Figure: Three top skill sets to get ahead are engineering, project management, and communication/presentation. Courtesy: Control Engineering research, CFE Media and CFE Technology
Discrete Manufacturing February 14, 2020

Hot topics in Control Engineering for 2019

Think Again: Engineering salaries and career tips, object-oriented programming, rate-predictive control, Internet of Things (IoT) and career advice were among top articles posted on the Control Engineering website during 2019.

By Mark T. Hoske
Courtesy: Seeq Corp.
IIoT, Industrie 4.0 February 25, 2020

Use IIoT to improve OEE, increasing ROI

Case-use examples illustrate the point

By Michael Risse
Dr. Helen Durand from Wayne State University received a $500,000 grant to design stronger safeguards against automation systems attacks. Courtesy: Wayne State University/ISSSource
Cybersecurity February 25, 2020

Boosting security of process control chemical systems

Wayne State University researchers have developed a process designed to enhance cybersecurity of chemical process control systems.

By Gregory Hale
Courtesy: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Safety Standards February 20, 2020

Cryptographic ID tag developed to stop supply chain counterfeiting

MIT researchers have invented a cryptographic ID tag that’s small enough to fit on virtually any product and verify its authenticity, which could help stop supply chain counterfeiting.

By Rob Matheson
Courtesy: Southwest Research Institute (SwRI)
Sensors, Vision February 24, 2020

Motion prediction algorithms enhance safety features for automated vehicles

By Southwest Research Institute (SwRI)
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media
Mobility February 21, 2020

Enhancing safety with mobile devices

By Dietmar Deppisch
Courtesy: CFE Media
Cybersecurity February 21, 2020

Strategies for securing the supply chain

By Gregory Hale
Omron Foundation made a donation to California State University, Chico (Chico State) for an expanded mechatronics laboratory and classroom space. Courtesy: Omron Automation Americas
Mechatronics February 12, 2020

Donation made for mechatronics lab at university

By Omron Automation