News http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8218/more en Free Simulation Software Available to Students Worldwide http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/free-simulation-software-available-students-worldwide <div class="node-body article-body">ANSYS latest contribution to STEM education offers a range of standard simulation programs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/free-simulation-software-available-students-worldwide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fea-and-simulation/free-simulation-software-available-students-worldwide#comments FEA and Simulation News Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:17:00 +0000 51391 at http://machinedesign.com Photo courtesy of Thinkstock New NREL Report Explores How Cities Make Energy-Related Decisions http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/new-nrel-report-explores-how-cities-make-energy-related-decisions <div class="node-body gallery-body">What steps do cities take to effectively reduce greenhouse gas emissions?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/new-nrel-report-explores-how-cities-make-energy-related-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/new-nrel-report-explores-how-cities-make-energy-related-decisions#comments Sustainable Engineering News Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:04:00 +0000 51171 at http://machinedesign.com Machine Design’s Products of the Week (8/24-8/31) http://machinedesign.com/products/machine-design-s-products-week-824-831 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Machine Design's newest Products of the Week gallery features compact XY Stages, control knobs, and absolute-position rotary encoders, along with other technologies on the market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/products/machine-design-s-products-week-824-831" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/products/machine-design-s-products-week-824-831#comments Products Batteries/Power Supplies Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Fasteners Motion Control Motors/Drives Pneumatics Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:56:00 +0000 51321 at http://machinedesign.com Aircraft Ball Bearing Achieves 4 Million Millimeters Per Minute http://machinedesign.com/bearings/aircraft-ball-bearing-achieves-4-million-millimeters-minute <div class="node-body article-body">The new bearing falls in line with the push for greater aircraft-engine efficiency over the next two decades, as environmental and climate-protection legislation imposes stricter engine requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/bearings/aircraft-ball-bearing-achieves-4-million-millimeters-minute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/bearings/aircraft-ball-bearing-achieves-4-million-millimeters-minute#comments Bearings Sustainable Engineering News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:04:00 +0000 51311 at http://machinedesign.com 3D Printing of Airway Tissue Advances Research Capabilities http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-airway-tissue-advances-research-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body">A single 3D-printer head prints complex tissue with a customized phenotype for pharmaceutical testing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-airway-tissue-advances-research-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-airway-tissue-advances-research-capabilities#comments 3D Printing Medical Sustainable Engineering News Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:48:00 +0000 51111 at http://machinedesign.com Public Lends a 3D-Printed Hand to Disabled Children http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/public-lends-3d-printed-hand-disabled-children <div class="node-body gallery-body">More than 3600 e-Nable volunteers are helping to 3D print prosthetic hands for children that need them. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/public-lends-3d-printed-hand-disabled-children" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/public-lends-3d-printed-hand-disabled-children#comments 3D Printing Medical Robotics News Markets Mon, 17 Aug 2015 16:49:00 +0000 51081 at http://machinedesign.com Intuitive HMI Facilitates Grinder Control http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/intuitive-hmi-facilitates-grinder-control <div class="node-body article-body">A custom programmable logic controller (PLC) with an intuitive human-machine interface (HMI) simplifies the operation of heavy-duty Landis centerless grinders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/intuitive-hmi-facilitates-grinder-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/manufacturing-equipment/intuitive-hmi-facilitates-grinder-control#comments Technologies Manufacturing Equipment News Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:06:00 +0000 51071 at http://machinedesign.com <p>1. The Landis centerless grinding machine is retrofitted with a new Flexium CNC system from NUM.</p> Machine Design’s Products of the Week (8/10-8/17) http://machinedesign.com/gallery/machine-design-s-products-week-810-817 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Machine Design&#39;s Products of the Week range from contactless rotary sensors&nbsp;, to&nbsp;water-leak-detection fluorescent dye&nbsp;. Don&#39;t&nbsp;miss out&nbsp;on these products that may hold the key to improving your business or products.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://machinedesign.com/gallery/machine-design-s-products-week-810-817#comments Products Fasteners Hydraulics IoT Sensors Temperature Sensors Gallery Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:18:00 +0000 51061 at http://machinedesign.com Pushing the Boundaries of Drones in Space http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pushing-boundaries-drones-space <div class="node-body article-body">NASA hires Energid to implement dexterous arms on International Space Station drones.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pushing-boundaries-drones-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/robotics/pushing-boundaries-drones-space#comments Robotics News Fri, 07 Aug 2015 19:00:00 +0000 50991 at http://machinedesign.com <p>Robai&#39;s&nbsp;Cyton&nbsp;Gamma&nbsp;1500 leverages Energid&#39;s Actin software to control seven degrees of motion. Drones on the ISS will use similar, lighter arms with Actin Software.&nbsp;</p> Photo courtesy of Robai Snake-Like Charger Automatically Powers Electric Car http://machinedesign.com/automotive/snake-charger-automatically-powers-electric-car <div class="node-body article-body">Tesla accessorizes Model S with a snake-like charger that autonomously finds the car's charge port.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/automotive/snake-charger-automatically-powers-electric-car" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/automotive/snake-charger-automatically-powers-electric-car#comments Automotive Batteries/Power Supplies News Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:48:00 +0000 50981 at http://machinedesign.com