Last year's tech failures often turn into next year’s leading trends, including glitchy spacecraft, faulty communications, cloud buckets, hacks, machine-bias, bad products and more.
Middle-out approaches concurrently combine the best aspects of traditional top-down and subsystem-level bottom up development methods. But is it enough?
Silicon photonics, fiber optic communications, design for chip-IP security and microsystems in NASA’s SOFIA project are just a few of the topics covered.
Richard Feynman’s famous lecture notes and NASA help remind engineers of the importance of these most basic concepts.