Acknowledgment

A non-profit institution like the Pacific Center of Thermal-fluids Engineering depends very much on the public support from industry, government, and other sources. Our gratitude is extended to all institutions, groups, and individuals that have provided financial and moral support, especially to:

  • Australian Gas Light Co., Australia
  • Babcock-Hitachi K. K., Japan
  • Begell House Publishers, U.S.A.
  • Bently Nevada Corporation, U.S.A.
  • Bently Pressurized Bearing Company, U.S.A.
  • Calsonic Corp., Japan
  • Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Japan
  • Copal Company Limited, Japan
  • Commemorative Association for Japan World Exposition, Japan
  • Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Daikin Industries, Ltd., Japan
  • Daewoo Foundation, Korea
  • Denso Corporation, Japan
  • Electric Commission of New South Wales, Australia
  • Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd., Japan
  • Gold Star Co. Ltd., Korea
  • Halla Engineering & Heavy Industries, Ltd., Korea
  • Hanjin Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Hokkaido Gas Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Honda R&D Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Hyosung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Hyundai Precision & Industries Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries Co., Ltd., Japan
  • KANEKA CORPORATION, Japan
  • Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd., Japan
  • Kawasaki Steel Corporation, Japan
  • KIA Motors Corp., Korea
  • KOBE STEEL, LTD., Japan
  • Komatsu Ltd., Japan
  • Komatsu Electronics Inc., Japan
  • Korea Electric Power Corporation, Korea
  • Korea Heavy Industry and Construction Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Korean Airlines Industries Ltd., Korea
  • Kubota Corporation, Japan
  • Kyungwon Century, Korea
  • LG Electronics Inc., Korea
  • LMP Engineering Consulting, U.S.A.
  • Lucky Goldstar, Korea
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Japan
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan
  • Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Japan
  • MITSUI ENGINEERING & SHIPBUILDING CO., LTD., Japan
  • Mitsui Toatsu Chemical, Inc., Japan
  • National Research Council, Taiwan
  • NGK Insulators, Ltd., Japan
  • Nippon Steel Corporation, Japan
  • OBAYASHI CORPORATION, Japan
  • Osaka Gas Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Pohang Iron & Steel Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd., Japan
  • Showa Aluminum Corporation, Japan
  • Samsung, Korea
  • Sharp Corporation, Japan
  • Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd., Japan
  • SUMITOMO CHEMICAL CO., LTD., Japan
  • SUMITOMO METAL INDUSTRIES, LTD., Japan
  • SUMITOMO PRECISION PRODUCTS CO., LTD., Japan
  • Takuma Co., Ltd., Japan
  • THE KANSAI ELECTRIC POWER CO., INC., Japan
  • TOKYO GAS CO., LTD., Japan
  • Toray Industries, Inc., Japan
  • Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc., Japan
  • Toshiba Corporation, Japan
  • Toyo Engineering Works, Ltd., Japan
  • Tongyang Machinery and Engineering Co., Ltd., Korea
  • Tsukasa Sokken Company, Ltd., Japan
  • Turbo and Power Machinery Research Center, Korea