ASME International Gas Turbine Institute launches Webinar series

By Plant Engineering Staff December 22, 2006

The International Gas Turbine Institute of ASME will conduct the first of more than 20 Webinars in 2007, beginning January 3 at 11 a.m. EST. The one-hour program, “Global Energy Conversion: Role of Gas Turbines” will offer a state of the industry primer for the global gas turbine community.

Hosted by Lee Langston, professor emeritus at the University of Connecticut’s Department of Mechanical Engineering , the Webinar will discuss how, in less than 70 years, gas turbine technology has evolved to become a dominant power source for aircraft propulsion and global electric power generation. For more information or to register for “Global Energy Conversion: Role of Gas Turbines,” visit .