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More at: www.niu.edu/kostic* Expert Consulting and Advising (ECA)* Curriculum Vita (Bio)*CV1*Full-PDF *...NIU-Today*Arrangements for speaking, consulting, and/or expert-witness could be made directly by emailing Speaking-Consulting Enquiry to kostic@niu.edu or Prof.M.Kostic@gmail.com (preferred), or via Round Table Group Expert Consortium. Since Prof. Kostic has secured an "Early Retirement" from regular teaching (in Summer 2014), Special Arrangements for longer, in-residence focused collaboration, lecturing and consulting could be arranged.Energy & Environment * Zeroth-Religion.mkostic.com * PUBLICATIONS/Presentations * Energy&Environment*    YES! Thermodynamics, a science of energy, and the Mother of All Sciences will provide vision for future energy solutions! 

Professor Kostic has been delivering inspirational and motivational seminars and lectures in ENERGY Fundamentals and Future Challenges, as well as in the related Fluids/Thermal/Energy area, especially the Fundamental Laws of Nature and the Second Law of Thermodynamics, at international conferences and meetings, and at different educational and public institutions. Dr. Kostic is member of of the Round Table Group Expert Consortium, also ORCID (ID 0000-0001-8875-9801), and several professional associations and scientific advisory boards.   Elusive Nature of Entropy * SEE-Energy * Mech&Aero * BioEnergy *!NEW!P>NIUToday * OneDrive-Photos * Blg * NIUToday CLICK to view YouTube Presentation Video - NOT the actual presentation: Recorded as a PPT Practice "timing-run" before presentation.(PDF Flier-PPT-1D-Blg-NIUToday).

Recent Publication (See also Publications and Kostic's Curriculum Vita):

·        China 2015 Invited Lectures/Seminars ( www.kostic.niu.edu/China):

o   From Thermoscience Research to Innovative Applications, Building Energy Research Center, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 2 December 2015. *Photo*P2*P3*BEC*

o   From Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Fundamentals to Thermal Innovations and Energy Conservation, Energy and Resource Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China, 27 November 2015. *Photo*P2*P3*

o   Reflections on the Caloric Theory and Thermal Energy as a Distinguished Part of Internal Energy: Brainstorming Illusive Thermal Phenomena (PDF), Institute of Thermophysics, School of Aerospace Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 18 November 2015.*Photo*P2*P3*P4* (Free Thermo Functions-Functionals)

·        Fall 2015-Spring 2016: Exploring the Second Law of Thermodynamics (Editor: Milivoje M. Kostic) > NIUToday

·        Summer 2014: Prof. Kostic's Early Retirement and Start of a New Post-Retirement Career

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·        Plenary Lecture: "Energy and Environmental Landscape: The Laws of Thermodynamics and Nature ," The 8th WSEAS International Conference on ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT (EE'13), Rhodes Island, Greece, July 16-19, 2013. In "Recent Advances in Energy and Environmental Management"-PDF. ISSN: 2227-4359, ISBN: 978-960-474-312-4, WSEAS Press, 2013.

·        Invited Lectures: Some Challenges in Thermoscience Research and Application Potentials (PPT), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 17 June 2013; [Photos][PPT][Sched]

Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU), Xi'an, China, 24 June 2013; Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), Wuhan, China, 26 June 2013. [Abstracts & PPTs-Photos]


·        Invited Seminar-II: Reflections on Thermal Energy, Reversible and Caloric Processes, Exergy and Entransy (PPT), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 18 June 2013. [Abstracts & PPTs-Photos]

Invited Seminar-III: Reflections on Thermo-Mechanical Energy Transfer, Photons, Phonons and Thermons-Thermomass (PPT), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 19 June 2013. [Abstracts & PPTs-Pho


Invited Seminar-IV: Reflections on Real (Thermodynamic) Entropy, Disorder and Statistical Information Entropy (PPT), Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 20 June 2013. [Abstracts & PPTs-Photos]

·        Kostic’s Research & Scholarly Interests and Activities: Fundamentals and Application of Energy, Presentation at NIU-Engineering College Meeting on January 8, 2013.

·        Nanofluids Research-Critical Issues and Application PotentialUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa, ME Seminar, 9/18/2006.

·        Uncertainty Analysis of Measurement Results, NASA Glenn Research Center - Ohio Airspace Institute, August 1, 2003. (IMECE05)

·        Sampling and Aliasing: “What we ‘see’ is not what it is!”

·        Integration of Experimentation and Computation Engineering

·        Energy Pyramid: www.kostic.niu.edu/energy/energy_pyramid.htm & Information Pyramid

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