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 …

Simmetrix

HPC-NY WebAdmin Simulation-based engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) alumnus Dr. Mark Beall founded Simmetrix (Clifton Park, NY) in 1997 to provide tools and technologies to enable the broader use of simulation in the engineering design process. Simmetrix is now a leading supplier of high performance software for simulation-based design. Across a broad range of analysis applications, including mechanical, electro-magnetic, fluids, and MEMS simulation, over …