Conference Presentations and Session Chairmanships

2013

Keynote Address: "Fuelcell Locomotives"
Main Presentation: "Aerodynamic Tunneling"
Fuel Cell Locomotive Session
Fifth World Hydrogen Technologies Convention (WHTC 2013), 25-28 September 2013
Shanghai, China

"Zero Emissions, Quiet, Energy-Efficient Supersonic Transport"
Fourth China Tianjin Binhai International Eco-City Forum & Expo, 15-18 September 2013
Tianjin, China

2012

"Fuel Cell Technology in Underground Mining."
Platinum Conference 2012, 17-21 September 2012
Sun City, South Africa

"Well-To-Wheel Analysis of Hydrogen-Fueled Railways."
World Hydrogen Energy Conference 2012 (WHEC2012), 03-07 June 2012
Toronto, Canada

2011

"Supersonic Transport with Zero Carbon Emissions."
Clean and Sustainable Energy: Hydrogen Energy; Session Chair, Space and Aeronautic Applications, 19-26 Oct 2011
Low Carbon Earth Summit 2011 (LCES2011)
Dalian, China

"Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Locomotive: Switching and Power-to-Grid Demonstrations."
9th World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR2011, 22-26 May 2011)
Best Presentation Award: Challenge B – An environmentally friendly railway
Lille, France

2010

"Hydrogen Railway Locomotive: Largest Fuel-Cell Land Vehicle"
10th International Conference on Clean Energy (ICCE-2010), 15-17 Sep 2010
Famagusta, N. Cyprus

Session Chair, Alternative Transportation Fuels Session
10th International Conference on Clean Energy (ICCE-2010), 15-17 Sep 2010
Famagusta, N. Cyprus

"Aerodynamics in a Hydrogen Atmosphere: Supersonic Tube Vehicle"
46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit and 8th Annual International Energy Conversion Engineering Conferenc, 25-28 Jul 2010e
Nashville, Tennessee

"Supersonic Hydrogen Tube Vehicle: Mach 2.8 with Low Energy"
5th International Ege Energy Symposium and Exhibition (IEESE-5), 27-30 Jun 2010
Denizli, Turkey

Session Chair, Recent Advances in Hydrogen I
Session Chair, Recent Advances in Hydrogen II
5th International Ege Energy Symposium and Exhibition (IEESE-5), 27-30 Jun 2010
Denizli, Turkey

"Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Railway Locomotive for the Los Angeles Basin"
National Hydrogen Association Conference and Expo, 3-6 May 2010
Long Beach, CA

"Fuelcell-Hybrid Shunt Locomotive: Largest Fuelcell Land Vehicle"
Institution of Engineering and Technology’s International Conference on Railway Traction Systems (RTS 2010), 13-15 Apr 2010
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Session Chair, Modelling and Simulation Session

2009

"Operation of a fuelcell-hybrid switch locomotive for the Los Angeles Basin: The largest fuel-cell land vehicle."
2009 Fuel Cell Seminar, 16-19 Nov 2009
Palm Springs, California

Panel Discussion Member, Heavy-duty Vehicles and Off-road Applications
Staff Workshop for the 2010-2011 Investment Plan, 29 Sep 2009
California Energy Commission
Sacramento, California

Keynote Address: "Present and Future Hydrogen-Fuelcell Locomotives"
World Hydrogen Technologies Conference (WHTC) 2009, 26-28 Aug 2009
New Delhi, India

"Largest Fuelcell Land Vehicle: A Hybrid Shunt Locomotive for Los Angeles"
EVS-24 International Battery, Hybrid and Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Symposium, 13-16 May 2009
Stavanger, Norway

"Fuelcell-Hybrid Switch Locomotive for Los Angeles: Test Results (Part 1)"
Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009, 31 May-3 Jun 2009
Vancouver, British Columbia

"Hydrogen-Fuelcell Hybrid Switch Locomotive for the Los Angeles Basin"
American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA) Convention, 25-28 Apr 2009
Las Vegas, Nevada

"Supersonic Hydrogen Tube Vehicle: Speed and Energy Comparisons with Road, Rail, Air, and Maglev Transport"
HYPOTHESIS VIII (Hydrogen-Power Theoretical and Engineering Solutions International Symposium), 1-3 Apr 2009
Lisboa, Portugal

"The BNSF Fuelcell-Hybrid Switch Locomotive for the Los Angeles Basin"
Faster Freight-Cleaner Air 2009, 23-25 Mar 2009
Long Beach, California

2008

"Hydrogen Fuelcell Rail Vehicles: Past, Present, and Future"
ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, 31 Oct-6 Nov 2008
Boston, Massachusetts

"Maintenance of the BNSF Fuelcell-Hybrid Switch Locomotive"
Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association Meeting, 21-24 Sep 2008
Chicago, Illinois

"Hydrogen Fuelcell Rail Vehicles: Past, Present, and Future"
17th World Hydrogen Energy Conference, 15-19 Jun 2008
Brisbane, Australia

"Zero-Emission, Hydrogen-Fuelcell Locomotive for Urban Rail"
World Congress on Railway Research 2008, 18-22 May 2008
Seoul, Korea

"Fuelcell and Fuelcell-Hybrid Vehicles for Mining"
Mine Design, Operations & Closure Conference, 20-24 Apr 2008
Butte, Montana

2007

"Fuelcell Locomotives for Zero-Emissions Urban Rail"
Railroad Environmental Conference, 23-25 Oct 2007
Urbana, Illinois

"Near-term Fuelcell Locomotives for Urban Rail Applications"
Tenth Grove Fuelcell Symposium, 25-27 Sep 2007
London, England

"Fuelcell Hybrid Switcher Locomotive: Engineering Design"
Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association Meeting, 13-14 Sep 2007
Chicago, Illinois

"System Design of a Large Fuelcell Hybrid Locomotive"
ASME Fifth International Fuelcell Science, Engineering & Technology Conference, 18-20 Jun 2007
New York City, New York

"Fuelcell Locomotives for Seaports and Power-to-Grid Applications"
Second European Ele-Drive Transportation Conference (EET 2007), 30 May-1 Jun 2007
Brussels, Belgium

"Fuelcell Hybrid Switcher Locomotive for Seaports"
Hydrogen and Fuelcells 2007, 29 Apr-2 May 2007
Vancouver, British Columbia

"Fuelcell Aspects and Future Developments Needed for Mining"
First International Symposium in Fuelcells Applied to Mining (CIM), 29 Apr 2007
Montreal, Quebec

"Comparison of Practical Hydrogen-Storage Volumetric Densities"
NHA Annual Hydrogen Conference, 19-22 Mar 2007
San Antonio, Texas

"Fuelcell Locomotives for Urban Rail Applications"
Faster Freight - Cleaner Air 2007, 26-28 Feb 2007
Long Beach, California

2006

"Fuelcell Mine Loader"
Fuel Cell Seminar 2006, 13-17 Nov 2006
Honolulu, Hawaii

"Variable Hybridity Fuelcell Locomotive"
H2Expo International Conference and Trade Fair on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies, 25-26 Oct 2006
Hamburg, Germany

"Ammonia Fuel for Rail Transportation"
Ammonia Conference 2006, 9-10 Oct 2006
Denver, Colorado

"Variable Hybridity Fuelcell-Battery Switcher"
Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association Meeting, 17-20 Sep 2006
Chicago, Illinois

"Reversible Metal-Hydride Storage for a Fuelcell Mine Loader"
Intertech-Pira Hydrogen Forum, 11-13 Sep 2006
Vancouver, British Columbia

"Technical Issues in Development of a Variable Hybridity Fuelcell Locomotive"
Hydrogen Train and Hydrail Conference, 6-7 Jun 2006
Herning, Denmark

"Fuelcell Hybrid Locomotives: Applications and Benefits"
Joint Rail Conference 2006, 4-6 Apr 2006
Atlanta, Georgia

"Fuelcell Hybrid Locomotives for Urban Switchyards"
Faster Freight - Cleaner Air 2006, 30 Jan-1 Feb 2006
Long Beach, California

2005

"Analysis of Fuelcell Hybrid Locomotives"
Ninth Grove Fuel Cell Symposium, 3-6 Oct 2005
London, England

"Fuelcell Locomotives"
Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association Meeting, 18-20 Sep 2005
Chicago, Illinois

"Technical Challenges of Large Fuelcell Vehicles"
European Fuel Cell Forum, 4-8 Jul 2005
Lucerne, Switzerland

"Fuel Cell Rail"
First International Hydrail Conference, 8 May 2005
Charlotte, North Carolina

"Ammonia Fuelcell Locomotives"
Global Alternative Fuels Forum 2005, 8-10 Mar 2005
Berlin, Germany

2004

"Fuel Cell Locomotive"
France Deutschland Fuel Cell Conference, 29 Nov-2 Dec 2004
Belfort, France

"Fuelcell Locomotives for Commercial and Military Railways"
2004 Fuel Cell Seminar, 3-5 Nov 2004
San Antonio, Texas

"Fuelcell Locomotives for Commercial and Military Railways"
Fuel Cell 2004 Conference, 10 Jun 2004
Denver, Colorado

"Defense Fuelcell Locomotive Project"
Military Fuel Cells Conference, 29 Mar 2004
Las Vegas, Nevada

"Defense Fuelcell Locomotive Project"
WestStart Clean Heavy-Duty Vehicle Conference, 26 Feb 2004
Palm Springs, California

2003

"DOD Fuelcell Locomotive Project"
Military Fuel Cells Conference, 20 Oct 2003
Alexandria, Virginia

"The Fuel Cell Locomotive Project"
Railways and Environment Workshop, 7 Oct 2003
Winnipeg, Canada

"Loader and Army Locomotive Projects"
European Fuel Cell Forum’s Fuel Cells 2003, 4 Jul 2003
Lucerne, Switzerland

"The Fuelcell Mining Vehicles Development Program: An Update"
Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) Conference and Exhibition, 5 May 2003
Montréal, Canada

2002

"Fuelcell Locomotives"
European Fuel Cell Forum’s Fuel Cells 2002, 4 Jul 2002
Lucerne, Switzerland

"Fuelcell-Powered Skidsteer Loader"
Touchstone Energy’s New and Emerging Technologies Conference, 21-22 Feb 2002
Tucson, Arizona

2001

"Fuelcell Mine Vehicle Update"
Mining Diesel Emissions Conference, 6-8 Nov 2001
Markham, Canada

"Fuelcell Mine Loader"
Salt Institute Annual Meeting8- 9 Mar 2001
Naples, Florida

"Fuelcell Mine Loader"
Randol Mexico Mining Conference 2001, 14-16 Feb 2001
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

2000

"The Fuelcell Locomotive of the Fuelcell Propulsion Institute"
International Seminar of Fuel Cells for Transportation, 7 Nov 2000
Mexico City, Mexico

"Tunneling and Mining Applications of Fuel Cell Vehicles" (poster session)
2000 Fuel Cell Seminar, 1-3 Nov 2000
Portland, Oregon

"Least-Cost Hybridity Analysis of Industrial Fuel Cell Vehicles"
Intertech Conference on Hybrid Vehicles, 11-12 Sep 2000
Windsor, Canada

"Underground Fuelcell Locomotives and their Applications"
European Fuelcell Forum’s Fuel Cells 2000, 1-14 Jul 2000
Lucerne, Switzerland

"Fuel Cell Powered Shuttle Cars"
Central Appalachian Section, Society of Mining Engineers, 9 Jun 2000
Abingdon, Virginia

"Commercialization of Fuelcell Underground Locomotives"
Intertech Conference’s Commercializing Fuel Cell Vehicles 2000, 1-14 Apr 2000
Berlin, Germany

1999 and Earlier

"Fuelcell Vehicles as a Solution to Health and Safety Problems in Underground Mining"
Mines and Aggregates Safety and Health Association (MASHA), May 1999
Sudbury, Ontario

"The Fuel Cell as a Replacement for the Diesel Engine in Underground Mining"
Canadian Mining Diesel Conference, 21-22 Oct 1998
Toronto, Ontario

"Ammonia Fuel Cell Vehicles"
World Car Conference 96, 23-24 Jan 1996
Riverside, California

"Birth Clustering"
Social Statistics Section, American Statistical Association, 6-9 Aug 1990
Anaheim, California

"Statistical analysis of medical malpractice costs: Analysis of incident reporting times"
Business and Economic Statistics Section, American Statistical Association, Aug 1989
Washington, D.C.

 

 

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