Italian Masters: Leonardo da Vinci – Artist, Engineer, Scientist

2018-02-20T13:14:29-08:00

Figure 1: Leonardo da Vinci, by Francesco Melzi Over the course of this blog series, I have written about a number of Italian Masters of science and engineering, from astronomers like Galileo and Cassini to physicists like Torricelli and Venturi.  I’ve saved the best for last, however: Leonardo da Vinci.  He is the quintessential renaissance man who fits both our running definition of “Italian Master” as well as being included in the standard list of Masters with Rafael, Donatello and Michelangelo  Leonardo’s incredibly broad array of talents and interests have long been the subjects [...]

Italian Masters: Leonardo da Vinci – Artist, Engineer, Scientist2018-02-20T13:14:29-08:00

12 Years a Martian: Mechanical Engineering on Mars, The Red Planet

2018-04-10T16:24:41-07:00

Figure 1: Mars Exploration Rover mobility testing By NASA

12 Years a Martian: Mechanical Engineering on Mars, The Red Planet2018-04-10T16:24:41-07:00

Lean and Agile Mechanical Engineering: Part 1

2018-04-05T16:41:05-07:00

Applying agile development principles to mechanical engineering.

Lean and Agile Mechanical Engineering: Part 12018-04-05T16:41:05-07:00

Project Management Elements Part Two: The Engineering Specification

2018-02-28T14:30:49-08:00

Engineering project management and the importance of the Engineering Specification

Project Management Elements Part Two: The Engineering Specification2018-02-28T14:30:49-08:00

Series on Semiconductor Processing and Integrated Circuits, Part 6: Multilayer Photoresist Processing

2018-03-02T11:35:50-08:00

A look at multilayer photoresist processing.

Series on Semiconductor Processing and Integrated Circuits, Part 6: Multilayer Photoresist Processing2018-03-02T11:35:50-08:00

Compound Semiconductor to Keep Up with Moore’s Law

2018-04-05T14:11:17-07:00

Compound semiconductor to keep up with Moore's Law.

Compound Semiconductor to Keep Up with Moore’s Law2018-04-05T14:11:17-07:00

IEEE’s List of Top Technology Trends for 2014

2018-03-06T13:41:58-08:00

A review of IEEE's article on Top Technology Trends for 2014.

IEEE’s List of Top Technology Trends for 20142018-03-06T13:41:58-08:00

Biomimicry Advances Create e-Whiskers that Allow Robots to Feel

2018-09-06T14:55:37-07:00

As nanotechnology, or the building of machines at the molecule scale, and biomimicry has progressed and advanced, electronic skin and even electronic

Biomimicry Advances Create e-Whiskers that Allow Robots to Feel2018-09-06T14:55:37-07:00

California Gaining Recognition from the US Patent Office

2018-09-06T14:31:15-07:00

The new deputy director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is a Silicon Valley native.

California Gaining Recognition from the US Patent Office2018-09-06T14:31:15-07:00

Counterfeiting The Semiconductor Industry

2018-03-09T14:18:50-08:00

A discussion on counterfeiting of semiconductor components and how it affects the electronics industry.

Counterfeiting The Semiconductor Industry2018-03-09T14:18:50-08:00

‘Green Light’ in Greenland Lends Hope For Rare Earth Mining

2018-03-06T14:44:05-08:00

A discussion over the mining availabilityof rare earth elements in Greenland and what it means to the semiconductor and engineering industries

‘Green Light’ in Greenland Lends Hope For Rare Earth Mining2018-03-06T14:44:05-08:00

Eco Friendly Engineering Materials & Designs: Roofing

2018-04-05T15:52:35-07:00

Engineering designs and materials for roofing that work like a heat sink and help with the thermal management within a structure.

Eco Friendly Engineering Materials & Designs: Roofing2018-04-05T15:52:35-07:00

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Spherification Technique

2018-03-06T15:22:08-08:00

this week on The Engineer's Kitchen,I look at the technique of creating caviar type dishes known as spherification

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Spherification Technique2018-03-06T15:22:08-08:00

Engineering Environmentally Friendly Materials: Concrete

2018-03-13T11:30:28-07:00

We look at engineering materials to replace concrete while keeping the thermal properties and thermal management of the substance.

Engineering Environmentally Friendly Materials: Concrete2018-03-13T11:30:28-07:00

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Steak and Avocado Wraps

2018-04-06T14:57:17-07:00

Steak and avocados are the star as we engineer and quick and healthy wrap for our lunch menu on The Engineer's Kitchen

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Steak and Avocado Wraps2018-04-06T14:57:17-07:00

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Mocha Mousse Layered Pie

2018-03-26T11:57:54-07:00

On The Engineer's Kitchen today we share a recipe for engineering a great summer time desert.

The Engineer’s Kitchen: Mocha Mousse Layered Pie2018-03-26T11:57:54-07:00