Next-Gen Engineers: Agricultural Engineering to Scale
September 1, 2017
The American Association of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE), based in St. Joseph, MI, is the host of an International ¼ Scale Tractor Design Competition.
Arizona State University, Amazon Bring Voice Technology Program to University Setting
August 22, 2017
ASU-specific skill for Alexa, a voice-enabled dorm, student skills developers, and voice application development courses included in the program.
Humans Play Crash Test Dummy Role for Autonomous Vehicle Testing
August 15, 2017
Standard crash test dummies weren’t optimal for testing the automated braking systems.
element14 Names Winners of Upcycle It Design Challenge
August 1, 2017
Winners of Upcycle It challenge submitted innovative designs by giving new life to retro items.
Tooling Up for 3D-printable Steel
August 1, 2017
To understand why steel poses such a challenge for 3D printing, you have to look at the production process on the microscopic level.
Education, Innovation & Challenge
July 1, 2017
Next-Gen Engineers Student Design Competition Profile: Future Engineers.
Reaching for the Pinnacle of Advanced Vehicle Tech
June 1, 2017
Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois hosts a design competition, principally with North American universities.
UM-Dearborn Students 3D Print Parts for Electric Car with EnvisionTEC
May 17, 2017
Battery cooling for a Formula SAE Electric race car, thanks to 3D printed ducts.
Carnegie Mellon’s NextManufacturing Center to Host Symposium at RAPID
May 3, 2017
Event will showcase presentations from industry, research, government and nonprofit leaders in 3-D printing, and poster session highlighting cutting-edge research.
Stand Behind STEM/STEAM Programming
May 1, 2017
STEM projects build on the natural curiosity of children while teaching the scientific method, engineering, physics and biology, and let kids try on careers at an early age.
Next-Gen Engineers: SME’s Digital Manufacturing Challenge
May 1, 2017
SME conducts a Digital Manufacturing Challenge each year that follows a specific theme.
Dissolvable Metal Supports for 3D Printing - for Real!
April 19, 2017
The solution to dissolvable metal supports causes certain areas of a metal additive manufactured part to react chemically when immersed in a corrosive solution.
A Deeper Look into Metal Additive Manufacturing Material Properties
March 30, 2017
NASA Challenges Teams to Design Small Satellites
March 30, 2017
CubeSats are miniaturized satellites used for space research. This article offers insight into the CubeQuest Challenge that NASA hosts.
Students Get Hands Dirty With Integrated Product Design
March 24, 2017
By tasking students to evaluate a product from a real-world market forces standpoint, they are forced to consider product design trade-offs between feature set, price, market share, aesthetics and usability.
Editor’s Picks: June 6-12, 2019
One of the picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
New SURFCAM Release Now Supports Fast 5-Axis Machining Tool
Software features barrel cutter support, performance improvements and new gun drilling cycle.
America Makes TRX+ @NIAR Technical Review and Exchange Event Headed to Kansas
Speakers at the two-day event include Cindy Ashforth of the Federal Aviation Administration, Chris Holshouser of NIAR, and Doug Hall...
Materialise Receives FDA Clearance for Cardiovascular Planning Software Suite
Introductory Workflow, Mimics Enlight Mitral provides support for transcatheter mitral valve replacements
Editor’s Pick: New 1U Server for HPC Features Cascade Lake Xeon and Tesla GPU
Microway NumberSmasher 1U 4 GPU Single Socket Server comes ready for the most...
Editor’s Pick: Core i9 and RTX Graphics Make for a Powerful New Mobile Workstation
MSI WS65 mobile workstation offers rugged high-end power for demanding professional work.
Editor’s Pick: Connecting Part Scanning to Part Printing to Improve Production Quality
Markforged Blacksmith uses artificial intelligence to teach 3D metal printers how to...
Editor’s Pick: Real-time Process Monitoring for Metal Additive Manufacturing
Sigma Labs PrintRite3D Version 5 offers real-time analysis of metal 3D printing...