At the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) website, users may now seek out their dream job, their next contract work assignment, or perhaps an entry-level student internship. Job seekers may post a resume, while employee seekers may post job listings. The site also offers global career resources, a personal job coach service, and a career/life guide for young engineers making the school to work transfer. Go to www.asme.org/jobs.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.