Devil Botz: A FIRST Contender
News 3/28/2011 Post a comment Burlington High School's Devil Botz team works its way through this year's FIRST regional competitions and reaches for success with a pneumatic robot arm extension.
Autodesk Launches 2012 Lineup
News 3/25/2011 Post a comment In addition to enhancements across a host of areas, the new Autodesk Product Design Suite and AutoCAD 2012 families have been architected to create an integrated experience and make it easier to access multiple products.
Image-Based Barcode Readers
News 3/8/2011 Post a comment Vision-System-On-Chip technology achieves new level of read rates and processing throughput to outperform laser scanners in high speed applications.
Prototyping Your Way Out of a Mess
News 3/1/2011 Post a comment Whether it's in an industrial, office or home setting, until the world goes totally wireless, dealing with tangles of cords will be a reality of modern life. Designer Micah Maraia created a way to more quickly unravel the mess of cords in your life.
Conventional wisdom holds that MIT, Cal Tech, and Stanford are three of the country’s best undergraduate engineering schools. Unfortunately, when conventional wisdom visits the topic of best engineering schools, it too often leaves out some of the most distinguished programs that don’t happen to offer PhD-level degrees.
Airbus Defence and Space has 3D printed titanium brackets for communications satellites. The redesigned, one-piece 3D-printed brackets have better thermal resistance than conventionally manufactured parts, can be produced faster, cost 20% less, and save about 1 kg of weight per satellite.
A group of researchers at the Seoul National University have discovered a way to take material from cigarette butts and turn it into a carbon-based material that’s ideal for storing energy and creating a powerful supercapacitor.
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