This news has just brightened my day!

This is a huge step for scientists, and public as well. First-ever images of black holes are released:

Black Hole

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Scriitori români la Brașov

Muzeul Ștefan Baciu găzduiește o serie de expoziții dedicate unor scriitori români celebri, precum Emil Cioran, Eugen Ionescu, Ioan Petru Culianu. Cîte 6 săptămâni fiecare. La final o să se “întâlnească” toți la Alba Iulia.

Prof. univ. dr. ing. Adrian Bejan – laureat al “Benjamin Franklin Medal”!

Felicitari Adrian Bejan! Cu multumiri lui Vasile Gogea pentru semnalare!

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ADRIAN BEJAN

Adrian Bejan

Adrian Bejan
From:Duke University │ Durham, North Carolina
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Year:2018
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Award: 

Benjamin Franklin Medal

  • Citation: For his pioneering interdisciplinary contributions in thermodynamics and convection heat transfer that have improved the performance of engineering systems, and for constructal theory, which predicts natural design and its evolution in engineering, scientific, and social systems.

Adrian Bejan had to find a way to cool small electronics without using traditional methods. Faced with this challenge, he discovered how to flow heat away from small electronics and follow natural pathways allowing it to escape on its own. This discovery not only keeps your laptop from overheating, it sparked an entire line of thought for Bejan about how natural systems branch and flow called “constructal theory.”

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Un afiș cu laureații acestui premiu, pînă în 2015

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Vezi și:

http://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2018/04/duke-professor-adrian-bejan-wins-prestigious-benjamin-franklin-medal

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