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Retirement benefits for Engineers

10/08/2015 by pnaban
Engineers are employed in different kinds of workplaces belonging to government, semi government,private companies,self employed etc in different part...
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Petroleum Engineering in Italy

09/29/2015 by maikelkhella
Hello everyone, I am new to the forum and I wish to introduce myself before I discuss my question. I'm a high school student here in Italy, and am cur...
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Last comment 10/06/2015 by maikelkhella
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Engineering Projects

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Pump Load

09/30/2015 by yoursbobby321
Dear Sir, We have four chilled water circulation pumps connected to a header. Two will run one standby and other used when one special unit was in op...
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Last comment 10/02/2015 by SHOCKHISCAN

Advice and Build Help for Single Wheel Electric Bike

09/27/2015 by allystar_green
i am building a single wheel electric bike, i am currently looking for a motor that has enough torque and rpm to run this bike, it has (at the apex of...
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Last comment 10/02/2015 by Hilton

Pumping Water to Different Heights

09/23/2015 by roshanrrd
what is the most suitable pump to pumping water to different levels of multi-storey building by use of only one pump, from water sump?
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Last comment 09/24/2015 by reward54

Most Attractive Profession

09/13/2015 by pnaban
From ancient times designing structures like temples,pyramids,great wall of china, modern skyscrapers etc have won the hearts of public as well as eng...
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Engineering...Beyond the Classroom

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What Time Should Students Start Classes?

10/05/2015 by Quasar
In a paper exploring circadian rhythms and start times for student classes, researchers point out that the average biological wake time for kids at...
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Last comment 10/08/2015 by wayneelowe

A Boy Brings a 'Homemade' Clock to School and...

09/23/2015 by HUSH
I have a weird relationship with clocks. Despite being American, I generally use 24 hour time. Why? Way too many alarms set for 7 p.m. and not 7 a.m...
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Last comment 10/08/2015 by Unredundant

Preparing Yourself for Taking Classes Online

09/13/2015 by Purdue_MSE_Online
There is a lot of advice out there for students taking a course online for the first time, which can seem more overwhelming than taking the course i...
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Engineering Communications

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The Ideal Office Plan

06/25/2015 by cheme_wordsmithy
Since I graduated college and began my professional career, I've worked in two office environments, and both of them mainly utilized high-walled c...
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Engineering Management

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Decision Making in Project Management

06/05/2015 by CR4 Guest Author
Decisions can be scary to make sometimes. In a project, a decision can make or break your budget, schedule or design. You can either move your proje...
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Managing a Project with Difficult Stakeholders

03/16/2015 by CR4 Guest Author
Beyond the engineering and design aspects of a project, there is the management and coordination of the stakeholders. This portion of a project is o...
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Releasing Stephen Hawking's Speech Software to Everyone

01/30/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Brilliant physicist Stephen Hawking has spent much of the past 40 years proving that - with the proper technology - severely disabled people can still...
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Engineering Careers

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STEM Is For Carpenters Too

03/11/2015 by BestInShow
When we think of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education, we most likely think of formal classes in a middle or high schoo...
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Last comment 03/12/2015 by Janissaries

Job Market for Electrical and Electronics Engineers

02/13/2015 by sanasyed24
In industry, Electrical and Electronics engineers provide technical services and support in the design, development, production, testing and operat...
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Last comment 03/24/2015 by JavaHead

Engineering Ethics in 2014

12/17/2014 by HUSH
Just like doctors, engineers are expected to utilize their skills and knowledge in a benevolent fashion. Where the Hippocratic Oath outlines the eth...
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Unschool In Session?

12/26/2014 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
The national Common Core initiative and a bevy of standardized tests have drawn an awful lot of doubting eyes toward American education. While Commo...
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Futuristic Fusion

05/06/2014 posted in Plastics & Resins Blog
by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
A research team from MIT has developed a hybrid material from living and nonliving materials. A first of its kind, the fused material holds the c...
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Much To Do! Twelve Potentially Economically Disruptive Technologies

06/12/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Please read this free and insightful report from McKinsey & Co.: Disruptive Technologies: Advances that will Transform Life, Business, and the Glo...
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Be True to your School (Ranking)

05/09/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Forbes Magazine joined the fray a few years ago in ranking America's Colleges and recently issued their 2012 results. US News & World Report (USN&...
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Math Use On The Job - Precision Machining

05/03/2013 posted in Speaking of Precision
by Milo
The Atlantic titles their article "Here's How Little Math Americans Use at Work." Spoiler alert, in Precision Machining, we all use a lot of math thr...
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Math Isn't Rocket Science; Is it?

03/25/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
The Museum of Mathematics recently opened in New York City. As stated on the MOMATH website, "Mathematics illuminates the patterns and structures a...
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