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Since then, popular and academic interest in the topic has risen steadily.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/smart-materials-looking-problems-solve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/smart-materials-looking-problems-solve#comments Contributing Technical Experts Materials Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:38:00 +0000 52981 at http://machinedesign.com New Fasteners Attach Aluminum Body Panels to Ultra-High-Strength Steel http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/new-fasteners-attach-aluminum-body-panels-ultra-high-strength-steel <div class="node-body article-body">Although weight savings is a multifaceted topic, perhaps the most interesting area of development is in weight savings to the body and frame of vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/new-fasteners-attach-aluminum-body-panels-ultra-high-strength-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/new-fasteners-attach-aluminum-body-panels-ultra-high-strength-steel#comments Contributing Technical Experts Fasteners Tue, 20 Oct 2015 13:56:00 +0000 52891 at http://machinedesign.com Get the Most Out of Your FDM 3D Printer http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer <div class="node-body article-body">"I want to share with you some of the solutions to interesting problems we have encountered for use in your own foray in the 3D printing world."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/get-most-out-your-fdm-3d-printer#comments 3D Printing Contributing Technical Experts Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:57:00 +0000 52661 at http://machinedesign.com Physical vs. Virtual Colocation, and the Effects of Interruption http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/physical-vs-virtual-colocation-and-effects-interruption <div class="node-body article-body">Is your office located in Timbuktu?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/physical-vs-virtual-colocation-and-effects-interruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/contributing-technical-experts/physical-vs-virtual-colocation-and-effects-interruption#comments Contributing Technical Experts Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:43:00 +0000 52491 at http://machinedesign.com