Thermal Packaging for Cold Chain: Insulated Shipping Box Design

Written by: Anastasia Churazova on 8 September, 2017

Imagine the world where you are limited to food that is grown locally. Until the late 1800s—before the invention of...

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How to Improve Indoor Air Quality for Your Designs with CFD

Written by: Ahmed Hussain on 2 August, 2017

In the early days of construction, wind tunnel tests were the standard method for investigating the indoor air quality...

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Tank Farm Wind Load Analysis using Computational Fluid Dynamics

Written by: Guillermo Giraldo on 31 July, 2017

Wind load is one of the main concerns in construction codes. In addition to gravitational loads, earthquakes, and other...


Pipeline Safety Assessment Against Thermal Load Using FEA

Written by: Guillermo Giraldo on 23 June, 2017

Pipeline flexibility analysis is one of the most common applications of structural engineering. Pipes are used for...

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Air Resistance: The Invisible Enemy in Vehicle Design

Written by: Enrique Martín López on 21 June, 2017

Vehicle designers, no matter if they specialize in motorsport cars, trucks, common vehicles or even motorbikes, have to...

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Increasing Manufacturing Tolerance for Disposable Pumps by 50% with FEA

Written by: Netty on 6 June, 2017

In medicine, disposable pumps are used for accurately dispensing medication, such as antibiotic, chemotherapy or pain...

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Predicting Wind Loads on Buildings via Web Browser

Written by: Anastasia Churazova on 26 May, 2017

A building design project is a complicated endeavor that consists of multiple phases and requires contributions from...

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Panther Racing Team Set their Sights on Michigan

Written by: Anna Flessner on 8 May, 2017

Panther Racing Team After many months and countless hours of work, the University of Pittsburgh Panther Racing Team has...