American Ceramic Society Bulletin. Apr2018, Vol. 97 Issue 3, p52-53. 2p.
THREE-dimensional printing, RAPID prototyping, MANUFACTURED products, CERAMIC industries, ENERGY consumption, and EXHIBITIONS
The article offers information on the 2018 Ceramics Expo which highlights everything concerning about ceramic additive manufacturing (AM). It mentions that the event is a good tool for rapid prototyping, allowing firms to bring products more quickly to the market, and for manufacturing complex and large parts without the need for expensive tooling.
SciTech Book News. Sep2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p138-137. 10p.
The article reviews several books on engineering including "Rules of Thumb in Engineering Practice," by Donald R. Woods, "Rapid System Prototyping; Proceedings," and "Vibration Damping, Control, and Design," edited by Clarence W. de Silva.
The article evaluates the BEE7 platform field-programmable-gate-array (FPGA)-driven commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) system for prototyping and deploying products for advanced wireless research from BEEcube which has been acquired by National Instruments as of May 2015.