Looking for a job in the automotive industry just got easier. AutoRecruiter(TM) (www.autorecruiter.com) is a new approach to online recruiting/job hunting. It brings together candidates and employers in one place. Candidates can enter their resumes or search for a job. Employers can then check out prospective candidates. The site even features verbal instructions to get you going. Organizations working with AutoRecruiter include the Society of Automotive Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers, Office for the Study of Automotive Transportation at the University of Michigan, and others.
Researchers at the University of Maryland have achieved a first in lithium-ion battery science: the development of a successful lithium-based battery using one material for all three core components of a battery -- anode, cathode, and electrolyte.
The online Bar Steel Fatigue Database for automotive design engineers has been updated for the fifth time and now contains 134 iterations, or grade/process combinations. It provides better predictability for designing parts with long-term reliability and durability.
FPGAs use programmable fabric to create custom logic, but this flexibility comes at a cost -- usually around 10 times more silicon real estate and 10 times the power dissipation. Can we really claim any FPGA is low power?
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.