Additive for Production

Putting lasers to work melting alloys for the additive production of parts.

December 2018 - Gary S. Vasilash , Editor-in-Chief

Aerogels: Moving from Outer to Inner Space

A new generation of cross-linked polymer aerogels could revolutionize interiors.

December 2018 - Christopher A. Sawyer , Contributing Editor

Continental Addresses the Challenges of Automated Driving

And those challenges aren’t all sensor- and algorithm-based, either.

December 2018 - Gary S. Vasilash , Editor-in-Chief

Hacking Industry 4.0

The danger in Industrial Internet of Things technology is that data so conveniently shared can also be stolen or corrupted.

December 2018 - Michael Anderson , Senior Technical Editor

Inside the Performance Manufacturing Center

They don’t make many Acura NSX supercars. But those that they do are built with meticulous care and attention.

December 2018 - Gary S. Vasilash , Editor-in-Chief

Using Pattern Recognition to Improve Industrial Operations

Machine learning through pattern recognition can be a faster, less-expensive approach to monitoring manufacturing.

December 2018 - Lawrence S. Gould , Contributing Editor