Recent Articles

April 10, 2018 11:25 am
Ryan Mohs, Process Engineer, All Flex
The groundwork of any FEA simulation requires modeling of the component or assembly in question. In a flexible heater application, this would most commonly include modeling of the heater and any other components that directly interface with the heater...
April 9, 2018 10:14 am
Thomas Renner
A Pennsylvania high school robotics team set four world records in global competitions during the past year. Even after setting a record in its third competition, the Pittsburgh-based squad continued to raise the ante in this year’s FIRST Tech Challenge. In FIRST Tech Challenge, teams were tasked to design, build, program and operate robots to compete in a head-to-head challenge.
April 5, 2018 11:52 pm
AP News
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced it will spin off the Magneti Marelli components business as part of its five-year plan to be announced in June.
April 6, 2018 12:06 am
Science Daily
Metallic conductivity and hydrophilicity of MXenes have established them as electrodes in rechargeable batteries and supercapacitors, as well as other applications, including photothermal cancer therapy, electromagnetic shielding, water purification and gas sensing.
April 6, 2018 12:27 am
Rob Matheson, MIT News
Startup’s optoelectronic chips could reduce energy usage by up to 50 percent in data centers while increasing computing speeds.
April 6, 2018 9:55 am
Tierney King
You may have seen water droplets defy the rules of physics. Moisture on cypress or juniper trees that have distinct, forked leaves often defy this rule with dew droplets that hang from their leaves. This small detail inspired a team of researchers...
April 5, 2018 11:13 am
Cyndi Kuka and Chuck Cimalore, MRV Communications and Omnify Software
Product Lifecycle Management technology empowers companies to be in control of their compliance data and create cost effective and efficient compliance management processes. By making environmental compliance an integral part of the standard product development process, you will have the power to bring compliant products to market faster without sacrificing profit margin.
April 3, 2018 10:36 pm
Tierney King
A Bloomberg report claims Apple Inc. will use its own chips in Mac computers by 2020, completely replacing processors from Intel Corp., according to individuals familiar with the plans.
April 3, 2018 11:03 am
Ryan Mohs, Process Engineer, All Flex
The design process for a new heater commonly consists of building a series of prototypes to determine the final design and power specifications. Finite Element Analysis (FEA) can be implemented into the design ¬¬process for a new flexible heater to reduce the time spent in the prototype/feedback loop phase of the heater.
March 29, 2018 3:07 pm
Lee Goldberg
Will our next wave of prosperity be driven by products and technologies that can halt climate change? A recent study prepared by the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), a forward-looking think tank, dedicated to creating market-based environmental solutions, provides convincing arguments a third path is available that leads to a vibrant, sustainable future.
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