On May 17, Design News will produce E2E on Automotive technology, a special online conference with engineers on Automotive's toughest design challenges. On June 15, Design News and EDN will jointly produce E2E on Electronics/Test and Measurement, a special online technical conference on current engineering issues and challenges in electronics. The editors of the two magazines are developing the topics and identifying speakers. Among the general topics: wireless technology, sensors, power and heat management, and buses and boards. Don't wait. Register at www.designnews.com/E2E.
More and more robots are becoming more autonomous all the time. Now Lockheed Martin has completed a demo mission with two completely autonomous robotic vehicles performing resupply, reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition.
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.
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.