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At first a musician and performance artist, one day she waltzed into Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and got a physics degree. Thinking that math might be easier, she then earned a Masters degree in Math at University of Miami in Miami, Florida. Math turned out to be not much easier, so now, she advocates for cold fusion, the easiest thing in the world. She has made several short documentary films and speaks on the topic. She currently teaches math at College of the Redwoods in Eureka, California and conducts outreach events for the public to support clean energy from cold fusion.

Anomalous Effects in Deuterated Systems Melvin Miles The Correlation of Excess Heat and Helium

Anomalous Effects in Dueterated Systems documents the work of Dr. Melvin Miles, a US Navy electrochemist who first correlated the excess heat generated from palladium-deuterium systems with the production of helium as a nuclear product.

In three sets of experiments performed at the Navy’s China Lake research lab, samples of gasses coming off the active cells were captured and analyzed by experts in helium measurement.

The University of Texas Austin, the US Department of Interior, and Brian Oliver of Rockwell International, who was the top helium measurement expert in the country at the time, all measured helium in quantities that matched closest to the excess heat generated by the cell if the reaction were D + D fusion going to Helium-4.

But unlike hot fusion, there was no gamma photon, only the generation of heat with a thermal energy close to 24MeV.

Dr. Miles began these experiments as a response to Dr. Julian Schwinger‘s proposal that the reaction was D + H going to Helium-3. Post-doc Benjamin Bush worked with Miles from the University of Texas Austin, and later came to China Lake, to test the hypothesis.

In Anomalous Effects in Deuterated Systems Melvin Miles The Correlation of Excess Heat and Helium, Dr. Miles provides a lesson in the experimental procedure used to measure the elusive nuclear product. Watch on Youtube here:
https://youtu.be/KM82RW7_II4

The video is taken from an interview with Dr. Miles conducted in August 2015 amid the idyllic southern Oregon, US wilderness in the town of Wolf Creek. Patent lawyer David French joined me at the cabin where Miles was vacationing with his dog Lady.

Two-and-a-half hours of video was reduced to 25 minutes, an eternity for Youtube, but the story of these experiments could be told in no less time. Visuals utilize graphics found in Miles’ papers, as well as the papers from scientists around the world who have also reported finding helium.

A complete transcript of the movie is at Anomalous-Effects-Audio-Transcript

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Read Anomalous Effects in Deuterated Systems, Final Report authored in 1995, when the China Lake cold fusion program ended:
http://lenr-canr.org/acrobat/MilesManomalousea.pdf

A Summary of Miles’ work by Jed Rothwell is here
http://lenr-canr.org/acrobat/RothwellJintroducti.pdf

Dr. Miles thinks the paper Correlation Of Excess Enthalpy And Helium-4 Production: A Review. in Tenth International Conference on Cold Fusion is a good overview, too:
http://lenr-canr.org/acrobat/MilesMcorrelatioa.pdf

A list of papers on the work of Melvin Miles and other Navy researchers is here at the lenr archive http://lenr-canr.org/wordpress/?page_id=952

Anomalous Effects takes Cold Fusion Now! video to a new evolution with the addition of title music by the excellent Esa Ruoho a.k.a. Lackluster, an electronic musician based in Etelä-Suomi, Finland. I hope you found the sounds elevating as I did.

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A feature documentary film on the last underground on Earth – cold fusion breakthrough energy – is in the works. Your generous support could send Ruby to get more video at ICCF-20 in Japan! Show us you appreciate what we do with your financial contribution.





If I had two loaves of bread, I would sell one and buy hyacinths, for they would feed my soul. –Mohammed

Upcoming Events for May and 2016

Global Breakthrough Energy Movement Conference in Bastrop, Texas, US brings science, art, politics and grassroots activism together for radical environmental change starting May 28.

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Global Breakthrough Energy Movement
Conference 2016

Advanced Tickets

Event to be LIVESTREAMED.

May 28-29, 2016
Bastrop/Austin, Texas US


 

A LENR meeting is newly proposed to educate mainstream scientists on developments in the field. Sponsored by the European Physical Society, the meeting is contingent upon at least 40 registrants. However, the scheduled program is available and contains talks by leaders in the field.

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Satellite Meeting on LENR
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Scheduled Program

Saturday, July 9, 2016
MTC100.03
Maria-Theresiacollege
Sint-Michielsstraat 2
Leuven, Belgium

*Meeting subject to 40 or more registrations by May 31st.


 

The 20th International Conference on Condensed Matter Nuclear Science occurs in Sendai, Japan this October. Sponsored by Clean Planet and Tohoku University, updates on experimental results and commercial successes and challenges will be presented.

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Co-chairs Professors Yasuhiro Iwamura and Jirohta Kasagi
Hosted by CMNR Division, Research Center for Electron Photon Science (ELPH)and Tohoku University
Sponsored in part by Tohoku University and Clean Planet

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Clean Planet

October 2-7, 2016
Sendai City Information & Industrial Plaza
Sendai, Japan


To list an Event, contact Ruby Carat at ruby@coldfusionnow.org.

JCF-16 closes 2015 announcing ICCF-20 for 2016

The Japan Cold Fusion Research Society closed out 2015 with their 16th meeting held Dec. 11-12 in Kyoto.

The JCF-16 Program and Abstracts are archived here.

The last major conference of 2015, JCF-16 speaker Yasuhiro Iwamura announced the launch of the ICCF-20 website.

Toshiro Sengaku of Amateur LENR attended the meeting and posted photos from his @sengakut Twitter site.

The 20th International Conference on Condensed Matter Nuclear Science will be held October 2-7, 2016 in Sendai Japan at Tohoku University, the home of the new laboratory where commercial and academic researchers are now collaborating on the production of excess heat and the transmutation of nuclear waste.

In addition to the scientific talks, host Professor Eiichi Yamaguchi opened the proceedings by sharing his memory of “the time he spent with Fleischmann and Pons in IMRA in Southern France in 1990’s” and “expressed his hope to bring all their efforts to fruition very soon,” said Hideki Yoshino of Clean Planet, Inc, a partner in the Tohoku project,

Meeting Martin Fleischmann and Stanley Pons

For more information on ICCF20, go to the conference website www.iccf20.net

If you are on Facebook, find ICCF20 at https://www.facebook.com/iccf20/



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In this season of giving, give your thanks to this
dedicated servant of the new energy revolution.

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BRILLOUIN ENERGY CORP. HOSTS INFORMATION SESSION ON LENR THERMAL ENERGY TECHNOLOGY AT U.S. CAPITOL

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Brillouin Energy Corp. presented its groundbreaking thermal energy technology on Capitol Hill last week. Attendees included Members of Congress, congressional aides, federal government officials, industry representatives, and citizens’ groups concerned with the federal government’s progress on developing clean energy solutions.

“It was great to see that much interest in DC for a true safe green nuclear power technology,” commented Brillouin’s President and Chief Technology Officer, Robert Godes.

Attendees were able to learn about Brillouin’s prototype LENR reactors and hear from a number of speakers, including Dr. Michael McKubre of Stanford Research International (SRI). Brillouin and SRI have entered into a technology research agreement under which SRI is engaged in calibration testing and independent analysis of the Brillouin technology.

As Dr. McKubre noted in a report distributed at the event, “it is very clear that something on the order of four times (4x) and potentially more gain in power (and therefore ultimately energy) was achieved at an impressive and industrially significant operating temperature of around 640°C. To my knowledge this had not been achieved before in the LENR field. The fact that the Q pulse input is capable of triggering the excess power on and off is also highly significant.”

In addition, Dr. Banning Garrett, former Strategic Foresight Senior Fellow at the Atlantic Council, was also present and issued a report detailing the current status of the LENR field and credibility of Brillouin’s claims. As Dr. Garrett noted, “LENR power generation, if realized, has the potential to become one of the technologies for transformation of the global energy system.”

Brillouin’s breakthrough technology is now garnering national and international attention and the company looks forward to working with government and industry leaders to bring this technology to market.

Background on Brillouin
Brillouin Energy Corporation is a clean-technology company based in Berkeley, CA, which is developing, in collaboration with the Stanford Research Institute (SRI), an ultra-clean, low-cost, renewable energy technology that is capable of producing commercially useful amounts of thermal energy.

The Brillouin technology is based on low energy nuclear reactions (LENR). The result is ultra-clean, low-cost, and sustainable renewable energy that doesn’t rely on any type of fossil fuel, chemical, or nuclear fuel. This process produces zero emissions and no solid wastes which pollute the environment.

Brillouin’s technology is a proprietary method of electrical stimulation of nickel metal conductors using a proprietary control system. The process pulses the system to generate excess heat. The excess heat produced is a product of reactions in hydrogen (from water or gas) in the nickel metal lattice. The process is neither fission nor fusion—rather, electrons change protons to nearly-stationary neutrons in the nickel metal lattice, generating heat.

The reactor converts hydrogen into helium, which has slightly less mass—that mass difference creates a large amount of thermal energy without burning any hydrocarbon energy sources. The reactor is very small relative to the amount of thermal energy output, making the technology very clean and efficient with a virtually inexhaustible fuel supply. Brillouin is currently working to scale the heat production up to commercial output levels.
Brillouin has developed TWO systems:

1) The WET™ Boiler, which is being designed to generate heat from 212º to 302º Fahrenheit, and is intended for home heating and hot water use.
2) The HHT™ Boiler, which is being designed to generate heat at 932º to 1,112º Fahrenheit, and is intended for commercial electricity generation.

For more information:
POC: Robert George
RWGeorge@BrillouinEnergy.com

See also: MAJOR UNITED STATES ENERGY BREAKTHROUGH ANNOUNCED AT U.S. CAPITOL published on Conservative Base.

Happening this week

The 22nd Russian Conference on Cold Nuclear Transmutation of Chemical Elements and Ball Lighting is currently ongoing in Sochi, Russia.

Author Mats Lewan speaks this Friday in Brussels, Belgium.

This Saturday, a conference on LENR and other renewables convenes in Terni, Italy.

See details below.

Also, find a personal note from Dr. Peter Hagelstein as well as his presentation slides from the IEEE Meeting on “LENR Phenomenon” on the updated http://coldfusionnow.org/ieee-meeting-on-lenr-phenomenon-well-attended/




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Conference at RUSSIAN ACADEMY of SCIENCES

22nd Russian Conference on Cold Nuclear Transmutation of Chemical Elements and Ball Lighting
Chairman of the RCCNT&BL-22 Organizing Committee
Yury Bazhutov
Vice-Chairmen
Vladimir Bychkov, Nikolai Samsonenko

Sept 27-October 4, 2015
Dagomys, Sochi, Krasnodar region, Russia

Abstracts




mats-lewan-400x400Lunch Talk at Full Circle Club

ON ENDLESS ENERGY
Speaker Mats Lewan
Author An Impossible Invention

Friday 2 October 12.30-2.00PM
Brussels, Belgium





Workday at Palasi de Terni

LENR and Other Renewables

October 3, 2015 09:30
Palasi of Terni, Italy

 
 
 




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