Team 04 Stirling

 

Latest News

― Winter Term 2009 ―

 

April 4th  2009

 

Final design refinements produced successful testing, engine now meets design requirements for operation time

 

April 1st  2009

 

Addition of regenerator, testing achieved 60 seconds of engine operation

 

March 30th 2009

 

Thermocouples installed, testing achieved 30 seconds of engine operation

 

March 17th  2009

 

Reduced stroke length to address compression issues, engine shows signs of life

 

Feb. 25th  2009

 

Fabrication complete

Initial testing unsuccessful

 

Feb. 13th  2009

 

Updated Construction Media

 

Jan. 29th 2009

 

Evolution of a Stirling Engine added under Media

 

Jan. 23rd 2009

 

Successful Fresnel Lens Testing

 

Jan. 16th 2009

 

Build Report 2 submitted

Member Profiles

   Alex Morash

   alex.morash@gmail.com

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   CAD and Website Expert

 

   Engineering Interests:     

   Aerospace

   Management

 

   Other Interests:

   Formula 1, Squash

 

 

 

   Andrew McMurray

   a.mcmurray@dal.ca

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   Communications and    

   Finan$e Director

 

   Engineering Interests:    

   Oil and Gas

   Energy Optimization

   Management

 

   Other Interests:

   Art, Traveling, Stock   

   Exchange

 

   Bryan Neary

   bryanneary@dal.ca

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   Group and Fabrication   

   Manager

 

   Engineering Interests:     

   Pulp and Paper

   Project Management

 

   Other Interests:

   Wine and Romance

 

 

   Kristian Richards

   k.rich@dal.ca

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   Technical Guru and Editor

 

   Engineering Interests:     

   Oil and Gas

   Solar Energy

   Centrifugal Pumps

 

   Other Interests:

   Art, Graphics and Design,   

   Haptics, Power Rangers

 

 

 

 

   Dr. Dominic Groulx

   dominic.groulx@dal.ca

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   Supervisor

 

   Engineering Interests:     

   LAMTE

   Thermodynamics

 

   Other Interests:

   Astronomy

   Golf

   Basketball

   Jet Skis and Gold Chains

 

 

 

 

   Angus MacPherson

   angus.macpherson@dal.ca

 

   Project Responsibilities:

   Technician

 

   Engineering Interests:     

   Machine Design &

   Fabrication

 

   Other Interests:

   The Almighty Lathe!