News 4/21/2003 Post a comment Professor Bill Fahrenholtz of the Ceramic Engineering Department of the University of Missouri-Rolla is developing high-temperature ceramics that could be used in the next-generation space shuttle.
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News 4/21/2003 Post a comment Despite benefits of working together, corporate politics and cultural differences keep many engineers and purchasing managers at arms length from each other
In many engineering workplaces, there’s a generational conflict between recent engineering graduates and older, more experienced engineers. However, a recent study published in the psychology journal Cognition suggests that both may have something to learn from another group: 4 year olds.
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.
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