NI Week, National Instruments' 16th annual customer
and technology conference, opened today - the first of three days that will
feature technical sessions, targeted summits, hands-on workshops, and
exhibitions on the latest developments for design, control, automation,
manufacturing and test.
This year, there's also a new way to get information
about the show's schedule, technical sessions, speakers and expo hall. Download
the NI Week mobile app at www.ni.com/niweekmobile.
And, stayed tuned to designnews.com,
where we will have show updates throughout the week.
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.