Dynamic Structures of Coquitlam, Canada, have been contracted to build the world's largest telescope. They have selected Autodesk Inventor software to design and test the project. -- 04.01.09FULL ARTICLE
“Board Modeler 4.0 can now read both mechanical and electrical data,” says Herbert Ritthaler, a Zuken application engineer. “If an electrical designer makes any changes because of mechanical design constraints, the information is incorporated in the Board Designer tool.” -- 03.06.09FULL ARTICLE
COMSOL Multiphysics 3.5 takes aim at boosting engineering productivity via improved interoperability with CAD/CAM/CAE applications, faster performance and a variety of enhancements to its discipline-specific modules, including new mechatronics functions. -- 10.16.08 FULL ARTICLE
An innovator in sensors and actuators, Andrzej M. Pawlak, Ph.D., the new business technology development manager at Delphi Corp., will speak on smart materials with a focus on smart fluids at the Mechatronics 2.0 Conference and Expo on Tuesday, Sept. 9 in Dearborn, MI. FULL ARTICLE
Mentor Graphics Corp. has released the newest version of CHS design software, 2008.1, which provides electrical simulation functionality to the aerospace and automotive industries FULL ARTICLE
National Instruments rolls out LabView 8.6 at NIWeek 2008. The new software adds a better math engine and optimized software algorithms. FULL ARTICLE
If these students are any indication, the future of mechatronics is bright.
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Posted in: Mechatronics on Campus | 11.27.2008.