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Canada versus U.S.

Usually, when Canadians speak of “Canada vs. U.S.” here it is with reference to a hockey series.  However, in celebration of Canada Day (July 1) and Independence Day (July 4) holidays, here I’m going to point out a few differences in terminology and other things that you might run across when looking at engineering programs at Canadian and U.S. 865 more words

Application Insights

Dr. Vijayaraghavan Vishwanathan, Son of a farmer from Madurai, this CERN scientist builds a unique device for agriculture

Your Story.com | Sindhu Kashyap | July 01, 2015 |

“I remember my first day in engineering college. We were asked to introduce ourselves, and I couldn’t speak more than a few words in English. 1,441 more words


Learning Factories for Research, Education, and Training

A paper that discusses six Learning Factory application scenarios from industrial training over education to research. Amazing how our original Gordon award concept has evolved worldwide! Congratulations, Fogawis!


Another Ethical Question....

I am working on a book on engineering ethics. My wife and I were talking about the ethical obligations of engineers and how that compares to the medical industry (which she is in).  751 more words


A social networking site for political debate created by Model engineering college students- voteran.com

The Hindu | KOCHI, June 22, 2015 | Staff Reporter |

Social networking is no child’s play – A social networking site for political debate created by engineering students from the city sounds a bit farfetched. 225 more words


Manufacturing 4.0 - Technologies Reshaping the Way We Make Things

For those of you developing new or innovating engineering curricula, this McKinsey report is a worthwhile read.

  • Big data
  • Advanced analytics
  • Human-machine interfaces
  • Digital to physical transfers