Subscribe: UW-Madison News: Engineering
http://www.news.wisc.edu/engineering.rss
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
Tags:
computer  design  engineering  fields  future  madison  make  new  privacy policies  process efficient  process  renewable  unique   
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: UW-Madison News: Engineering

engineering – News





Last Build Date: Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:01:50 +0000

 



Chat tool simplifies tricky online privacy policies

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:14:14 +0000

A UW-Madison researcher has helped develop a unique online chatbot that can answer, in simple language, questions about specific privacy policies without requiring users themselves to weed through all of the fine print.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2018/02/Kassem-Fawaz-copy-500h-825w-1-e1518545641103-150x150.jpg




Bio-renewable process could help ‘green’ plastic

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:00:07 +0000

Plastics are often derived from petroleum, but Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center scientists at UW–Madison are developing new and renewable ways of creating them from biomass.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2018/01/bioplastics3-150x150.jpg




Radar adds technological twist to age-old cranberry counting process

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:50:52 +0000

UW electrical and computer engineers, acting on an idea from a Wisconsin cranberry grower, have developed a device to make a laborious, time-consuming process more efficient.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2018/01/cranberry_harvest-150x150.jpg




Projects on display as engineering prototyping class wets feet, whets appetites

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 18:58:07 +0000

In an introductory engineering design class, students design and build unique items to solve pressing needs.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/12/james-150x150.jpg




‘Magnetoelectric’ material shows promise as memory for electronics

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:04:33 +0000

Devices tend to store that information in two ways: through electric fields or magnetic fields. In the future, electronics could benefit from the best of each.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/11/memory1-e1511974431845-150x150.jpg




Optoelectronics origami: An easy-to-make, double-duty curved image sensor

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:00:50 +0000

The advance by a UW-Madison engineering team could lead to cameras with features such as infinite depth of field, wider view angle, low aberrations, and vastly increased pixel density.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/11/model-150x150.jpg




Unique driverless vehicle on display Nov. 15-18 in Madison

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:25:21 +0000

At an event Nov. 17 and 18 on the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering campus, visitors will have the opportunity to check out an autonomous car.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/11/Navya_Arma_interior-150x150.jpg




New theory could open potent new applications for light

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:50:02 +0000

You’re in a large building, driving in a remote area, or even right in the middle of a big city, and you can’t stream video, check email or even make a phone call — because your cellular signal is weak. But the future may be different.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/11/tower-387026_1920-e1510252705889-150x150.jpg




Learning computer ‘assistant’ can simplify complex chip design challenges

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 17:09:52 +0000

Researcher Zongfu Yu is using the power of machine learning to make the design process more efficient — and in the process, more accurate and cost-effective.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/10/Zongfu-Yu-1-150x150.jpg




Making sense of bridges loaded with sensors

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:53:50 +0000

Vibration data collected from sensors attached to the pedestrian bridge over North Park Street will be analyzed, in hopes of improving monitoring methods for bridges and buildings.


Media Files:
https://news.wisc.edu/content/uploads/2017/10/Park_Street_Bridge15_6172-150x150.jpg