contributes to development and application of optical frequency combs. Most recently, Ye and colleague Deborah Jin created new area of research on behavior and chemistry of ultracold modules.
SPE to Host pinfa's North American counterpart.
Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc    Newtown, CT 06470
May 16, 2011 SPE and member companies of pinfa (Phosphorus, Inorganic and Nitrogen Flame Retardants Association) agreed that SPE will host pinfa in North America. Under terms disclosed, SPE will host North American counterpart to European-based pinfa at Cefic. SPE will provide services to help pinfa North America establish membership and activities in U.S., Canada, and Mexico as well as host its North American corporate office. pinfa North America is focused on information and technology exchange.
Plants can use biological photosynthesis to produce energy.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory    Washington, DC 20024-2157
May 16, 2011 U.S. Department of Energy workshop that drew collection of 18 scientists to compare efficiency of plants and photovoltaic solar cells led to important scholarly article in Journal of Science, titled "Comparing Photosynthetic and Photovoltaic Efficiencies and Recognizing the Potential for Improvement." Article combines lessons learned from evolutionary photobiology and modern solar cells to make the case for a potentially huge boost in efficiency of solar production of biofuels.

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