Tag: Stanley Pons

Stephen Bannister on the Cold Fusion Now! podcast

Episode 22 of the Cold Fusion Now! podcast features Dr. Stephen C. Bannister, an Economist at University of Utah Salt Lake City. Dr. Bannister received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois, Champaign and then spent a career in high technology, becoming Director of Novell in Provo, Utah. He then returned for a PhD …

MIT goes Live with Cold Fusion 101

Cold Fusion 101: Introduction to Excess Power in Fleischmann-Pons Experiments starts tomorrow morning 10:30AM Cambridge-time Tuesday, January 20 on the campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology and runs through Friday, January 23. LIVESTREAM ON ColdFusionNow Youtube Channel google+ here! Led by Dr. Peter Hagelstein of MIT and Dr. Mitchell Swartz of JET Energy, Inc, the … Continue reading MIT goes Live with Cold Fusion 101

Patenting Cold Fusion Inventions before the US Patent & Trademark Office – Part 1

The following is a paper prepared by David J French in support of a Poster Presentation at ICCF-18, the 18th International Conference on Cold Fusion held in Columbia, Missouri over July 21 – 27, 2013. The paper as reproduced on ColdFusionNow is divided into two parts. Part 2 is available here. Part 1 now follows. … Continue reading Patenting Cold Fusion Inventions before the US Patent & Trademark Office – Part 1

Chase Peterson, Former President of University of Utah, Dies

This article was originally published in Infinite Energy Magazine here. CHASE PETERSON, FORMER PRESIDENT OF UNIVERSITY OF UTAH, DIES by Marianne Macy Chase Nebeker Peterson, former President of University of Utah, died on September 14, 2014 from complications of pneumonia. His life story was traced in his 2012 autobiography, The Guardian Poplar: A Memoir of … Continue reading Chase Peterson, Former President of University of Utah, Dies

2014 LANR/CF Colloquium marks 25th Anniversary of New Energy Breakthrough

The 2014 CF/LANR Colloquium will be held Friday, Saturday, and Sunday March 21-23, 2014 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, MA USA. Nearby Hotels and Lodging for CF/LANR Colloquium at MIT [.pdf] This event will mark the 25th anniversary of the announcement of the discovery of cold fusion by Drs. Martin Fleischmann … Continue reading 2014 LANR/CF Colloquium marks 25th Anniversary of New Energy Breakthrough

Industry and academic partnerships report from JCF-14 meeting

The Japanese Cold Fusion Research Society (JCF) held their fourteenth meeting on December 7-8, 2013 at the Tokyo Institute of Technology in Tokyo, Japan where teams from academia and industry reported on their research. Japanese business was an early supporter of cold fusion, also called Condensed-matter Fusion (CF), with giants like Toyota Corporation funding research … Continue reading Industry and academic partnerships report from JCF-14 meeting

Cold Fusion and Skeptopathy

skeptopathy Web definitions Pathological skepticism; an irrational belief that a phenomenon must be false merely because it is unusual. en.wiktionary.org/wiki/skeptopathy There is no better example of skeptopathy doing great harm to humanity than the history of cold fusion. Everyone is probably familiar with Fleischmann and Pons’ claim that they had discovered a nuclear reaction that … Continue reading Cold Fusion and Skeptopathy

Stanley Pons’ Preface from J.P. Biberian’s La Fusion dans Tous ses États translated

Stanley Pons, co-discoverer of cold fusion, left the United States in 1991 amidst an unprecedented assault. Physicists wedded to the 100-year-old standard model of nuclear theory, and whose funding would be jeopardized by this seemingly simpler approach to energy production, ‘threw tantrums’ and attacked with vehemence. Steven E. Koonin, who left Caltech Institute to work … Continue reading Stanley Pons’ Preface from J.P. Biberian’s La Fusion dans Tous ses États translated

Swedish District Heat Is A Perfect Fit For Cold Fusion

Original article on Atom-Ecology here. Cold fusion is a technology that has arrived in practical form, and that practical form is simple district heat. It’s strange that so many people think of energy only as electricity to power devices or petrol to fuel a vehicle. Anything short of those most convenient energy sources is treated … Continue reading Swedish District Heat Is A Perfect Fit For Cold Fusion

Letter to Nature on Martin Fleischmann released

On August 3, 2012 Dr. Martin Fleischmann, co-discoverer of cold fusion, passed away in his home after a long illness. Obituaries produced by mainstream news outlets were nothing more than gross distortions of career that exemplified intellectual honesty and integrity. The science journal Nature was but one publication that mischaracterized Fleischmann’s work where author Philip … Continue reading Letter to Nature on Martin Fleischmann released