Coronavirus, COVID-19

Jean-Pascal Tricoire, chairman and chief executive of Schneider Electric, during the Schneider Electric virtual Innovation Summit North America 2020. Courtesy: ISSSource
Cybersecurity November 25, 2020

Resiliency, security needed for digital automation future

Manufacturing's resilience has been strong during the COVID-19 pandemic, and cybersecurity needs to be stronger than ever as the nature of work changes.

By Gregory Hale
Courtesy: SAP
Business of Engineering November 22, 2020

How to maximize people power with digital capabilities

Why human capital is key to prospering in the new manufacturing normal

By Johannes Papst
Cybersecurity risk assessment can benefit from a risk-based prioritized approach, according to Anil Gosine, global projects, MG Strategy+. Courtesy: MGStrategy+ and Control Engineering
Cybersecurity November 20, 2020

What you need to know about cybersecurity

A webcast on cybersecurity offers information about cybersecurity architectures, training, best practices, risk assessment and trends based on research.

By Mark T. Hoske
Professor Harley Johnson, far right, the associate dean for research at the Grainger College of Engineering, joins Wooldridge and Jones outside the mobileSHIELD facility. Courtesy: Fred Zwicky, University of Illinois
Safety November 19, 2020

University launches mobile COVID-19 testing lab

mobileSHIELD is designed to demonstrate a way to rapidly deploy I-COVID, the saliva-based test for COVID-19 developed at the University of Illinois.

By Lois Yoksoulian
Courtesy: Pleora/AIA
Sensors, Vision November 12, 2020

How deep learning enables machine vision solutions

Deep learning offers machine vision designers a powerful new tool for advanced inspection and it's getting easier to apply thanks to technology advances.

By Winn Hardin
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
AI and Machine Learning November 9, 2020

Top 5 Control Engineering Articles Nov. 2-8, 2020

Articles about changes for advanced process control, how augmented and virtual reality can reduce manufacturing skills gap, SCADA, HMI and MES projects, and more were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Nov. 2-8, 2020. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: Control System Integrators Association (CSIA)
System Integrators November 6, 2020

Integrator group announces virtual events for 2021

The Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) is hosting weekly virtual events as a replacement for their executive conference, which is being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Control System Integrators Association (CSIA)
Electrical November 5, 2020

Fab spending expected to increase worldwide

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a surge in fab spending and is expected to continue over the next several years, according to a report by SEMI.

Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Motors, Drives November 4, 2020

Motor, industrial gears market expected to recover quickly from COVID-19 impact

In spite of the losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the geared motors market is expected to have a period of sustained recovery and growth over the next few years.

By Interact Analysis
Courtesy: Inductive Automation
AI and Machine Learning November 3, 2020

Control Engineering hot topics, October 2020

Control Engineering's most clicked articles in October 2020 included stories about heated face masks designed to filter coronaviruses, 2021 Engineer's Choice finalists, using human and artificial intelligence with digital twins, and more. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay