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Announcements and Events

The Nexus of Energy and Water
Date: Thursday, January 19, 2012

Location: The University of Texas Engineering Teaching Center (ETC)

Speaker:  Dr. Michael Webber

Event Details:  The Central Texas Chapter (professional/national chapter) of ASME would like to invite you to the first general meeting of the Spring on Thursday Jan 19.  The meeting will commence at 6:30 PM in ETC 2.136 for socializing and Pluckers wings.  Dr. Michael Webber, Associate Director of the Center for International Energy and Environmental Policy, Co-Director of the Clean Energy Incubator, and Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at UT, will present "The Thirst for Power: The Nexus of Energy and Water" at 7:00 P.M.

You do not have to be an active member of ASME to attend, but we do request a small $10 per person donation to help offset the costs of the food (if you will be eating the food).  If you will be eating the Pluckers, please RSVP to the addresses below so we can have an accurate estimate of how much food to buy.
Please RSVP to any of these addresses:;;

Limited Parking is available on Dean Keeton.

Imaging the Edge of Our Solar System

Date: Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Location: El Gallo Mexican Restaurant, 2910 S Congress, Austin, Texas, 512-444-2205

Speaker:  Maher A Dayeh of Space Science and Engineering division, Southwest Research Institute

Cost: • $11 or $13 for IEEE members and accompanying spouses • $14 or $16 for non-IEEE members • $2 for Drinks • Student members FREE and $2 for specials, • $3 student visitors, and non-meal participants

If you plan to attend please RSVP to Joel Sandahl,

2011 PES Engineer of the Year

James Mercier, P.E., 2011 PES Austin Chapter Awards Committee Chairman, has been awarded the Power and Energy Society Central Texas Section Engineer of the Year award for 2011.  Congratulations James!
PES Engineer of the Year 2011

Continuing Education Certificates
You may pick up your CE certificates for IEEE meetings at the January meeting.

Analog Newsletter

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