IET Coventry and Warwickshire Events

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In-Person

The Antikythera Device

The Antikythera mechanism is an Ancient Greek hand-powered model of the Solar System described as the oldest known example of an analogue computer used to predict astronomical positions and eclipses decades in advance. Steve Phillips will describe its use and also has a working model.
Speaker:
Steve Phillips CEng MIET
Date/Time:
Thursday 21st November 2024 @ 7:00 PM
Location:
Frank Whittle Building 3 Gulson Road, Coventry, CV1 2JH
Hosted By:
IET Coventry and Warwickshire

Other events from around The IET

Online

An Overview of Real-Time Electricity Market and Green Energy Trading in India (Online)

To manage the high load fluctuations arising from renewable energy integration, the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India has launched real-time trading in the energy market. In this paper, we discuss the real-time market process, regulatory authorities, system balancing, prerequisites of RTM of India, and one of the prominent real-time energy markets in the world.
Speaker:
Annu Zacharias
Date/Time:
Tuesday 23rd April 2024 @ 6:30 PM Local time (UTC +1 hours)
Venue:
Online via Microsoft Teams
Hosted By:
IET North West Midlands
Online

From Hobby to Pro: NE-Five and the Road to PiWars

We'll cover the robot's capabilities, including its computer vision system, ROS implementation, and two 7dof arms, we will see how well it performed at PiWars 2024, and just how valuable and broad a set of skills you need to develop by building a robot from scratch
Speaker:
Keegan Neave Robotics Engineer and Creative T
Date/Time:
Thursday 25th April 2024 @ 12:30 PM Local time (UTC +1 hours)
Venue:
Online via Zoom
Hosted By:
Robotics and Mechatronics TN
In-Person

Visit to Air Salvage International

A chance to visit the world's largest private aircraft disassembly plant.
Speaker:
Mark Gregory
Date/Time:
Thursday 8th August 2024 @ 10:30 AM
Location:
Cotswold Airport, Cirencester, GL7 6BA
Hosted By:
IET Hereford and Worcester
In-Person

An Overview of Real-Time Electricity Market and Green Energy Trading in India

To manage the high load fluctuations arising from renewable energy integration, the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India has launched real-time trading in the energy market. In this paper, we discuss the real-time market process, regulatory authorities, system balancing, prerequisites of RTM of India, and one of the prominent real-time energy markets in the world. The market process is based on bidding, and Indian market has a zone wise bidding system.
Speaker:
Annu Zacharias
Date/Time:
Tuesday 23rd April 2024 @ 6:00 PM Local time (UTC +1 hours)
Location:
Lord Nelson Building Redhill Business Park, Stafford, ST16 1WS
Hosted By:
IET North West Midlands