Quantcast

Latest Jeffrey Rhoads Stories

New Teaching Approach Praised For Engineering Education
2014-06-10 03:56:18

Purdue University researchers who developed a new approach to more effectively teach large numbers of engineering students are recommending that the approach be considered for adoption by universities globally.

Cell Phone Performance Might Improve With 'Nanoresonators'
2012-08-31 13:41:10

Researchers have learned how to mass produce tiny mechanical devices that could help cell phone users avoid the nuisance of dropped calls and slow downloads.

2012-02-07 21:19:30

Researchers have learned how to improve the performance of sensors that use tiny vibrating microcantilevers to detect chemical and biological agents for applications from national security to food processing.

fb6a19906d331b7c1e8d288f3ea501ee1
2009-08-10 15:04:24

Researchers are developing a new class of tiny mechanical devices containing vibrating, hair-thin structures that could be used to filter electronic signals in cell phones and for other more exotic applications.


Word of the Day
saggar
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.
Related