MiTi’s Work Featured in Tech Briefs Magazine

Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc., in partnership with Velo3D, is performing groundbreaking research into turbomachinery for s-CO2 concentrated solar power systems. Our work is featured in February’s Tech Briefs. The article describes the development of MiTi’s innovative 3D-printed compressor housing that can help reduce the cost of renewable energy production. The work is funded by the Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) under the Solar Energy…

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MiTi Is Printing the Future of Energy

Our partner Velo3D is hosting a webinar featuring our own James Walton II, VP of Program Development, and Dr. José Luis Córdova, Principal Engineer. Mr. Walton and Dr. Córdova will be discussing MiTi’s DOE-funded research into supercritical CO2 power systems and the integration of 3D printing into the manufacture of key turbomachinery components. Please join them on Wednesday, February 24th, 2021, at 1pm ET / 10am PT by registering at…

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MiTi Is Hiring!

Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. is looking to hire talented, self-motivated people for two full-time positions with benefits. Junior Mechanical Engineer This position is an entry-level mechanical engineer. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of fundamentals of mechanical engineering as taught in the standard undergraduate-level curriculum, sufficient to discuss and work on problems in mechanics, dynamics, thermodynamics, and fluid mechanics. Laboratory Technician The ideal candidate will be comfortable with…

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Dr. José Luis Córdova Presents Anode Recycle Blower Progress Report to DOE

On July 21, 2020, Dr. José Luis Córdova presented MiTi’s work on High Temperature Anode Recycle Blowers (ACRBs) to the the Department of Energy’s 21st Annual Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) Project Review Meeting. The ACRBs have been designed and developed in partnership with Fuel Cell Energy under DOE Award No: DE-FE0027895.

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MITI Statement on COVID-19

Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. is considered an essential business during Gov. Cuomo’s “New York on PAUSE” executive order. MITI is open, and we continue to do business during the crisis. However, out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our employees, their families, and the community-at-large, we have implemented several procedures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, including but not limited to: observing all CDC…

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Dr. Hooshang Heshmat Elected Member of the Prestigious Academic International Advisory Board of INSA-Lyon France

Dr. Hooshang Heshmat, President/CEO & Technical Director of Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. (MiTi) has accepted an invitation to be a member of the prestigious International Advisory Board to the French Institute National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon (INSA-Lyon) and the LaMCoS and UMR laboratories, which form a joint INSA-Lyon and CNRS research laboratory. CNRS is The National Centre for Scientific Research, the largest governmental research organization in France and the…

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Dr. Jose Cordova and Tiffany Truong recognized by MiTi Management for Patent Application acceptance & shareholder status. Congrats!

MiTi’s Vice President James F. Walton II and CFO Melissa D. Heshmat recognize Dr. Jose Cordova, Program Manager, for his “High Effectiveness Low Pressure Drop Heat Exchanger” Patent Application acceptance, which he co-authored with Dr. Hooshang Heshmat. Also recognized, Tiffany Truong, Business Office Manager, for becoming a shareholder. Congratulations Jose and Tiffany!

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MiTi Awarded $2.5 Million from ARPA-E for Transformational Energy Technology

[Albany, New York] – Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc. (MiTi) announced today that it was awarded $2.5 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The funding will be used to develop a small, low cost system to produce electricity and hot water for residential use.  The natural gas powered machine is based on MiTi’s Hyperlaminar Flow Engine design concept that will continuously produce 1…

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STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference: Dr. Heshmat Presents “Starved Hydrodynamic Gas Foil Bearings – Experimental, Micromechanical Phenomenon and Hypotheses”

Dr. Heshmat will be presenting the paper he co-authored with Mr. James F. Walton II, titled “Starved Hydrodynamic Gas Foil Bearings – Experimental, Micromechanical Phenomenon and Hypotheses” at the STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference being held in Denver, Colorado from October 25th to 27th, 2015  (Presentation will be held 10-27 at 3:20 PM at the Grand Hyatt Denver).

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2015 IGTI/ASME Best Paper Award – “Oil-Free 8KW High-Speed and High Specific Power Turbogenerator”

Hooshang Heshmat, Ph.D., Technical Director, James F. Walton II, Vice President of Program Development and Andrew Z. Hunsberger, Senior Research Engineeer, have been recognized by the International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI) of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for their research efforts in small and highly efficient energy generator technology.  The award for Best Small Turbomachinery Paper, titled  “OIL-FREE 8 KW HIGH-SPEED AND HIGH SPECIFIC POWER TURBOGENERATOR” and presented at…

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