News 5/1/2000 Post a comment The proportion of engineers and scientists in the 50-59 age bracket is twice that found in the rest of the labor force, according to a survey from Kelly Scientific Resources.
Research made easy
News 5/1/2000 Post a comment We all know that using the Internet for research is a "good thing." Now finding journal and research information just got easier with ScienceDirect.
Merge wire harness design with CAD
News 5/1/2000 Post a comment With the release of SolidWorksr2000 in April, mechanical CAD users are getting new features, more powerful solid modeling computation, simple migration from 2D to 3D, and web collaboration via e-drawings.
NDES: A fluid power tour de force
News 5/1/2000 Post a comment The National Design Engineering Show (NDES) 2000 was a show of numbers. And when these were added up, the show equaled a greater range of components available for design projects.
Lights, camera, action
News 5/1/2000 Post a comment Not able to make it to The National Design Engineering Show at National Manufacturing Week? No worries. Design News is bringing NMW to you.
Lithium-ion battery prices will drop rapidly over the next 10 years, setting the stage for plug-in vehicles to reach 5%-10% of total automotive sales by the mid- to late-2020s, according to a new study.
Two researchers from Cornell University have won a $100,000 grant from NASA to continue work to develop an energy-harvesting robotic eel the space agency aims to use to explore oceans on one of the moons of Jupiter.
Is the factory smarter than it used to be? From recent buzzwords, you’d think we’ve entered a new dimension in industrial plants, where robots run all physical functions wirelessly and humans do little more than program ever more capable robotics. Some of that is actually true, but it’s been true for a while.
A recent Design News-exclusive study proves that engineering professionals are at the very forefront of this push into the future and making direct financial, performance, and value impact on their organizations by being personally involved or final decision-makers on automation solution and component choices.
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