Mini Mechatronics at MD&M West Maxon Motor USA continues to shrink the size of its integrated motors and feedback devices. At the Medical Design and Manufacturing Show West, the company showed off a new 6-mm DC motor with an integrated magnetoresistance (MR) encoder. Read More
Researchers working with additive manufacturing have said multimaterial techniques will allow industry “to fabricate materials with combinations of density, strength, and thermal expansion that do not exist [yet].”
The term "multiphysics" is used to describe the simulation of multiple types of physics and their influence on one another -- for example, the investigation of the behavior of a chemical in liquid form will involve both chemistry and fluid dynamics.
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