Technology in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems

2019-08-06T10:30:09-07:00

Advance Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) seek to automate, adapt and enhance vehicle systems for safer and better driving.

Technology in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems2019-08-06T10:30:09-07:00

Engineers Help Save Endangered Species

2019-08-05T12:47:34-07:00

What does it mean for a species to become extinct? It means that those plants or animal have completely died out, and no longer exist on Earth.

Engineers Help Save Endangered Species2019-08-05T12:47:34-07:00

Iris Recognition as Biometric Identification

2019-07-30T10:27:40-07:00

Iris recognition is an automated method of biometric identification that uses mathematical pattern-recognition techniques.

Iris Recognition as Biometric Identification2019-07-30T10:27:40-07:00

Engineers Tackle Elephant Identification Software

2019-08-21T17:07:56-07:00

We do not want these Smart, Humble, and Beautiful Creatures to disappear from our planet.

Engineers Tackle Elephant Identification Software2019-08-21T17:07:56-07:00

Engineers Design Airports of the Future

2019-07-30T10:29:07-07:00

These are the types of infrastructure investments and technologies that will, in theory, allow airports to largely eradicate the dreaded waiting.

Engineers Design Airports of the Future2019-07-30T10:29:07-07:00

Engineers Trend 10 New Technologies for Airlines/ Airports for 2019

2019-07-30T10:29:28-07:00

Engineers Develop new Technologies 2019 they are on the  rise for 2019. Here we highlight some of the hot topics that airports and airlines should keep an eye on in the year to come.

Engineers Trend 10 New Technologies for Airlines/ Airports for 20192019-07-30T10:29:28-07:00

Engineers Develop Top Trends in Vehicle Safety Features for 2019.

2019-07-30T10:29:51-07:00

New-car buyers are faced with the prospect of their ride being equipped with a greater amount of safety technology than ever before.

Engineers Develop Top Trends in Vehicle Safety Features for 2019.2019-07-30T10:29:51-07:00

Engineers Add New Updates to Medical Advances – 2019

2019-07-30T10:30:46-07:00

Pharmacogenomic testing determines patients' genetic makeup to tailor prescribed medical treatments based on individual drug metabolism. Pharmacogenomic testing, for example, can determine how patients will respond to opioid therapy, potentially decreasing opioid abuse.

Engineers Add New Updates to Medical Advances – 20192019-07-30T10:30:46-07:00

Engineers Help with Hurricane Flood Issues and New Technology Advances

2019-07-30T10:33:26-07:00

New technology in Hurricane Flood/Wind Issues are helping with predicting the severity and where exactly they will hit.

Engineers Help with Hurricane Flood Issues and New Technology Advances2019-07-30T10:33:26-07:00

Engineers Develop Exoskeleton, Paralyzed Can Walk.

2019-07-30T10:40:25-07:00

Still pricier than motorized wheelchairs, exoskeleton weighs just 27 pounds and is custom-fit to the user’s body.

Engineers Develop Exoskeleton, Paralyzed Can Walk.2019-07-30T10:40:25-07:00

Part 1: Mechanical Engineers Say Driverless Cars are the “New Talk of the Town”

2019-07-14T11:52:45-07:00

Major giants inside the automobile industry have already show cased few of their self-driving car technology and many car companies aim to roll out production vehicles with driverless capabilities by 2020. In just a few years, industry experts expect fully autonomous vehicles to follow the trendThe implications autonomous driving will have on insurance matters and legal outcomes of accidents is just one grey area to be explored as we move towards a more automated future. Experts are making some big claims about the future impacts of driverless cars. Before they arrive, [...]

Part 1: Mechanical Engineers Say Driverless Cars are the “New Talk of the Town”2019-07-14T11:52:45-07:00

Part 2 – Mechanical Engineers Recommend 7 Features on ‘New Age” Refrigerators

2019-07-14T11:52:48-07:00

Mechanical Engineers Update Tomorrow’s Refrigerator: Here are Your Choices  Black Board Models  Black board models are ideal for young families. Shopping list, school timetable and forthcoming doctors' appointments – all readily visible because they are stuck to the door of a refrigerator using fridge magnets. A black board fridge-freezer is a more stylish way of displaying your messages and reminders as you can write directly on the door using school chalk or liquid chalk markers. The black board material makes it easy to wipe away the writing.      2.    Glass [...]

Part 2 – Mechanical Engineers Recommend 7 Features on ‘New Age” Refrigerators2019-07-14T11:52:48-07:00

Mechanical Engineers Say Proper Ventilation is Crucial for Your Small Business

2019-07-14T11:52:55-07:00

Engineers Explain How Good Ventilation Helps Your Business We’ll start with a fact that often startles people: (indoor air quality is a major health threat in the country).  According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the air quality inside buildings is often 3 to 4 times worse than the air outside. This goes against what most people think air pollution is like— fumes from cars and smoke stacks casting dark clouds over cities.  Heavy wall insulation, tightly fitted, non-opening windows ( Window Efficiency ), and commercial synthetic carpeting in modern buildings allows for the [...]

Mechanical Engineers Say Proper Ventilation is Crucial for Your Small Business2019-07-14T11:52:55-07:00

Mechanical Engineers Recommend Home Drainage – Winter Months are Coming !

2019-07-14T11:52:57-07:00

How Do Engineers Handle Rainwater? Engineers can help with proper fitting of gutters, or eaves troughs as they are called in some parts of the country. They are an important part of the drainage system around your house.  If yours are nonexistent, in poor condition, or improperly placed on your house, they could be causing problems and putting your home at risk of water damage. Gutters need to be installed properly so that they catch the water coming off your roof and channel it away from your house and its foundation. [...]

Mechanical Engineers Recommend Home Drainage – Winter Months are Coming !2019-07-14T11:52:57-07:00

Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Cars

2019-07-14T11:53:04-07:00

Up and Coming Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Automotive Use If you haven’t heard about hydrogen and fuel cells before, then now is your chance. These technologies are bursting on to the scene and can solve some of the biggest problems in energy ranging from commercial buildings to transportation. While most people are more familiar with solar, wind and battery power, keep your eye on these up-and-coming technologies that could add to our nation’s diverse energy mix. Here Are A Few Things to Know About Hydrogen and Fuel Cells. Electric cars can [...]

Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Cars2019-07-14T11:53:04-07:00

Engineering Advances: Degradation and Saving Electric Vehicle Batteries

2019-07-14T11:53:26-07:00

Degradation of EV Lithium Batteries  Battery degradation in Electric Vehicles (See Figure 1. to Right) leads to capacity fade, thereby shortening the vehicle’s possible range.  Patterns are beginning to emerge and provide valuable insight into EV battery capacity and lifetime.  Most drivers are retaining over 90% of original capacity Range Anxiety Some cars have a range of only 106 miles, equivalent to just over three times the average daily drive in the US. New Electric Vehicles are expected to have a range of up to 235 miles, a 220% increase, therefore, range is [...]

Engineering Advances: Degradation and Saving Electric Vehicle Batteries2019-07-14T11:53:26-07:00

Semiconductor Record Fab Spending 2018

2019-07-14T11:53:30-07:00

Good News for Materials Scientists - Semiconductor Record Spending Fab spending reports show unprecedented high semiconductor equipment sales are being driven by a handful of well-known companies, and also by several new Chinese companies entering the semiconductor marketplace. An increase in overall fab spending (greenfield construction and equipment together) of 54 percent year-over-year (YoY) in China is expected.  Total spending in China rose from $3.5 billion in 2016, to $5.4 billion in 2017, and then is anticipated to be $8.6 billion in 2018, another 60 percent year-over-year (YoY). The demand for [...]

Semiconductor Record Fab Spending 20182019-07-14T11:53:30-07:00

NAND Flash – 11 Myths Still Floating Around

2019-07-14T11:53:32-07:00

Think You Know NAND Flash?  NAND flash has become the de facto memory standard in the years since Toshiba first introduced it almost three decades ago. However, many misconceptions remain to this day about its use. A wide variety of NAND flash-memory products are available, all with significantly different features and capabilities.    All NAND flash has the same interface. NAND flash, introduced by Toshiba more than 20 years ago, is available in both the asynchronous and toggle-mode interfaces. The original asynchronous interface is found mostly in lower-density devices [...]

NAND Flash – 11 Myths Still Floating Around2019-07-14T11:53:32-07:00

Semiconductor Worldwide: Samsung Takes Over

2019-07-14T11:53:35-07:00

Samsung topples Intel as top dog semiconductor market share  Gartner beancounters say price rises driven by memory shortages propelled Samsung into the lead based on semiconductor vendor revenue, vaulting past Intel and its CPUs. The largest memory supplier, Samsung Electronics, gained the most semiconductor market share and took the No. 1 position from Intel – the first time Intel has been toppled since 1992. Memory accounted for more than two-thirds of all semiconductor revenue growth in 2017, and became the largest semiconductor category.  DRAM prices rose 44 per cent from 2016 [...]

Semiconductor Worldwide: Samsung Takes Over2019-07-14T11:53:35-07:00

Licensed Mechanical Engineer Reviews a Modified Electric Vehicle – Part 1

2018-03-05T17:14:11-07:00

A Licensed Mechanical Engineer at Glew Engineering Consulting was asked by a company in Southern California to provide a Professional Engineer (P.E.) review of body modifications that they made to a theme park owned 1983 Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) that they had converted to an electric vehicle. Figure 1. A Mechanical Engineer Analyzed the Front of Custom Sport Utility Vehicle  Licensed Mechanical Engineer Reviews a Modified Electric Vehicle The client had already designed and built a vehicle, so Glew Engineering analyzed an “as built” vehicle.  The company [...]

Licensed Mechanical Engineer Reviews a Modified Electric Vehicle – Part 12018-03-05T17:14:11-07:00