Technology Today® Summer 1999
Engineers blend new emission-reduction methods with older ones to help diesel manufacturers meet fast-approaching new standards.
Acoustic emission techniques, first used to assess the quality of nuclear power plant components, are now determining the reliability of artificial heart valves.
NASA's growing demand for miniaturized space instruments is guiding researchers toward the development of innovative technologies.
A panel of SwRI researchers from diverse fields discusses the pros and cons behind a continuing industry trend -- that of competitors combining research dollars and sharing the technical returns.