European Engineering Research and Technology Transfer Congress

European Engineering Research and Technology Transfer Congress

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A collection of papers presented at a seminar on the subject of European engineering research and technology transfer. It covers such topics as power generation into the 21st century, environmental constraints on power generation and everyday computer law for the engineer.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 166 pages
  • 200 x 250mm | 567g
  • Professional Engineering Publishing
  • Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • 0852987846
  • 9780852987841

Table of contents

Technology trends in power generation; technology transfer in energy efficiency; power generation into the 21st century; a view of future power generation in the UK; European trends in power generation; environmental constraints on power generation; the development of gas turbine generation systems; a boilermaker's response to the environmental challenge; METPOLAM - a case study; the energy efficiency office programmes; the transfer of energy efficient practices to industry; putting energy efficiency into the control loop; development and marketing of an innovative 40kWe CHP unit; technology transfer and product development; technology strategy and management; financial and legal aspects of technology; financing of new technology products; sources of finance for new technology; marketing strategies for new products; intellectual property rights: safeguarding and exploiting good ideas; invention, innovation and opportunity; the Torotrak story: the first one hundred years are the hardest; technology strategy and its relationship to business strategy; technology strategy and how to develop an optimum technology portfolio; which route to greater profit: R & D or innovation?; can you keep a secret? how to protect your technology; everyday computer law for the engineer; pollution control: best available technology; best available technology for air pollution control; academic/industry links; science parks.
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