2020-01-22 - Bill Schweber

The Different Guises of Power “Protection”

Often, it’s those obvious problems that offer the opportunity for basic solutions, but the factors which are hard to foresee…

2019-12-11 - Nitin Dahad

GPS Inventors Receive Royal Engineering Prize

The four engineers who created GPS have been awarded a top engineering prize of £1 million in honor of their…

2019-11-28 - Lindsay Craig

Blog: ‘Like Transformers? Here?’

Engineer and educator Lindsay Craig reflects on six years of teaching electrical engineering in Uganda, Africa. Gulu, Uganda has been…

2019-11-20 - Chris Fisher

Keeping EEs Relevant

A focus on problem solving can be applied beyond engineering, as can a willingness to leave your comfort zone.

2019-11-19 - Sally Ward-Foxton

AI Forces a Reimagining of Engineering Education

A new type of engineering degree that focuses on "engineering in the era of AI" is proposed by Bashir Al-Hashimi,…

2019-11-14 - Barbara Jorgensen

Distributors in China Are Bracing for Life Without TI

The global supply chain is still absorbing the impact of TI's decision to drop six electronics distributors, including top-tier players…

2019-11-12 - Lou Covey

AV Deployment Is Being Delayed Through Complacency and Ignorance

We have a long way to go before we see autonomous vehicles on the roads in any number.

2019-09-25 - George Leopold

Do the Boeing Crashes Highlight a Reliability Crisis?

Is it so much to ask that technologies work as advertised and - oh, by the way - not kill…

2019-09-24 - Junko Yoshida

Market Interests Before Engineering Integrity

What do spontaneously combusting hoverboards have in common with the catastrophic crashes of Boeing 737 Max airliners?

2019-09-20 - George Leopold

Case Study: Lessons on Reliability Hard-Earned

Technology disasters have helped refocus attention on safety and engineering excellence at NASA.