We Proudly Celebrate Our 70th Year

ASM Akron Meeting Notice
Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Reservations Contact: Amit (AP) Pandey PhD., ; cell: 410-294-2271
Required by Monday, November 13, 2017 no later than 3:00 pm
Please state your corporate or organization affiliate with your reservation.
A Reservation Made is a reservation paid unless given 3 days notice. Thank you.
All reservations will be taken by the Technical Chair unless noted otherwise.

Technical Chair:Amit (AP) Pandey PhD. LG Fuel Cell Systems.
Speaker:Ted Ohrn TRL5 Testing and Analysis Lead, LG Fuel Cell Systems

Topic: The talk will provide a brief introduction to fuel cells and the current fuel cell systems in the market, the unique aspects of the LG Fuel cell system, the future development challenges, and prospects.

Ted Ohrn has worked with fuel cells and electro-chemical systems dating back to 1998 with McDermott Technology, which spawned the company SOFCo.  SOFCo was later acquired by Rolls Royce Fuel Cell Systems, and then later still LG formed a partnership with Rolls Royce taking the majority interest and forming LG Fuel Cell Systems, headquartered in North Canton, OH. 

Ted is involved in testing and analysis of fuel cells at various scales up to 250 kW scale systems.  He currently leads a group of engineers and technicians responsible for long-term performance testing of fuel cells up to 5 kW scale.  He holds a Masters of Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University.

Location:New Era Café, 10 Massillon Rd. Akron, OH 44312, 330-784-0087
Networking:5:30 p.m. Dinner: 6:30 p.m. Presentation: 7:30 p.m.
Cost:$25.00 Members & Spouses / $30.00 Non-Members / $20.00 Retirees
$10.00 Life Members / Students
Buffet: Chicken Paprikas, Swiss Steak, Potatoes, Vegetables, Salad, Coffee/Tea, Soft Drinks, Dessert.
Vegetarians: Request "vegetarian" with your reservation.



ASM Akron 70th Anniversary, Oct 2017. Lou Cseko, Joe Powell, Marion Gordon, Dr. Bob Shemenski FASM, Dave Houser


Joe Powell and Melyssa Jackson


Sustaining Member Award 75th Anniversary Dave Houser, Joe Powell - Akron Steel Treating, Lou Cseko, Gene Homer.JPG


ASM Akron Chapter Meeting Dates 2017-2018
December: No meeting. Enjoy the holiday season and all the best for the coming year.
January 17, 2018: Joint Meeting with ASME Akron, New Era Restaurant

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