Find the latest advancements in the software used in simulation software, CAD, CAM, CAE, and mathematical and scientific software. Access technical and application briefs from NASA and other major research labs.

On-Demand Webinars: Software
Using Virtual Prototypes to Accelerate Software Development for Renesas R-Car SoC Platform

The software complexity of automated driving/ADAS and connected vehicle applications is growing drastically. Along with this complexity comes strict safety and security requirements and shrinking development cycles. The virtual prototype for the...

Products: Test & Measurement
New Products: May 2021 Battery Technology
Battery analyzers, uninterruptible power supplies, adhesives, and more.
Products: RF & Microwave Electronics
New on the Market: May 2021
Cable ties, milling software, snap-action switches, and more.
New software being developed at Ohio State University will allow creation of more complex DNA robots, at much faster speeds.
On-Demand Webinars: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Simulation

Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) are hot topics in the engineering simulation community. These techniques have applications across the product lifecycle. For example, a design engineer can train an AI system to find optimal designs using data...

Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Disrupting the Automobile Design Process
The more complex the vehicle, the greater the need for comprehensive design solutions.
Blog: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Readers Select 2020 Products of the Year
This year's winners included industrial-automation software, simulation tech, and digital storage oscilloscopes.

There are some tasks that traditional rigid robots aren’t cut out for. Soft-bodied robots, on the other hand, may be able to interact with people more safely or slip into tight spaces with ease. But...

Software and electrical engineering is converging in today’s vehicles. A reader asks our expert: “How do you decide which items to test first?”
White Papers: Design
The New Collaboration: A Guide to Transforming Product Design

This eBook explores the “New Collaboration,” showing how today’s modern cloud-based CAD radically improves the way product development teams work together in the following...

A mathematical framework can help engineers make informed decisions about which sensors to use and where they must be positioned in aircraft and other machines.
The functioning human heart pump provides a model to track and trace what happens at the cell and molecular levels in the pump structure.
Products: Software
New on the Market: March 2021
Vision software, thermal sensors, ceramic pastes, and more.
With new vehicles, automotive manufacturers will need to closely monitor the current flowing to the motor.
The algorithms enable drones to quickly switch between hover and forward flight.
White Papers: FDA/Regulatory
What to Consider When Attempting to Meet Fda Requirements on Medical Device Security

There has been an explosion in the number and types of medical devices available on the market. More and more of these devices are connected to the outside...

Tech Talks: Software
The Future is Virtual for Automotive Electronic System Software Development

From electric vehicle control to advanced driver assistance systems, electronic content in automotive systems is accelerating. With it comes the need to develop and test automotive embedded software, which is time-consuming and costly. Today the development...

These 12 products are the nominees for the 2020 Tech Briefs Readers’ Choice Product of the Year.
When it comes to the research and development of batteries, modeling and simulation (M&S) provide an efficient and low-cost approach.
This tool provides faster and more detailed composite damage simulation results.
Briefs: Software
Additive Manufacturing Automated Process Planning Software
The software automatically maps designs from CAD software to additive manufacturing to help cut unnecessary steps.
This quantum language is the first of its kind that is as elegant, simple, and safe as classical computer languages.
Briefs: Software
High-Fidelity Sonic Boom Propagation Tool
The sBOOMTraj software tool predicts and mitigates ground noise generated during supersonic flight.
Briefs: Software
Space Weather Database
The DONKI application provides daily interpretations of space weather observations, analysis, and models.
A new machine learning algorithm could make smartphones charge faster and increase the time between charges for electric vehicles.
Once confined to the role of machine visualization, modern unified HMI software now delivers better user interfaces, containerization, and remote device management.
New online tools — coupled with online libraries of pre-selected and tested component specifications — simplify machine design.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Product of the Month: February 2021 Tech Briefs
The Agile Engineering Design System® is an integrated suite of software modules for CAE/CAM of turbomachinery.
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