Final Conference of the GREENKITCHEN Project: A roadmap for the future of home appliances

Under the theme “A roadmap for the future of home appliances”, the final conference of the GREENKITCHEN project was held on June 17th at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI). And we would like to express our sincere thanks to all the participants. The overall objective of the event was to disseminate the outcomes of the project and share the knowledge developed throughout the years of its duration, as well as to give participants an opportunity to compare experiences and exchange ideas with colleagues from all project partners. Technical Program Overview: Refrigeration and Cooking Technologies. Appliances Control and Smart Energy Management. Greywater and Waste Heat: Recovery and Reuse. Domotics. Conference Abstracts: list of abstracts Further information: Watch the gallery:

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Simulation Turns Up the Heat And Energy Efficiency at Whirlpool Corporation

Researchers at Whirlpool Corporation are using simulation to test innovative and sustainable technologies for new oven designs. » IEEEspectrum June 2014 WHIRLPOOL (*.PDF)

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TOK meeting – November, 29th

Here you can find the pictures taken during the last TOK meeting, on Novembrer 29th.

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Researchers Team Seconded in Whirlpool

Researchers Team Seconded in Whirlpool in April 2011.

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Job opportunity: looking for 3 researchers

Whirlpool Europe s.r.l. is recruiting 3 researchers to work in the GREEN KITCHEN project for 24 months. The GREEN KITCHEN project implements a research program aimed at developing and sharing crucial knowledge in the field of home appliances and their domotic integration in order to further advance technologies and eco-design strategies needed for drastically improving energy efficiency (up to 70%) in the household environment. The project is strategically oriented at building an Industry-Academia Competence and Excellence Center targeted at a vision of Future Generation Integrated and High-Efficiency Home Appliances. Elegibility: Experienced researchers must, at the time of recruitment, (i) be in possession of a doctoral degree, independently of the time taken to acquire it or (ii) have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience, including the period of research training, after obtaining the degree which formally allowed them to embark on a doctorate in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the country of the host institution to which the early stage researchers are seconded (irrespective of whether or not a doctorate was envisaged). Nationality … Continue reading

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