Internet infiltrates the factory floor
A world-class bearing research center
European F-16 shoots and scores with first AMRAAM
Technology simulates sonic boom ocean penetration
Semiconductive sensor puts notebook touchpads on a diet
Auto Hall of Fame cites quality-winner Wetzel
Fender diverts road spray, cools wheels
Simplicity keys controller versatility
European CAD vendor goes global
Acoustic emission testing inspects welds under jackets
Open buses drive device-level solutions
New ac drive designed for machine-tool builders
Snowshoes warm up wintertime fun
Compact encoder boosts resolution, cuts costs
Composite give exercise bike competitive edge
3D CAD cuts meter size
Photogrammetry enables faster, more accurate car body
CAD/CAM comes to windows
What should be the perception of a product’s 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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