Request for Proposal
Status: RFP is Closed

Experts in Non-Vapor Compression

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Feb 11, 2016
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Subject Matter Experts are sought for compensated technical consulting opportunities. Top respondents will be selected for engagement depending on the nature and scope of their expertise as detailed in the EXPERT CAPABILITIES FORM.


NineSigma must receive all applications no later than: February 26, 2016.




Phone: +1-216-283-3901


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RFP Title


Experts in Non-Vapor Compression
RFP Description
NineSigma, on behalf of a Global Client, is seeking Subject Matter Experts to engage in technical consulting activities to provide information and analyses of emerging technology trends relating to non-vapor compression technologies.

Non-vapor compression technologies are driven by demands for efficiency and sustainability features. Current technology options are limited in their potential for extensive optimization to meet client demands for the future. NineSigma’s client hypothesizes that technology solutions may exist in areas outside of their traditional industrial focus that could represent potentially disruptive innovations in their market space. The goal of the Request is to identify technical experts with expertise in non-vapor compression solutions to determine their viability in end-product applications.


Key Success Criteria

Experts will have capabilities, existing products, or ongoing research related to one or more of the following areas:

• Thermoelastic cooling

• Membrane heat pumps

• Evaporative systems

• Evaporative liquid desiccant A/C

• Magnetocaloric technologies

• Vuilleumier Heat Pumps

• Thermoelectric systems


Ideal candidates will also:

• Have an understanding of the practicable aspects of applying the technologies

• Understand core materials and/or components which enable technologies

• Understand key technical and non-technical barriers to large scale adoption of the technologies


Items to be Submitted

To respond to this Expert opportunity, please follow the link below to access and complete our Expert Capabilities Form. Note that you will need a copy of your CV, resume or professional bio in order to complete the form. You are also welcome to provide additional supplemental information highlighting your expertise in this field.




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