UCLA medical and engineering experts team up to improve health care by Christopher Nook
Date: Aug 17 2019

UCLA medical and engineering experts team up to improve health care

Computer science student Sunnie So with a robot programmed by UCLA researchers to lead exercise routines. The SMART Health Center aims to bring health-focused technology into the home.

Engineered - Maybe Not! - 57 Engineering Fails by Christopher Nook
Date: Aug 14 2019

Engineered - Maybe Not! - 57 Engineering Fails

Who approved these blue prints? These are 57 of the world's funniest & most EXTREME building & engineering fails ever!

Linear Actuators 101 - for Woodworkers by Christopher Nook
Date: Jul 17 2019

Linear Actuators 101 - for Woodworkers

Easily work with Linear Actuators.

Robotic Spinal Surgery by Christopher Nook
Date: Jul 17 2019

Robotic Spinal Surgery

Dr. Fernando Diaz, Beaumont neurosurgeon, explains robotic-assisted spine surgery using the Mazor X system and its benefits.

Robert Downey Jr.  Delivers Real Bionic Arm by Christopher Nook
Date: Jul 17 2019

Robert Downey Jr. Delivers Real Bionic Arm

Robert Downey Jr. and Albert Manero, a #CollectiveProject student who founded Limbitless, surprised a very special child with a new bionic 3D printed arm at no cost to the family.

This robot helps you lift objects — by looking at your biceps by Christopher Nook
Date: Jun 07 2019

This robot helps you lift objects — by looking at your biceps

We humans are very good at collaboration. For instance, when two people work together to carry a heavy object like a table or a sofa, they tend to instinctively coordinate their motions, constantly recalibrating to make sure their hands are at the same height as the other person’s. Copyright Adam Conner-Simons | Rachel Gordon | CSAIL May 22, 2019

Stepper Motors Advantages and Disadvantages by Christopher Nook
Date: Jun 07 2019

Stepper Motors Advantages and Disadvantages

This lesson is a continuation of a series of lessons involved with learning about Stepper Motors and Servo Motors. If you haven’t already, please review our previously released lesson on, What is a Stepper Motor and How it works. In this lesson, we will discuss the Stepper Motor Advantages and Disadvantages compared to Servo Motors.

Bad Jokes - Electrical Engineering Edition by Christopher Nook
Date: Jun 07 2019

Bad Jokes - Electrical Engineering Edition

Why was the inductor watching the news?

Leadscrew Connections  in Solidworks by Christopher Nook
Date: Jun 05 2019

Leadscrew Connections in Solidworks

This short video shows you how to use Solidworks to mate a lead screw with a stepper motor.