Fuel Economy Debate Heats Up
Features 10/8/2007 Post a comment Automakers are furious over proposed fuel economy legislation that they say will drive them out of business - environmental groups believe they're lying
Powering Up Green Design
Features 10/8/2007 Post a comment Companies are hot on cooling their productís reliance on energy consumption and hazardous materials. PLM and CAD software can help companies achieve their sustainable design goals
What should be the perception of a productís real-world performance with regard to the published spec sheet? While it is easy to assume that the product will operate according to spec, what variables should be considered, and is that a designer obligation or a customer responsibility? Or both?
Biomimicry has already found its way into the development of robots and new materials, with researchers studying animals and nature to come up with new innovations. Now thanks to researchers in Boston, biomimicry could even inform the future of electrical networks for next-generation displays.
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