Applying the Molecular Principles of Engineering

Engineering creates innovations and solutions using empirical data, models, analysis, and properties of materials. Properties of solids, liquids, and gases represent a need that bridges all engineering disciplines, whether the property is the state of matter, its strength, thermal stability, conductivity, refrigerant performance, bioaccumulation, or binding strength of a drug to a cellular receptor. Engineering […]

ModSteps smart shoes: generating electricity step by step

Students at Imperial College are working on a smart shoe which can generate electricity from your footsteps. Amir Fattahi writes about his team’s project and wearable tech.