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Designer Solar Panels Inside & Out

January 22, 2015 1:59 pm | by Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) | News | Comments

VTT Technical Centre of Finland has developed and utilized a mass production method based on printing technologies allowing the manufacturing of decorative, organic solar panels. Design freedom improves the range of ...    


Graphene Brings Quantum Effects to Electronic Circuits

January 22, 2015 1:52 pm | by Francis Sedgemore, Graphene Flagship | News | Comments

Research by scientists attached to the EC's Graphene Flagship has revealed a superfluid phase in ultra-low temperature 2D materials, creating the potential for electronic devices which dissipate very little energy. At the atomic and molecular ...


New Conductive Coatings for Flexible Touchscreens

January 22, 2015 1:45 pm | by INM - Leibniz-Institut für Neue Materialien gGmbH | News | Comments

Mobile phones and smart phones still haven't been adapted to the carrying habits of their users. That much is clear to anyone who has tried sitting down with a mobile phone in their back pocket: the displays of the innumerable phones and ...


Makerbot, Martha Stewart Collaborate

January 22, 2015 1:35 pm | by MakerBot | Videos | Comments

MakerBot collaborated with design teams from Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia to create the Trellis Collection, a set of branded table accessories that customers can download from the MakerBot Digital ...       


Honda to Highlight Zero-Emissions FCV Concept in D.C.

January 22, 2015 1:26 pm | by Honda | News | Comments

Fresh from its North American debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the zero-emissions Honda FCV Concept will be the highlight of the Honda display at the 2015 Washington Auto Show opening on Jan. 21. Continuing more ...


The Iconic Mustang Officially Goes Global

January 22, 2015 1:05 pm | by Business Wire | News | Comments

The iconic Mustang is officially going global. For the first time in its 50-year history, Mustang will be available to customers around the world in more than 100 markets. First shipments of the highly anticipated Mustang are headed for Asia ...


White House, NASA Discuss State of Stem

January 22, 2015 12:54 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter, Design Group | News | Comments

About 130 middle and high school students got the chance to speak with astronauts and leading scientists from NASA and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. Responses to climate change and NASA’s long-term plans for ... 


Who’s Minding the Minders?

January 22, 2015 12:45 pm | by Alan Nicol | Blogs | Comments

What relationship do the various functions and personnel in your organization have with your quality group? Is it collaborative, adversarial, or one of total domination? That spectrum represents a slippery slope from successful to disastrous ...


Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft Ready for Demonstration Flights

January 22, 2015 12:35 pm | by Boeing | News | Comments

The Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) program is ready for customer demonstration flights, having completed the baseline ground and flight testing of the aircraft mission systems. Flights for prospective customers around the world are ...


U.S. Navy Approves Boeing, Lockheed Sensor System for Production

January 22, 2015 12:29 pm | by Boeing | News | Comments

The F/A-18 Super Hornet infrared search and track (IRST) system, developed and integrated by Boeing and Lockheed Martin, received approval from the U.S. Navy to enter low-rate initial production.The IRST system consists of Lockheed Martin’s ...


Optimizing Optimization Algorithms to Solve Complex Engineering Problems

January 22, 2015 12:23 pm | by Larry Hardesty, MIT News Office | News | Comments

Optimization algorithms, which try to find the minimum values of mathematical functions, are everywhere in engineering. Among other things, they’re used to evaluate design tradeoffs, to assess control systems, and to find patterns in data ... 


100 Seconds of Pure Detroit

January 22, 2015 12:14 pm | by North American International Auto Show | Videos | Comments

From the glory days of the Motor City to its current rebirth, Detroit has a story to be told. And NAIAS has played a key role in that story. We invite you to pause for just 100 seconds to watch Detroit’s history unfold. Produced by ...  


Photos of the Day: Giant Helium Balloon Carries SPIDER's 6 Telescopes

January 22, 2015 10:51 am | by Caltech | News | Comments

Conceived of and built by an international team of scientists, the instrument launched from McMurdo Station on New Year's Day. Caltech and JPL designed, fabricated, and tested the six refracting telescopes the instrument uses to ...


5 Ways to Protect Intellectual Property

January 22, 2015 10:46 am | by Jennifer Collins, Morningstar Law Group | Articles | Comments

Because each product development deal is different, there is not a way to template a strategic alliance agreement. However, there are five topics that should be covered in any agreement where intellectual property is involved ...   


NASA, Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to 'Work on Mars'

January 22, 2015 10:31 am | by NASA | News | Comments

NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work virtually on Mars using wearable technology called Microsoft HoloLens. Developed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion ...  



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