The Virginia Engineer Thu, 07 Jan 2021 22:14:30 GMT Formation Of Sorba Engineering Announced Firm will offer civil engineering expertise under the new banner of Sorba Engineering.

]]> Tue, 12 Jan 2021 05:18:01 GMT Richard Carden,2021-01-11:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/1b63d5fb567f25b9b3fc200839185693
Biological Ceramics' Hidden Strengthening Mechanism Exposed New insights into building stronger and tougher ceramics by studying the shells of bivalve mollusks.

]]> Tue, 12 Jan 2021 05:01:00 GMT Richard Carden,2021-01-11:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/d7943ab526d8e08332c10bc5e2b249e8
2021 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education Awarded Biennial prize acknowledges new modalities and experiments in education that develop effective engineering leaders.

]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2021 05:02:00 GMT Richard Carden,2021-01-08:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/d94ead26a4451af6993ea413ba263ba8
Rees Scholarship Foundation Awards $83,000 In Scholarships Scholarships awarded to students seeking to become technicians in the HVACR and water heating industry.

]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2021 05:01:00 GMT Richard Carden,2021-01-08:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/98a9dfc0ab47130cb57992bcb40b528e
AHRI to Host New Refrigerant Webinar Panel will discuss A2L refrigerant behavior in a structure fire.

]]> Fri, 08 Jan 2021 05:02:00 GMT Richard Carden,2021-01-07:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/173e8564a42f3092ffac31689ae71529
Exploring Plants Above and Underground Exploring how scientists can use above-ground traits such as bloom time and height to predict what plants look like underground.

]]> Fri, 08 Jan 2021 05:01:00 GMT Patty Carden,2021-01-07:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/a7c0176f34d9fb614e15ae59747269c7
Webinar To Cover Performance Rating For Fenestration Systems, Comparative Analysis Procedure The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) will host a webinar entitled “Performance Rating Method for Fenestration Systems and Comparative Analysis Procedure”…

]]> Thu, 07 Jan 2021 05:02:00 GMT Patty Carden,2021-01-06:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/9e61c36d53b0ec65ef8b36cea3b1d453
Submissions Open For The 2021 IES Illumination Awards Program Submissions are now being accepted for the 2021 Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Illumination Awards program.

]]> Thu, 07 Jan 2021 05:01:00 GMT Patty Carden,2021-01-06:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/9d27365dbd8fa341bf10f96a195df9cb
Framework To Design Tall Buildings For Wind Offered In New Manual The American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) new book, Design and Performance of Tall Buildings for Wind, MOP 143, provides a framework for…

]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2021 05:02:00 GMT Patty Carden,2021-01-05:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/68c154af16cf3a7e3d4db77e56ea14c5
Robotic Gripper Inspired By Twining Plants Researchers have designed a new soft robotic gripper that draws inspiration from an unusual source: pole beans.

]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2021 05:01:00 GMT Patty Carden,2021-01-05:3b46b204b5053402961c327436cdd81f/54efd7bc93d9fe9abac61ed0d2be5f00