MECHANICAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT, RESEARCH ENGINEERING DIVISION 1977 ACTIVITIES HIGHLIGHTS REPORT

Six research projects being conducted by the Mechanical Engineering Dept. of LLL are discussed. The subjects covered include the use of solar collectors for producing process heat; irrigation pumping using shallow solar ponds; development of geothermal resources; ceramic expansion engines; and alternative propulsion systems for highway vehicles in order to reduce fossil-fuel consumption. A separate abstract was prepared for each paper.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of California, Livermore

    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    Livermore, CA  USA  94550

    Department of Energy

    1000 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20585
  • Authors:
    • Merrill, T
  • Publication Date: 1978-5-18

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  • Pagination: 71 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191585
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1979 12:00AM