"Hi,this is Daniel,i am a engineer professional in prototyping and tooling in China.Hope we could learn more each other in here and also hope have an opportunity to work with you.
www.jevny.comwww.jevny.wordpress.com (Prototype and Tooling life in…"
"Those headphones are definitely overengineered. Human hearing is defined as 20Hz to 20KHz. and unless you wear hearing protection every hour of every day of your life, by the time you're in your 20's it has degraded to around 12-15KHz for…"
"I guess my two 'favorite' engineering disasters (If I may be allowed to use that term, it's hard to think of 'liking' tragedies) are the Tacoma Narrows Bridge and the Hyatt Regency walkway collapse, with the 1967 USS…"
"No serious industrial applications, perhaps, but two non-serious mis-applications come to mind right away:
1) An electronic 'joy buzzer.' (assuming the current is kept low enough to avoid actual injuries while still triggering the…"
"Well Said, Jerome. That was the point we were heading towards before we got distracted by chatter on avionics.
I would just be reluctant to use 'casual' internet searches as my main source of information on potentially…"
My concern is not for people who have the ability to "re-engineer" themselves. I'm more concerned about the growing numbers of people who, for whatever reason, have not or can not upgrade their skillset and find new employment further up the food chain. It won't matter how good we as engineering professionals have it if society as a whole gets left behind. The burden to our economies will be huge.