May 2021

May 21, 2021 - 5:30pm
It is a fact of materials science that all materials will creep when stressed. Materials engineers know that solid parts will move and/or deform slowly over time and under prolonged mechanical stress...
May 21, 2021 - 2:08pm
5G may be the latest buzz word in communications technology, but the question of reliability remains the same. Modern electronics must survive temperature, humidity, impact, force, vibration and...
May 21, 2021 - 10:12am
In experimental stress analysis, heat and cold can be complicating factors. Changes in temperature can change the stability of test parts, causing them to expand when heated and contract when cooled...
May 21, 2021 - 10:12am
The strain gauge sensor converts force, weight, and pressure into a readable measurement that can be used to create a safer and more reliable product. Whether you’re performing stress analysis on a...
May 20, 2021 - 10:12am
Strain gauge sensors have been around since 1938, when Cal Tech student Edward Simmons invented one to help Dr. Donald S. Clark, assistant professor of mechanical engineering, achieve more accurate...