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June 11, 2018 1:39 pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
A system devised by engineers recovers fresh water from power plants. It could provide a low-cost source of drinking water for parched cities around the world, while also cutting plant operating costs.
June 7, 2018 1:07 pm
Farooq Butt, SVP Business Development & Strategy, WiTricity
According to Farooq Butt, SVP Business Development & Strategy of WiTricity, automobiles are increasingly incorporating advanced wireless communications capabilities as drivers demand seamless access to the apps and functions previously present only on smartphones...
June 7, 2018 9:00 am
Pratima Rao Gluckman and Design Group
Pratima Rao Gluckman wanted to collect stories of leadership for women representing the engineering and tech field. Inspired, she wrote a book to motivate generations of women and help free society from the limiting belief that ability is linked to gender...
June 4, 2018 9:00 am
Pailton Engineering
The US army hopes to have its first Robotic Combat Vehicles Technology demonstrator ready by 2021, but what changes will this unmanned paradigm bring to the manufacture of military vehicles?...
June 1, 2018 9:00 am
Bill Masters
It was on the banks of a kayaking trip that Masters began thinking about spitballs, of all things, that eventually led to 3D printing...
May 30, 2018 9:00 am
Tierney King
Robotics has traditionally been associated with industrial applications such as manufacturing, but the market is now shifting to rapidly growing segments such a consumer, enterprise, military, healthcare, and vehicle applications...
May 29, 2018 9:00 am
Tomas Kellner & Greg Petsche, GE Reports
CA team at GE Renewable Energy in Barcelona, Spain, and are designing a special tower for the Haliade-X 12 MW, the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine...
May 25, 2018 11:41 am
Tierney King
When Nik Wright and Yulin Chu helped create a robot that dispenses frozen yogurt, they did not expect the creation to be selling in places like the Pentagon, Houston Space Center and McCarran International Airport....
May 25, 2018 9:00 am
Jonathan Wilkins, EU Automation
Zoomorphism describes how animal characteristics can apply to inanimate objects, which could have the potential to innovate the robotic world. Jonathan Wilkins explains how zoomorphism can impact the design for better industrial robots...
May 24, 2018 9:00 am
Jonathan Scott
Additive Manufacturing (AM) is a hot topic in the engineering, manufacturing, and product development worlds right now. AM will drastically change how product development is done, and will impact PLM, PLM systems and the field of DFM...
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