Shortcourses and Symposia


2012

2010

  • Introduction to Compressors  •• July 10-11, 2010 ••  Organizers: Douglas Adams, Eckhard Groll and Travis Horton, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Refrigeration Short Course ••  July 10-11, 2010 •• Organizers: Per Lundqvist, KTH Stockholm, Sweden (Operating Agent for Annex 31); Van Baxter, ORNL, USA; and William Murphy, University of Kentucky, USA; Sponsor: U.S. National Committee of the IIR
  • High Performance Building Technologies •• July 10-11, 2010 ••  Organizers: Ming Qu, Travis Horton and Thanos Tzempelikos, School of Civil Engineering; Purdue University

2008

  • Hands-On Modeling and Computer Simulation of Gas Pulsations in Reciprocating Compressors •• July 12-13, 2008 ••  Organizers: Douglas Adams and Nasir Bilal, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Update on Natural Refrigerants •• July 12-13, 2008 •• Organizers: Jim Braun and Eckhard Groll, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University; Organizers: USNC for the IIR, Professors Eckhard Groll and James Braun, Herrick Laboratories, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University

2007

  • Structural Health Monitoring Using Pattern Recognition •• September 2007 ••  Organizer: Douglas Adams, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Nonlinear Vibration analysis and System Identification •• October 2007 •• Organizers: Douglas Adams and Charles Krousgrill, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • IREE (International Research and Education in Engineering) •• October 29-31, 2007 •• Organizers: Eckhard Groll and Dan Hirleman, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University; Sponsor: National Science Foundation

 2006

  • Noise Control Methods for HVAC&R Applications •• July 15-16, 2006 ••  Organizers: Luc Mongeau and Stuart Bolton, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Latest Developments with Respect to the Transcritical CO2 Cycle Technology •• July 15-16, 2006 •• Sponsors: Ray W. Herrick Laboratories, the USNC and the IIR
  • Carbon Dioxide Interest Group (c-dig) •• March 16-17, 2006 •• Organizer: Andrew Pearson in coordination with Eckhard Groll

 2005

  • Diagnosis & Prognosis in Mechanical Systems •• July 25-27, 2005 ••  Organizer: Douglas Adams, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University

 2004

  • Design, Analysis and Applications of Centrifugal Compressors •• July 10-11, 2004 ••  Organizers: Joost Brasz, Carrier Corporation, USA and Patrick Lawless, Purdue University
  • Simulation Tools for Vapor Compression System and Component Analysis •• July 10-11, 2004 •• Organizers: William E. Murphy, University of Kentucky, USA and Wayne Reedy, Carrier Corporation, USA
  • Tire/Pavement Noise Strategic Planning Workshop •• September 14-16, 2004 •• Organizers: U. S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration and the Institute for Safe, Quiet and Durable Highways, Ray W. Herrick Laboratories

 2002

  • Fundamentals of Noise Control •• July 10-12, 2002 •• Organizers Professors Luc Mongeau & Stuart Bolton, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Analysis And Design of Microchannel Heat Exchangers •• July 14-15, 2002 •• Organizers: Professor Eckhard A. Groll, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University & outside presenters
  • CFD for HVAC&R •• July 14-15, 2002 •• Organizers: Professors James Braun, Steven Frankel, Jayathi Murthy, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Sound Quality Symposium 2002 •• August 22, 2002, Dearborn, Michigan •• Organizers: Professor Patricia Davies, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University and Gordon Ebbitt, Carcoustics, Howell, MI

 2001

  • Sound & Vibration (Noise Control) Of Compressors •• July 16-18, 2001 •• Organizer: Professor Werner Soedel, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Fundamentals Of Noise Control •• July 18-20, 2001 •• Organizers Professors Luc Mongeau & Stuart Bolton, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
  • Nonlinear Vibration and Time-Frequency Analysis •• Fall, 2001 •• Organizers: Professors Douglas E. Adams and Charles M. Krousgrill, Herrick Labs, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University – This course can be presented at various venues. Contact Dr. Adams.

 2000

  • Compressor Lubrication II – Theory and Practice •• July 23-24, 2000 •• Organizers:  Professor James E. Braun, Herrick Laboratories, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University and Sonny Sundaresan, Copeland Corporation, Ohio
  • Simulation Tools for Vapor Compression Systems and Component Analysis •• July 23-24, 2000 •• Organizers: Professor James Braun, Herrick Laboratories, USNC for the IIR Piotr A. Domanski of NIST
  • Fundamentals of Transcritical CO2 Cycle Technology •• July 24, 2000 •• Organizers: USNC for the IIR, Professors Eckhard Groll and James Braun, Herrick Laboratories, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University

 1999

  • Introduction to Mathematical Modeling of Sound and Vibrations for Positive Development Compressors and Implications on Design •• Summer of 1999 •• Organizer: Werner Soedel
  • Fundamentals of Microprocessor Control •• March 15-17, 1999 •• Organizers: Professors Peter Meckl and George Chiu, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • Modeling and Design of Vapor Compression Systems •• June 1-4, 1999 •• Organizers: Professors James Braun and Eckhard Groll, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University &  Professor Sanford Klein, Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin 
  • Sound and Vibrations (Noise Control) of Compressor •• July 12-14, 1999 •• Organizer: Professor Werner Soedel, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University 
  • FHWA Traffic Noise Model Training Course •• July 19-23, 1999 •• Organizer: Professor Luc Mongeau, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University

 1998

  • Automatic Control: A Survey in Classical and Modern Techniques •• May 28-29, 1998 •• Organizers: Professors Matthew Franchek and George Chiu, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University  
  • Compressor Design II/Lubrication •• July 12-13, 1998 •• Organizers: Farshid Sadeghi and Charles Krousgrill, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University; Francis Simpson of Applied Mechanics, Copeland Corporation; Hans Spauschus of Spauschus Associates, Inc.
  • Developments in Commercial and Industrial Markets •• July 12-13, 1998 •• Organizers: Jaroslav Wurm, Institute of Gas Technology; Reinhard Radermacher, University of Maryland; and Karim Amrane, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute

 1997

  • Recent Developments in Active Control of Noise and Vibration •• June 23-25, 1997 •• Organizers: Professors Robert Bernhard and Matthew Franchek, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • Fundamentals of Noise Control •• June 25-27, 1997 •• Organizers: Professors Luc Mongeau and J. Stuart Bolton, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • Mathematical Modeling for The Computer Simulation of Positive Displacement Compressors •• July 23-25, 1997 •• Organizer: Werner Soedel
  • Signal Processing Short Course •• August 11-15, 1997 •• Organizers: Joseph Hammond, Inst. Of Sound and Vibration Research; Joseph Pope, Pope Engineering, J. Stuart Bolton and Patricia Davies, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University; and Philip May of Bruel and Kjaer
  • Modeling and Design of Vapor Compression Systems With An Emphasis on Refrigerant Mixtures •• July 21-23, 1997 •• Organizers: Professors James E. Braun, Eckhard Groll of Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University and Professor Sanford Klein, University of Wisconsin

 1996

  • Preliminary Compressor Design I •• July 21-22, 1996 •• Organizers: James D. Jones and James F. Hamilton, Herrick Laboratories
  • New Refrigerants and System Design •• July 21-22, 1996 •• Organizers: USNC for IIR and Herrick Laboratories

 1994

  • Compressor Noise Control •• July 17, 1994 •• Organizer: Professors James Jones, J. Stuart Bolton and Patricia Davies, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • World-Wide Experiences In Using New Refrigerants •• July 17, 1994 •• Organizers: USNC for IIR and Herrick Laboratories

 1992

  • Mechanics, Simulation and Design of Compressor Valves, Gas Passages and Pulsation Mufflers •• 1992 •• Organizer: Professor Werner Soedel, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • Design of Compressor Valves, Gas Passages, and Gas Pulsation Mufflers •• July 12-14, 1992 •• Professor Werner Soedel, Herrick Laboratories, Purdue University
  • Refrigerant Phase Out: A Global Perspective for HVAC and Refrigerating Technologies •• July 12-14, 1992 •• Organizer: USNC/IIR

 1991

  • Active Noise & Vibration Short Course •• Originally presented in 1988 and updated; Organizer: Patricia Davies 
  • Applied Digital Signal Processing Short Course •• Updated from 1986
  • Shock & Vibration of Shells & Related Structures  

1990

  • Signal Processing Short Course •• July 16-17, 1990 •• Organizers: Professors Stuart Bolton, Patricia Davies and Peter Sherman 
  • Alternatives for CFCs: Background and Future Outlook •• July 16-17, 1990 •• presented USNC/IIRat Purdue University 
  • Applied Digital Signal Processing Short Course  
  • Active Noise & Vibration Control Short Course  


 

Information available on the short courses conducted before these dates. Contact Mrs. Ginny Freeman for additional details.