SJSU Engineering in Action

National Air and Space Museum |
“At a deeper level, I think the museum makes visitors feel proud to be human – to be members of a species that has traveled from a lonely beach at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, to the dusty…
Top 6 Breathtaking Innovations with 3D Technology
“From 3-D printed food to printing human organs, here are the top 6 breakthrough innovations in 3-D printing technology.”
Electrochemical Cell Makes Electricity and Chemicals From CO2 – IEEE Spectrum
“electrochemical cells could both capture carbon dioxide and generate power. Such electrochemical cells, they hypothesized, would use a metal as the anode and mixed streams of carbon dioxide a…
NASA is Using Space-age Technology to Help Save Firefighters
“Spacecraft must be able to withstand immense pressure, extreme heat, and provide life support to all the astronauts on board. However, the same technology that keeps astronauts safe inside th…
Transistors Will Stop Shrinking in 2021, Moore’s Law Roadmap Predicts – IEEE Spectrum
“The trajectory of transistor feature sizes (the physical gate length of transistors in high-performance logic is shown here) could take a sharp turn in 2021. After more than 50 years of minia…
Google Just Figured Out A Futuristic Way To Slash Its Energy Bill
“cut electricity bills at its energy-guzzling data centers. Using DeepMind algorithms, researchers found more efficient ways to distribute electricity throughout Google’s vast network of ser…
Queen Elizabeth Way – The Canadian Encyclopedia
“Queen Elizabeth Way, connecting Toronto with Niagara Falls and Fort Erie, Ont, was Canada’s first 4-lane, controlled-access superhighway. Using the latest concepts in streamlined design,…
Build a Suspension Bridge
Build a suspension bridge that spans 10 inches and can hold at least 15 pennies!”
Autodesk 123D Make
“3D meets DIY. 123D Make lets you turn 3D models into 2D build plans with animated assembly instructions.”
Engineering in Action & Tech Expo
“Students learn the basics of computer programming, physics, renewable energy, and aerodynamics, and are able to experience firsthand just how interactive and engaging science can be! SJSU stu…