Great News for Engineers! New Technology Predicts How (and When!) Materials Will Respond

Wouldn’t it be great if you could predict how different materials would respond to different environmental changes – and not spend days on the computer figuring it out? Well, thanks to the work of William Oates, an associate professor of mechanical engineering at the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, this may actually be possible. Oates recently… Read more »

SPOTTED: The Picarro Surveyor In Motion

Cool Technology-at-work: This Picarro Surveyor was recently spotted in Santa Clara County by SoloPoint Solutions CEO, Dean Le. This surveyor is used to “sniff” out possible gas leaks in the area by having the instrument mounted on a car and the data gets collected using a geo-informatics platform. This means the air analyzed by the… Read more »

SoloPoint Solutions Visits The New 49ers Stadium

On April 18, the SoloPoint Solutions’ executives caught more than a glimpse of the upcoming new home to the San Francisco 49ers. Dean Le, Tom Truong and Tom Sons were invited to take a tour of the Santa Clara Stadium that’s being built approximately 2.5 miles away from the company’s headquarters. The new stadium will… Read more »

Open Ecosystems Enables Development of TSV-enabled 3D IC Chip Stacking Technology

United Microelectronics Corporation and STATS ChipPAC announced recently that their first 3D TSV-enabled IC Chip Stacking project was successfully completed. The chip also passed their first stage reliability testing. Of note was the fact that the project is one of the first to be completed using an open-ecosystem collaboration. Shim Il Kwon, the Vice President… Read more »

CFD Tool adds Moving Object Simulation

As the need becomes greater to integrate the capabilities of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) more software developers are stepping up to the plate. The latest releases are proving to be quite promising, particularly for those who require 3D printing. CD-Adapco, a software provider, recently announced the release of their software,… Read more »