ICEM Ltd., developers of surface modeling, analysis, and visualization software for the automotive industry, will hold the first of three 2004 ICEM Surf Users' Meetings on March 17, 2004 in Dearborn, MI. The meeting will provide insight into the U.K. company's recent developments and plans for the future. The 2004 European ICEM Surf Users' Meeting is scheduled for March 22 in Cologne, Germany, and the 2004 Asia/Pacific ICEM Surf Users' Meeting will take place April 29 in Japan. Visit www.icem.com for more information.
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?
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