In-depth looks at sustainable manufacturing, computer modeling and AI, friction and wear, and more.
Artificial intelligence for real-world mechanical systems
Artificial intelligence offers a wealth of resources for solving complex problems, but accurate predictions and understandable results still require human participation.
Simulations for Sustainability
In the hypercompetitive markets for advanced materials and processes, industries are turning to computational tools to gain and keep an advantage. It’s no longer enough to solve today’s problems using today’s materials—businesses are looking to tomorrow’s materials, markets, regulations, sustainability, and consumer demands.
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Open gear lubricants evolve slowly but surely
How do you lubricate a 120-ton gear the height of a four-story building that sits outdoors or in a dusty plant environment, while meeting safety, environmental and operating cost constraints?
Building sustainability into the aviation lubricants industry
Despite the demands of extreme operating conditions and stringent certification procedures, aviation lubricants and hydraulic fluids are evolving with the times—and bigger changes are on the horizon.