IBM Launches HPC Cloud Offering
News 6/24/2011 7 comments IBM launches a private HPC cloud offering optimized for running engineering and technical applications and aimed at helping reduce skyrocketing IT costs.
Surf's Up on Custom Board Design
News 6/13/2011 5 comments Firewire Surfboards and partner ShapeLogic leverage NX CAD tools to deliver an online, 3-D customization system that lets customers directly drive board design.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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