Automotive Body Int'l magazine for automotive body engineers and managers worldwide explores the latest methods for faster and more-efficient product development with the goal of reducing development time and costs. Upcoming issues will cover advanced body design and engineering, automotive body materials, body manufacturing and assembly, safety and environmental systems, and advanced manufacturing process technologies.
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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.