I agree that level of complexity is increasing in hybrid cars day by day. But I could not imagine why it would overwhelmed engineering. Relatively speaking one CBD could be more or less complex than others. But the maturity of knowledge (and automated tools) to handle or measure such complexity (in electronics) is also increasing.
A case in point --> Do you think Hybrid electronics in Cars are more complex that IPhone?
Altair has released an update of its HyperWorks computer-aided engineering simulation suite that includes new features focusing on four key areas of product design: performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, and new technologies.
At IMTS last week, Stratasys introduced two new multi-materials PolyJet 3D printers, plus a new UV-resistant material for its FDM production 3D printers. They can be used in making jigs and fixtures, as well as prototypes and small runs of production parts.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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