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Webinar To Provide Introduction To Curtain Wall Manual
October 5, 2020

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) will host a webinar entitled “An Introduction to the Curtain Wall Manual (AAMA CWM-19)” on Tues., Oct. 20 at 11:30 a.m. Eastern.

Evolution Of Pine Needles Studied
October 5, 2020

Researchers are currently probing how well pine needles allay the impact of rain beneath the tree.

Virtual 2020 IES SALC Scheduled
October 2, 2020

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Street and Area Lighting Conference (SALC) is scheduled for October 26 – October 28, 2020.

Exploring Wetlands and Their Three Distinct Characteristics
October 2, 2020

Wetlands provide a wide range of services, such as water purification, wildlife habitat, and flood control.

Protecting Coastal Communities
October 1, 2020

This work, inspired by natural sand dunes, will bridge the gap between research and application…

Improving Signal Processing For Smaller Fiber Optic Cables
October 1, 2020

New research further improves optical signal processing, which could lead to the fabrication of even smaller fiber-optic devices.

Ribbon Cut On Expanded Materials Engineering Research Facility
September 30, 2020

At the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, leaders from DOE and Argonne recently cut the ribbon on a new era of manufacturing — science and technology…

Better Material For Wearable Biosensors Created
September 30, 2020

Biosensors that are wearable on human skin or safely used inside the body are increasingly prevalent for…

FGIA Updates Two Anchorage Technical Documents
September 29, 2020

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has updated two documents addressing fenestration anchorage.

Paradox Of A Spiraling Football Explained
September 29, 2020

A team of researchers provided a simple resolution to this paradox in a paper…

Company To Establish Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence
September 28, 2020

The new campus in Hampton, Virginia will support unmanned systems prototyping, production and testing.

AHRI Announces Third Webinar In Refrigerant Series
September 28, 2020

Panel of experts to discuss the flammability risk mitigation concept using refrigerant sensors.

Fitter Increases Benefits Of Wearing A Mask During COVID-19 Pandemic
September 25, 2020

A team of engineers has developed a simple and inexpensive do-it-yourself fitter that ensures a tighter mask seal around the wearer’s nose, mouth and face.

New Device Makes Homes ‘Smart’
September 25, 2020

Researchers have developed a single device that can track 17 types of appliances using vibrations.

Underwater Sentinels Used To Study Water’s Heat Content
September 24, 2020

Far below Hurricane Laura’s fury in the churning Gulf of Mexico, an array of underwater instruments were taking the temperature of the ocean…

The Future of Stainless Steel in Bioprocessing
September 24, 2020

Report examines the advantages and limitations of both stainless steel and single-use technologies.

New Process That Transforms Paper Developed
September 23, 2020

Engineers developed a simple printing process that renders any paper or cardboard packaging into a keyboard, keypad…

AHRI Announces Second Webinar In Refrigerant Series
September 23, 2020

Panel of experts to discuss IEC/UL Standard 60335-2-89 and refrigerant charge level requirements.

Process Developed To 3D Print Heart Valve Models
September 22, 2020

Researchers have developed a groundbreaking process for multi-material 3D printing of lifelike models of the heart’s aortic valve and the surrounding structures…

New Paradigms in Photobiology: Redefining Photosynthetic Photons Webinar Scheduled
September 22, 2020

Review the emerging evidence that far-red photons (700-750) have photosynthetic activity…

Virginia STEM Education Commission Presents Recommendations
September 21, 2020

Commission recommends the implementation of three key elements.

Researchers Study Controlling Cells In The Body To Treat Conditions
September 21, 2020

Like electronic devices, biological cells send and receive messages, but they communicate through very different mechanisms.

Updated ASCE Standard 44 Published
September 18, 2020

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) presents guidelines for programs aimed at dispersing supercooled fog in the updated Standard Practice for the Design, Operation, and Evaluation of Supercooled Fog Dispersal Projects

Engineers Developing High-Speed Light Detectors
September 18, 2020

An interdisciplinary team of researchers at the University of Notre Dame is building a new class of fast, tunable imaging detectors…

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