ENME

News Story

UMD Students Win Poster Session at NASA's Thermal and Fluids Analysis Workshop

UMD Students Win Poster Session at NASA's Thermal and Fluids Analysis Workshop

University of Maryland graduate students Allison Porter and David Squiller took second and third place in the 2015 Thermal and Fluids Analysis Workshop (TFAWS) poster competition. TFAW is sponsored by the NASA Engineering and Safety Center (NESC) and hosted by the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC).

Porter is an Aerospace Engineering Ph.D. candidate working under the advisement of Professor Raymond Sedwick. The title of her poster was, "Thermal Management and Deployment of a Thin-walled Enclosure for a High-temperature Superconducting Coil."

Squiller is a Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. candidate, and worked under the advisement of Professor F. Patrick McCluskey and Distinguished University Professor Avram Bar-Cohen on his poster, "Thermal Isolation and Differential Cooling of Heterogeneously Integrated Devices."

TFAW is an annual training and professional development workshop currently celebrating its 25th year. Designed to encourage knowledge sharing, professional development and networking throughout the thermal and fluids engineering community within NASA and the aerospace community at large, TFAW's vision is to maintain continuity over time and between disciplines throughout the thermal and fluids engineering community.

Related Articles:
UMD Takes First in Technical Design at DOE Competition
UAS Test Site Seeks Summer 2017 Interns
NASA Asks Universities for Early Stage Innovation Tech Proposals
Hovercraft Invade Kim Building Again
Students Think the Clark School is "Spooktacular"
NASA Selects Bergbreiter Robotics Project for Development
UM $75K Business Plan Competition Winners Announced
Who's Best in 2012? Aerospace Wins Alumni Cup
Which Clark School Major is Best?
Gamera Team Blows Away Its Own Record

August 13, 2015


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

UMD-Led Research Predicts Dangerous Blood Pressure Drops in ICU Patients

Sarah Bergbreiter wins ISR Outstanding Faculty Award

Alumnus Wins DOE Early Career Award

UMD Team in Top Six at 2nd Hyperloop Competition

New UMD Hyperloop Pod Races Against Rivals this Weekend

UMD Researchers Explore Possibility of Making a Biological Cell Membrane Positive

Yu Named ASME Fellow

Smela named Clark School Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Graduate Programs

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts