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Technical Resources

Wikipedia : Engineer, Engineering , Electrical Engineers , Computer Engineering

Charles M. Vest, Educating Engineers for 2020 and Beyond, The Bridge, Vol. 36, (2), Summer 2006

National Academies Press, The Engineer of 2020: Visions of Engineering in the New Century, 2004

Wm. A. Wulf, The Image of Engineering, Issues in Science and Technology, 1998

Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century

New material : November, 13, 2006

Browse these sites for next lecture on Nanoelectronic Devices

Feynman's Lecture: "There's plenty of room at the bottom"

IBM's Nanotube Transistor

A detailed site about nanomaterials

An "Atomic" Force Microscope made of LEGO's

Browse these sites for next lecture on Network Processors and Computer Architecture

Network Processors

Sensor Networks

Deep Packet Inspection

Browse this Algorithms site for lecture on Computational Algorithms

Material for Nanomanufacturing Talk

What is Nanotechnology : Canon Science Lab

The path to commercialization

A new technique for high-precision nanomanufacturing

National nanotechnology initiative

Resources for Women and Minorities in Engineering

National Academy of Engineering, Women in Engineering

WEpan : Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network

National Academy of Engineering, Engineering Workforce Diversity


Metamaterials: Prof. Akyurtlu's presentation 9/19/2006, 16.100

J.B. Pendry and D.R. Smith, Reversing light with negative refraction, Phys.Today, 57,(6), 2004

D. Lindley, Putting the Reins on Light, Physical Review Focus, 2005

D.R. Smith, J. B. Pendry and M.C.K. Wiltshire, Metamaterials and Negative Refractive Index, Science, 312, p1780-1782, 2006

Scientific American: The Quest for the Superlens [ PHYSICS AND OPTICS ]
Built from "metamaterials" with bizarre, controversial optical properties, a superlens could produce images that include details finer than the wavelength of light that is used


Engineering Careers

E. Lyons,  What are engineering employers looking for?, Today's Engineer Online, May 2006, IEEE-USA

T. Malkinson, Globalization and your career: Building career resilience, Today's Engineer Online, Feb. 2006, IEEE-USA



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