- Kamlesh Patel (in Sandia’s Advanced Systems Engineering & Deployment Dept.) briefed the visitors on Sandia’s microfluidic technology.
- Terry Johnson (in Sandia’s Energy Innovation Dept.) provided an update on the free piston alternator project.
Linebarger and Wall also visited Jeff Koplow’s (also in Sandia’s Energy Innovation Dept.) Sandia Cooler and TwistAct laboratory and John Dec’s (in Sandia’s transportation Energy Center) low-temperature gasoline combustion (LTGC) engine laboratory.
“Sandia’s Combustion Research team has had a strong working relationship with Cummins over the years,” said CRF senior manager Art Pontau. “This executive visit gave the Cummins visitors the opportunity to see some of our latest forward-looking work and explore broadening our partnership in new technical areas.”