Dr. Hooshang Heshmat Elected Member of the Prestigious Academic International Advisory Board of INSA-Lyon France

Dr. Hooshang Heshmat, President/CEO & Technical Director of Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. (MiTi) has accepted an invitation to be a member of the prestigious International Advisory Board to the French Institute National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon (INSA-Lyon) and the LaMCoS and UMR laboratories, which form a joint INSA-Lyon and CNRS research laboratory. CNRS is The National Centre for Scientific Research, the largest governmental research organization in France and the…

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Dr. Jose Cordova and Tiffany Truong recognized by MiTi Management for Patent Application acceptance & shareholder status. Congrats!

MiTi’s Vice President James F. Walton II and CFO Melissa D. Heshmat recognize Dr. Jose Cordova, Program Manager, for his “High Effectiveness Low Pressure Drop Heat Exchanger” Patent Application acceptance, which he co-authored with Dr. Hooshang Heshmat. Also recognized, Tiffany Truong, Business Office Manager, for becoming a shareholder. Congratulations Jose and Tiffany!

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MiTi Awarded $2.5 Million from ARPA-E for Transformational Energy Technology

[Albany, New York] – Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. (MiTi) announced today that it was awarded $2.5 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The funding will be used to develop a small, low cost system to produce electricity and hot water for residential use.  The natural gas powered machine is based on MiTi’s Hyperlaminar Flow Engine design concept that will continuously produce 1…

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STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference: Dr. Heshmat Presents “Starved Hydrodynamic Gas Foil Bearings – Experimental, Micromechanical Phenomenon and Hypotheses”

Dr. Heshmat will be presenting the paper he co-authored with Mr. James F. Walton II, titled “Starved Hydrodynamic Gas Foil Bearings – Experimental, Micromechanical Phenomenon and Hypotheses” at the STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference being held in Denver, Colorado from October 25th to 27th, 2015  (Presentation will be held 10-27 at 3:20 PM at the Grand Hyatt Denver).

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2015 IGTI/ASME Best Paper Award – “Oil-Free 8KW High-Speed and High Specific Power Turbogenerator”

Hooshang Heshmat, Ph.D., Technical Director, James F. Walton II, Vice President of Program Development and Andrew Z. Hunsberger, Senior Research Engineeer, have been recognized by the International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI) of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for their research efforts in small and highly efficient energy generator technology.  The award for Best Small Turbomachinery Paper, titled  “OIL-FREE 8 KW HIGH-SPEED AND HIGH SPECIFIC POWER TURBOGENERATOR” and presented at…

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