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.
Conventional wisdom holds that MIT, Cal Tech, and Stanford are three of the country’s best undergraduate engineering schools. Unfortunately, when conventional wisdom visits the topic of best engineering schools, it too often leaves out some of the most distinguished programs that don’t happen to offer PhD-level degrees.
Airbus Defence and Space has 3D printed titanium brackets for communications satellites. The redesigned, one-piece 3D-printed brackets have better thermal resistance than conventionally manufactured parts, can be produced faster, cost 20% less, and save about 1 kg of weight per satellite.
A group of researchers at the Seoul National University have discovered a way to take material from cigarette butts and turn it into a carbon-based material that’s ideal for storing energy and creating a powerful supercapacitor.
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