Lee Teschler

Editor , Machine Design

Leland serves as Editor-in-Chief of Machine Design. He has 34 years of Service and holds a B.S. Engineering from the University of Michigan, a B.S. Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan;, and a MBA from Cleveland State University. Prior to joining Penton, Lee worked as a Communications design engineer for the U.S. Government.

Posts by Lee Teschler

What's inside GM's recalled ignition switch

We recently took a quick trip to a junk yard to get a steering column from a 2007 Chevy Cobalt. The steering column, of course, also comes with the....More

The state of R&D

The consulting and market research firm Goldense Group, Inc. began researching industry practices in the areas of product creation, development,....More

Beware 3D printing?

The warning in my headline comes from the financial publication Barron's magazine which, in its 3-10-14 issue, warns that 3D printing stocks are....More

Engineers as TV stars: Here's how

Here is one of the more interesting emails I've received in the past few days. These people are looking for engineers who can host a TV show. The....More

Suit claims Silicon Valley firms conspired to hold down wages of techies

Well, this is interesting. There is a lot of chatter this morning about a class action suit scheduled to come to trial in May which claims tech....More

Are "weed out" courses a good idea for engineering school?

Most of use who have gone through engineering school have not-so-fond memories of "weed out" courses. These are classes set up to be so....More