Blasch Precision Ceramics

HPC-NY WebAdmin Chemical Engineering

Blasch was introduced to HPCNY through RPI’s Center for Future Energy Systems (CFES), one of New York State’s Energy Centers for Advanced Technology (Energy CAT). CFES promotes research to accelerate the development of efficient and renewable energy technologies. Recognizing the potential efficiency and environmental gains of bringing chemical and computational engineering expertise to bear on this challenge, CFES brought Blasch …

Pliant Energy Systems

HPC-NY WebAdmin Renewable Energy Systems

A Brooklyn-based New York start-up, Pliant Energy Systems LLC is exploring highly novel methods of harvesting energy from moving water. Architect Benjamin Pietro Filardo founded the company in 2007, to explore renewable energy concepts that he first considered while studying oceanography and aquatic plant physiology. Pliant Energy’s patented technology is not a modification of conventional, turbine-based methods; it involves multi-stable …

Goulds Pumps

HPC-NY WebAdmin Industrial pump design and manufacturing

With support through New York’s HPCNY and CCI, Rensselaer computational scientists worked closely with Goulds Pumps’ engineers to adopt more accurate methods and streamline its overall modeling process. ITT Goulds Pumps has been manufacturing high quality pumps for industry for over 160 years, beginning with metal-banded wooden pumps in 1848, and the world’s first all-metal pump in 1849. A New …