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2013-10-22 23:24:05

Ian K. Jennions, PhD, and Director of the IVHM Center at Cranfield University in the UK, edits a brand new book of SAE International technical papers that explore the relatively new subject of Integrated Vehicle Health Management (IVHM). Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Ian K. Jennions, PhD, and Director of the IVHM Center at Cranfield University in the UK, edits a brand new book of SAE International technical papers that explore the relatively new subject of Integrated Vehicle...

2012-01-27 09:00:00

http://www.payasUgym.com is delighted to announce that customers can now use the Sport Centre at the prestigious Cranfield University through its online and iPhone service. Cranfield University is known throughout the UK for its enviable academic record and is superbly located between Milton Keynes and Bedford — ideal for commuting gym users. London, UK (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 By working with payasUgym.com, Cranfield University Sports Centre is joining over 250 other gyms around the...

2010-03-02 12:35:00

New technology that enables aerial vehicles to plan and verify missions could mean there is less need for military personnel to conduct dangerous surveillance operations in war zones. Developed for use in multiple unmanned aerial vehicles (MUAVs), the sophisticated autonomous computer framework - the first of its kind - allows one operator to control a number of vehicles from a safe position on the ground. It would also make surveillance missions significantly cheaper. The EPSRC (Engineering...

2009-04-23 11:10:00

CHICAGO, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced the nine engineering professors who will spend eight weeks this summer learning about key research and technology programs and sharing their perspectives as part of the company's Welliver Faculty Fellowship Program. "As one of the largest global aerospace companies, Boeing places a high value on the engineering and technical skills required to grow and sustain our business," said Dale Ramezani, the...

2008-06-27 06:02:46

By Terry, Leon In the first of a six-part series from Cranfield University's Plant Science Laboratory, Dr Leon Terry looks at research on strawberry quality and using biosensors for fresh-produce quality assessment Strawberries are one of the most important horticultural crops grown in the UK. The rapid growth in sales over the past decade has been underpinned by ongoing research and development both in the UK and overseas. However, technology transfer between research establishments and...

2005-06-13 15:27:17

Who would have thought taking a simple scan of your finger could save your life? Unlikely on the face of it, perhaps, but a consortium including Cranfield Impact Centre and Nissan Technical Centre Europe, has developed a prototype bone density scanning system which could be used to improved driver and passenger restraint systems in cars. The system would work by taking an ultrasound scan of your finger and using the data to estimate the bone strength of each passenger, in particular the...


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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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