The vibration institute is offering three upcoming courses. Basic machine vibrations (Feb. 22-25, Tempe, AZ) is intended to familiarize participants with predictive maintenance techniques. Machinery vibration analysis (Feb. 22-25, Tempe, AZ) focuses on the effects of vibration, instrumentation used to measure vibration, and techniques used for analysis and control. And advanced machinery vibration analysis (April 26-29, Syria, VA) focuses on additional analytical techniques possible with dual-channel FFT analysis. For more information on the vibration institute and its courses, visit www.vibinst.org.
This year, Design News is getting a head start on the Fourth of July celebration. In honor of our country and its legacy of engineering innovation -- in all of its forms -- we are taking you on an alphabetical tour through all 50 states to showcase interesting engineering breakthroughs and historically significant events.
Earlier this year paralyzed IndyCar drive Sam Schmidt did the seemingly impossible -- opening the qualifying rounds at Indy by driving a modified Corvette C7 Stingray around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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.