How to build an electric car in a matter of days

Byron M. Young, a professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and colleagues have developed a new way to design a vehicle that uses electrical power to drive a wheel.┬áThe work, published in the journal Nature Communications,┬ádemonstrates the feasibility of an electric vehicle that can be driven at low speeds, like a bicycle, […]

Which U.S. colleges are hiring the best engineers?

Some of the nation’s best engineering colleges are recruiting the most skilled engineers.While some are struggling to keep up, others have taken off, according to data compiled by the Engineering Talent Index (ETI), a research group based in Washington, D.C. ETI said that colleges in the Northeast, Midwest, and West have seen the most new […]