National Instruments unveiled the NI miniSystems, which are miniaturized versions of real-world systems (such as roll-chassis dynamometers and electrical smart grids). The new lab platforms were developed in collaboration with educational suppliers to bring relevance to math and science theory as students begin to pursue engineering degrees.
The Interdisciplinary Engineering Design Education Conference (IEDEC) will take place on Monday, March 19, 2012 in Santa Clara,California. The conference provides a forum for sharing ideas, learning about developments in engineering design education, and interacting with professionals, experts, and colleagues in the field. IEDEC is intended for educators, mentors, engineers, managers, researchers, students, and representatives from industry and consortiums.
Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) is offering a webinar, titled: Fundamentals of Designing with Semiconductors: Sensors and How to Use Them. The online seminar will review the concepts of physical signals and explore why and how they must be changed into analog electrical signals, and how they can be processed for the highest reproduced accuracy. The webcast will take place January 12th at noon EST. The Sensors and How to Use Them webinar will be archived after the webcast takes place.
MathWorks Academic Virtual Conference consists of presentations (with live question-and-answer sessions), on-demand presentations, an exhibit floor, and a networking lounge. The event will showcase real-world teaching examples from academics using MATLAB and Simulink to inspire learning and advance education in engineering, science, and mathematics. MathWorks Academic Virtual Conference will take place at 12:00 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 11, 2010.
Perforce Software is offering software configuration management (SCM) classes online. The online learning environment eliminates the time and expense of travel and provides attendees a high quality learning experience by blending live instructor lectures with student discussions and a virtual lab environment. A live instructor teaches each course on a specific day and time and most content is identical to its classroom equivalent, including student materials and course duration.