Fall is in the air, and you know what that means, don't you? It's awards season at Design News.
We are looking for the best products and the best engineers -- the ones who are making strides in the field of design engineering and are not looking back. Is that you or someone you know? If so,
nominate that person (or yourself) in our annual Rising Engineering Stars contest.
Then take the time to look at your product portfolio from the past year. If it is impressive and/or innovative, and if you are proud of it, enter the Golden Mousetrap Awards competition today. An entry form and all the details can be found here.
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.
Clean diesel continues to be the fuel of choice for transportation authorities in major U S cities, in spite of competitive options aimed at reducing emissions, according to a nonprofit agency that represents diesel engine and equipment manufacturers.
A panel at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas discussing upcoming FAA regulations for non-military drones brought out many of the issues that concern both industry and federal regulators.
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