Leslie Gordon

Leslie
Gordon

Leslie serves as Senior Editor - 5 years of service. M.S. Information Architecture and Knowledge Management, Kent State University. BA English, Cleveland State University. Work Experience: Automation Operator, TRW Inc.; Associate Editor, American Machinist. Primary editor for CAD/CAM technology.

Articles
The changing face of 3D printing
Technology once deemed too expensive for wide use has infiltrated manufacturing and even become a hit with consumers.
Nonlinear FEA explained
Projects ranging from designing a paperclip to a high rise can benefit from nonlinear FEA.
CAM software opens a window into machining
A CAM package lets a company develop its extensive library of proprietary multiaxis milling toolpaths
Simulation software builds rugged offshore machines
MapleSim simulation software is used to predict the performance of complex offshore materials-handling equipment.
Inverse design code boosts HVAC fan efficiencies
When Daikin Industries in Japan set out to develop an innovative fan for a new line of air-conditioners, engineers wanted to use 3D inverse-design technology instead of standard CAD software.
Simulation software in the cloud
Autodesk Simulation 360 software is delivered securely in the cloud and lets designers, engineers, and analysts more easily predict, optimize, and validate a design’s performance.
Free math software
Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.
Free math software
Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.
LED display easily moves in many directions, thanks to elegant actuator
adScope Media LLC uses a special actuator to control the movement of a large LED screen located on what it calls its adRover, an all-electric promotional vehicle that carries customer advertising.
LED display easily moves in many directions, thanks to elegant actuator
adScope Media LLC uses a special actuator to control the movement of a large LED screen located on what it calls its adRover, an all-electric promotional vehicle that carries customer advertising.
2D app works with parametric software
Creo Layout is a stand-alone 2D CAD app that lets users have the best of both 2D and 3D worlds.
Software boosts 2D product design
Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager works inside of Creo Elements/Direct Drafting to provide an iterative, “work-in-progress” design environment.
Software boosts 2D product design
Creo Elements/Direct Drawing Manager works inside of Creo Elements/Direct Drafting to provide an iterative, “work-in-progress” design environment.
Free math software
Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.
Free math software
Mathcad Express, including the full capabilities of mathematical software Mathcad Prime 2.0, is free for a 30-day trial.
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