News - 8 Dec 2010
You've seen it in movies: the human-like, robot assassin quickly regenerates its structure after being damaged beyond recognition.
This "Terminator" scenario is becoming less...
Article - 3 Apr 2017
This article takes a look at some ultra precision machining solutions for the automotive industry.
News - 15 Sep 2010
A giant telescope design is being developed by the European Southern Observatory and will in future revolutionise our understanding of the universe and its origins. Noliac bending actuator rings have...
News - 11 Sep 2018
The Measuring Division of Kaman Precision Products, Inc., the world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance position measurement systems, announces the release of a new eddy current...
News - 3 Nov 2012
A recent research article cowritten by Dr. Dimitris Lagoudas (pictured left) and Dr. Darren Hartl from the Department of Aerospace Engineering was recently featured as the cover article in the journal...
Article - 27 Oct 2017
Infrared astronomy commenced about three decades after infrared (IR) radiation was discovered by Sir William Herschel in 1800.
News - 4 Jul 2014
Celestica Inc., a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced the opening of its new microelectronics laboratory at its headquarters in Toronto, Ontario in...
News - 9 Dec 2013
In many ways, traditional chemical synthesis is similar to cooking. To alter the final product, you can change the ingredients or their ratio, change the method of mixing ingredients, or change the...
News - 14 Jun 2008
Susan Trolier-McKinstry, Penn State professor of ceramic science and engineering, has been selected as one of six distinguished scientists from U.S. universities to form the inaugural class of the...
Article - 10 Aug 2015
This article takes a look at machining non-axisymmetric optical components.