This fiber optic graphic mural skyline visually shows the changing of the seasons. The building and foliage in the mural change colors to show the four seasons. It measures 60 by 120 ft and incorporates more than 8 miles of fiber optics with just four 50W halogen bulbs rated at 5,000 hours each. It is designed for large public areas such as shopping malls, theme parks, retailers and restaurants.
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.