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Mechanix Illustrated
Mechanix Illustrated

Mechanix Illustrated


1 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: EPUB

EPUB, $4.99 (US $4.99) (CA $6.99)

Publication Date: June 2018

ISBN 9780999736494

Rights: WOR

John August Media, LLC (Jun 2018)


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In this special edition of Mechanix Illustrated:Shuttle Astronaut Mike Massimino on engineering a path to space with robotics, teleoperation, and innovations in force feedbackSpecial focus on self-driving carsAugmented reality in head-up displaysA history of human-machine systems in spaceAdvances in artificial photosynthesisMining Helium-3 on the moonThe fascinating beginnings of unmanned systemsThe turbine-powered FirebirdsInside the most amazing haptic technologiesAn introduction to automobile aerodynamicsMechanix Illustrated classics revisitedArchitecture for the 22nd Century: asteroid-suspended towersPatents and the path of inventionAnd more!

Author Biography

John Schroeter is publisher of the iconic Popular Electronics, Mechanix Illustrated, and Popular Astronomy magazines at, as well as Executive Director at His deep industry experience spans semiconductors to high-performance computing to advanced automotive technologies. His patented work in eliminating counterfeit drugs from the supply chain was recognized with Frost & Sullivan's Technology Innovation Award. He continues to write consult in the advanced semiconductor and high-performance computing fields, with an emphasis on machine learning applications in defense and healthcare. Schroeter is also the author of several books, including the Prentice Hall classic, Surviving the ASIC Experience, on the design of custom integrated circuits.