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NSF Funds $2 Million Skunk Works to Improve STEM Education > ENGINEERING.com

NSF Funds $2 Million Skunk Works to Improve STEM Education > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Purdue University creates a lone-wolf team to help transform mechanical engineering education in the U.S.
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Five decades of laser light in automotive

Five decades of laser light in automotive | US Engineering | Scoop.it
In this International Year of Light, the photonics industry has joined together to announce the importance of light and optical technologies in our lives.
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GM’s New Paint Process Saves on Time and Energy > ENGINEERING.com

GM’s New Paint Process Saves on Time and Energy > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Better materials and processing cuts energy use in half.
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Manufacturing Optimism Persists as Technology Changes Landscape - U.S. News & World Report

Manufacturing Optimism Persists as Technology Changes Landscape - U.S. News & World Report | US Engineering | Scoop.it
The digital revolution may have irreversibly changed the face of U.S. manufacturing. That might not be a bad thing.
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Engineers Create Bracelet That Warns Against Sunburn > ENGINEERING.com

Engineers Create Bracelet That Warns Against Sunburn > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
The device goes from blue to clear when it has been exposed to too much ultraviolet light.
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Artificial Color-Changing Material Could Be a Breakthrough For Camouflage & Civil Engineering > ENGINEERING.com

Artificial Color-Changing Material Could Be a Breakthrough For Camouflage & Civil Engineering > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Engineers borrow a trick from nature, creating a chameleon-like material that changes color as it moves.
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Engineering Student's Research Aimed at Walking Again > ENGINEERING.com

Engineering Student's Research Aimed at Walking Again > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
A Vanderbilt mechanical engineering student is studying technology that can help overcome his paralysis.
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Manufacturing Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word For Today’s STEM Talent

Manufacturing Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word For Today’s STEM Talent | US Engineering | Scoop.it
When most people hear the word “manufacturing,” a few images tend to come to mind: low skill, wrench-turning, physically draining work; dirty,..
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Supercomputing Creates Competitive Advantages in U.S. Industrial R&D

Supercomputing Creates Competitive Advantages in U.S. Industrial R&D | US Engineering | Scoop.it
The NCSA is enabling software heavily used in industry to run faster, and it’s creating competitive advantages for some of the nation’s largest companies. Industry is a heavy user of supercomputing: it is central to the business of companies within diverse sectors such as oil and gas, pharmaceutical, aerospace and automotive.
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Laser-Induced Graphene "Super" for Electronics > ENGINEERING.com

Laser-Induced Graphene "Super" for Electronics > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Engineers use laser-induced graphene to produce 3D supercapacitors that could be advance energy storage and flexible electronics.
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December Manufacturing: New Orders, Employment and Production Growing; Inventories Contracting > ENGINEERING.com

December Manufacturing: New Orders, Employment and Production Growing; Inventories Contracting > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
December manufacturing report shows strong results
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The Magnetic Levitating Gear > ENGINEERING.com

The Magnetic Levitating Gear > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Are toothy gears a thing of the past? A new magnetic drive could make driving much more efficient.
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This 3D printing company wants us to 3D print plastic waste

This 3D printing company wants us to 3D print plastic waste | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Better Future Factory’s Perpetual Plastic Project aims to use a 3D printer filament recycler to turn everyday plastic waste into something useful.

Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc
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The Squirt Shape 3D Printer - a Moonshot Project > ENGINEERING.com

The Squirt Shape 3D Printer - a Moonshot Project > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Prosthetic Design Inc has a process that uses polar instead of rectangular coordinates and injects instead of extruding.
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VIDEO: Introducing NASA’s New 10-engine Electric Plane > ENGINEERING.com

VIDEO: Introducing NASA’s New 10-engine Electric Plane > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
The Greased Lighting (GL-10) is a 10-engine aircraft that takes off like a helicopter, but flies like an airplane.
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Nano “Sandwich” Could Improve Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries > ENGINEERING.com

Nano “Sandwich” Could Improve Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Rechargeable electronics to last longer with molybdenum disulfide sheets
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Cloud-Based ERP System Helps Manufacturer Boost Bottom Line > ENGINEERING.com

Cloud-Based ERP System Helps Manufacturer Boost Bottom Line > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Epec wins award for lean, agile process modernization with NetSuite system
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Design News - Engineering Materials - Free 3D Printing Database of Industrial Machines & Materials

Design News - Engineering Materials - Free 3D Printing Database of Industrial Machines & Materials | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Engineers trying to keep track of the ever-ballooning number of materials and machines for additive manufacturing and 3D printing now have some relief: a free searchable database with more than 350 machines and 450 different materials.
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Onshape: The Future of CAD > ENGINEERING.com

Onshape: The Future of CAD > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
As many of you have heard, Onshape went live today with the release of Onshape Beta. I'm very excited because I'm now able to talk about my experience...
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Engineers Week celebrates STEM with one million girls > ENGINEERING.com

Engineers Week celebrates STEM with one million girls > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day Attacks the Gender Gap
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Managing the Tolerance Stack Can Save Manufacturers Significant Time and Money > ENGINEERING.com

Managing the Tolerance Stack Can Save Manufacturers Significant Time and Money > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
GT Technologies talks about their success using tolerancing software
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Survey: Economic Sentiment Rises Among U.S. Industrial Manufacturers

Survey: Economic Sentiment Rises Among U.S. Industrial Manufacturers | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Aiming to fill the skill gap, majority of respondents plan to hire new workers.
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Schaeffler Group North America expanding South Carolina operations in 3 ... - The Tand D.com

Schaeffler Group North America expanding South Carolina operations in 3 ... - The Tand D.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
COLUMBIA — A company that develops and manufactures precision products for machines, equipment and vehicles as well as in aviation and aerospace applications is expanding its operations in three South...
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Marlin Steel’s smart matrix for job and wage growth

Marlin Steel’s smart matrix for job and wage growth | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Baltimore firm’s winning formula: Invest in front-line workers and set their course for a middle-class life.
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Okuma Opens Aerospace Center of Excellence > ENGINEERING.com

Okuma Opens Aerospace Center of Excellence > ENGINEERING.com | US Engineering | Scoop.it
Equipment, parts and engineering services will be available to all tiers of aerospace manufacturing for test cuts and productivity trials
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