The Congress on the Future of Engineering Software will take place from April 14-17, 2005 at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. This conference, hosted by Cyon Research Corp. and sponsored by Hewlett Packard, will offer a venue for discussion and debate among participants at the sixth annual event. Attenance to the event is by invitation only but requests for invitations will be considered as long as space is available. Topics of discussion include MCAD, AEC and GIS. For more information go to www.cofes.com.
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.
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.