MechatronicsZone road show kicks off
If you cannot participate in one of the free 2008 Mechatronics road show seminars, browse MechatronicsZone to learn how the mechatronics approach to design can help engineers get the job done better, more quickly and at lower cost.
If you cannot participate in one of the free 2008 Mechatronics road show seminars, browse MechatronicsZone
MechatronicsZoneto learn how the mechatronics approach to design can help engineers get the job done better, more quickly and at lower cost.
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At the Santa Clara Mechatronics Expo '08 road show on May 13
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Santa Clara Mechatronics Expo '08 road show on May 13, editors from Control Engineering, Test & Measurement World, EDN and Design News as well as SMU Engineering Dean Geoffrey Orsak answer questions about “where mechatronics is heading, and what it means to you,” says John Dodge, Design News editor-in-chief.
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