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The method determines whether circuits are accurately executing complex operations that classical computers can’t tackle.
Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Product of the Month: August 2020 Tech Briefs
Altair released updates to all of its design, simulation, and data analytics software products.

In the fast-growing domain of electric vehicle development, many challenges exist. Range anxiety and cost are adoption barriers, in addition to...

You can design the best product in the world but what if the parts, assemblies, and sub-components for your idea aren’t there?

This rapid screening system tests fracture resistance in billions of potential materials.
This method provides a fast way to assess rocket engine performance in a variety of operating conditions.
In places of limited accessibility and harsh conditions, replacing failed transmissions is a challenging and tremendously costly task.
Products: Data Acquisition
New on the Market: June 2020
Industrial PCs, power modules, processor blades, and more.
Briefs: Defense
Computational Model Predicts Human Behavior
This analytic model shows how groups of people influence individual behavior.
Facility Focus: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Facility Focus: NASA Ames Research Center
This NASA center hosts the world’s greatest collection of wind tunnels and flight simulation facilities
This fast, flexible tool allows researchers to quickly compare and prioritize strategies for converting biomass to fuels and products.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Product of the Month: May 2020 Tech Briefs
The ADISRA SmartView 4.0 HMI allows builders to see what's going on in their machines.
To speed up the design process, researchers from the University of Texas are finding more efficient ways to predict, or "learn," a rocket's behavior.
On-Demand Webinars: Automotive
Electric-Vehicle Transmission Development and Simulation

With electric-vehicle introductions coming hard and fast between 2020-2023, OEMs and suppliers are anxious to build the correct vehicle for each market niche. Much of the ongoing differentiation in EV drivetrains is expected to come from traction motors and their associated...

Researchers from the University of Illinois are looking at all the different ways to create a non-pneumatic automotive tire.
Varjo™ Technologies announced a 2D/3D immersive "Workspace."
See how software supported the design of an advanced antenna.
Applications include modeling of tidal stress response of icy satellites as well as fatigue of terrestrial ice shelves.
A touch-based display mimics the geometry of 3D objects designed on a computer.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Five Techniques for Lightweighting: Doing More With Less
Manufacturers in almost every industry are looking to design lighter parts. Here are five lightweighting strategies.
Products: Test & Measurement
New on the Market: December 2019
Adhesives, flame-retardant compounds, vision measurement, and more...
With the rise in electrification and design complexity, aerospace original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) need to look for new methodologies to mitigate compliance risk.
As lithium-ion battery production doubles, more viable energy storage solutions are needed.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Human Torso Simulator
The simulator could help in the development of new back braces.
On-Demand Webinars: Software
How to Validate Vehicle Behavior and Passenger Experience in Real-Time, Without Sacrificing Accuracy

Validation of autonomous vehicles requires two kind of simulations: how the AI will behave and how the vehicle itself will behave. For the latter, high-fidelity real-time models are essential to understand vehicle dynamics holistically,...

Products: Motion Control
New on the Market: November 2019
3D-printing platforms, simulation software, transistors, and more.

Most of us know optical lenses as curved, transparent pieces of plastic or glass, designed to focus light for microscopes, spectacles, cameras, and more. For the most part, a...

On-Demand Webinars: Software
NVH Simulation for Electric/Connected-Vehicle Development and Analysis

With vehicle electrification expanding, there is less noise coming from the driveline. Electrification creates quieter vehicles, and quieter vehicles require more attention to noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH) attenuation. This one-hour Technical Webinar from the...

A numerical modeling tool allows for a better understanding of rotating detonation engines (RDEs).

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