January 1, 2019
Inside This Issue
AR-VR: Beyond Joysticks and Touchscreens
Voice command, hand gesture, texture mimicry and other advances bring a greater touch of naturalism to AR-VR.
Coming up ACES
Automated, connected, electric and shared (ACES) vehicles present new design challenges.
Design Software Review: IronCAD 2019
Pioneering program gets a host of improvements.
Meshless FEA Opportunities
Is there a future for meshless methods in mainstream analysis?
Virtual Printing Enables Next Phase of AM Adoption
Simulating 3D prints will make it easier to create high-quality end-use parts using additive manufacturing.
Biomimicry Inspires Lightweight Lattice Design
The combination of nature and new topology optimization and simulation tools serves up a powerful approach to achieving lightweighting design.
To 3D Print, or Not to 3D Print?
Consider the application, volume requirements and operational efficiencies.
Weaving Materials into the Design Workflow
Advances in materials science offer promises of part quality improvement at the microstructure level.
Dell Precision 3530 Mobile Workstation Review
This 15.6-in. system delivers great performance and long battery life.
@Xi PowerGo XT Mobile Workstation Review
This powerful mobile workstation equals desktop performance.