The development of the Cornish Beam engine
Looking from the early stages with the discovery of the effects of steam from the ancient Greeks, the early pioneers of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries to the nineteenth century pioneers. Looking at the way in which James Watt’s original designed steam engine was altered to become what is known today as ‘The Cornish Beam Engine’. Also looking at the difference the next generation of Thermodynamic engineers such as Richard Trevithick developed what was to be known today as the Cornish Beam engine.
Continuing Professional Development
This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme.
11 May 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm
North West Midlands Local Network
This event will be streamed live and is available to watch online only from any location across the world.
Free of charge