Is it possible, in the 21st century, to build a hydraulic system that doesn’t break down? Mechanical devices will eventually wear out, of..
In the words of one of my favorite bands, “What a Long, Strange, Trip it’s been.” Having been elected to serve as the 2014 president..
The latest buzzword used within colleges and among many industry leaders is “mechatronics.” If one consults Wikipedia, the definition..
Reliable and Efficient Hydraulics and Pneumatics for Today and Tomorrow This November, the three leading fluid power organizations—The..
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The term “outreach” isn’t typically associated with our professional lives. When I think of outreach, I think of church or a..
As president of the International Fluid Power Society this year, I have had the pleasure of attending a large number of trade shows and..
How safe are my employees? How efficient and reliable are my systems? What is my competitive advantage? Am I certifiable; are my employees?..
In my last Notable Works column two years ago, I highlighted the energy-saving potential of fluid power. The data for that column came from..
As a society, we learn about the world and advance our well being through science and engineering. The United States may be known around..