Anatomy of a Winter Break via PhD Comics →
In 1911, Edison predicted that in 100 years, the steam engine would be replaced with high-speed electric trains. But, most travelers would fly through the air “at a speed of two hundred miles an hour, in colossal machines. Where will we be in 100 years?
I have always been interested in how things work, but one time as a kid I...– GE Genius Eric Telfeyan
Bangalore students impress with plans to “Reduce,... →
It was a cloudy Saturday morning when 400 sunny students all between 8-14 years of age graced GE’s Technology Center at Bangalore, India with their presence and their revolutionary ideas on…
Tire Mechanics →
efrobinson: Interesting article on the mechanics of tires.
Part of my job is to maintain the health of our power grid so it can deliver...– GE Genius Wei Ren
Researchers Measure Nanometer Scale Temperature →
grimeology: Electro-thermal atomic force microscope cantilever tip enables new nanometrology. Electrothermal cantilever with nanometer-scale electrode tip integrated onto a microheater. Atomic force microscope cantilever tips with integrated heaters are widely used to characterize polymer films in electronics and optical devices, pharmaceuticals, paints, and coatings. These heated tips are also...