April 6th, 2017 | PolySync : Nervous System of an Automated Driving Vehicle

DESCRIPTION Join SAE Oregon for an evening with PolySync as a continuation of our evening technical event series (meal included with ticket purchase). There are numerous discussions currently orbiting the idea of the “brain” of an automated driving vehicle (ADV). Machine learning and the neural networks required to perform decision making in real time are[…]


March 24th, 2017 | The Ecosystem for Engineering Design Applied to Formula SAE

DESCRIPTION “The Ecosystem for Engineering Design is developed herein as an immersive CAE tool for comprehensive design process support that facilitates the elimination of these sources of design inefficiency. In addition, the Ecosystem promotes rigid adherence to phase-appropriate design process activities increasing productivity.” – 2017-01-1324 excerpt Our speaker, Baldur Steingrimsson, holds the position of Research[…]

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March 17th, 2017 | Advanced & Additive Mfg – Current and Future State – Rapidmade

DESCRIPTION Advanced and Additive Manufacturing (AM) has seen an explosion in investment, growth, and development in the last decade. For metals alone, AM means a shift from mold-based component concepts and the constraints that go with them to rapid iteration, development of ideas with full geometric freedom. Advantages include faster processing times, lower-cost components, and a level[…]