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Thursday, January 27, 2011
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Wind turbines inspired by whales

BiomimicryNEO Network will explore how WhalePower is developing new and retrofitted wind turbine blades that mimic the bumpy leading edge of a whale?s flipper. Dr. Frank Fish, President and Founder of WhalePower and Professor of Biology at West Chester University will share his story of putting nature?s inspiration to work to improve the performance of turbine blades and other technologies that move both air and water.

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BiomimicryNEO Network will explore how WhalePower is developing new and retrofitted wind turbine blades that mimic the bumpy leading edge of a whale?s flipper. Dr. Frank Fish, President and Founder of WhalePower and Professor of Biology at West Chester University will share his story of putting nature?s inspiration to work to improve the performance of turbine blades and other technologies that move both air and water. To register.

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