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Mar 06, 2014, 08:30 ET

Global Design Contest Challenges Engineers and Students to Create the Future

 The 12th annual "Create the Future" Design Contest (www.createthefuturecontest.com) sponsored by COMSOL and Mouser Electronics, along with...

Oct 03, 2013, 13:18 ET

Breakthrough in Low-Cost, Automated Chemotherapy Treatment Wins $20,000 Global Design Competition

ChemoPatch™, a low-cost, disposable, electronic patch-based cancer chemotherapy device designed to be simple, automated, and easy-to-use by...

Mar 01, 2013, 10:00 ET

Contest Challenges Engineers and Students Worldwide to Create the Future

 The 11th annual "Create the Future" Design Contest (www.createthefuturecontest.com) sponsored by COMSOL, SAE International, and Tech Briefs...

Sep 25, 2012, 08:50 ET

Sensor That Makes Smartphones "Smarter" Wins Global Design Competition

 A new invention, Sensordrone, with the potential to dramatically extend the sensing capability of smartphones and tablets has been awarded the...

Mar 01, 2012, 10:00 ET

Engineers Worldwide Compete in 2012 "Create the Future" Design Contest

 The tenth annual "Create the Future" Design Contest (www.createthefuture2012.com) sponsored by COMSOL, Nordson EFD, and Tech Briefs Media...

Oct 06, 2011, 11:58 ET

Breakthrough in Preventing Food-borne Illnesses Wins $20,000 Grand Prize in Global Design Contest

A new invention could protect millions from contracting food-borne illnesses. The αScreen is a portable, rapid pathogen screener that could...

Mar 01, 2011, 10:30 ET

Design Engineers Worldwide Compete in 2011 'Create the Future' Contest

The ninth "Create the Future" Design Contest (www.createthefuture2011.com) sponsored by Creo – a PTC product, COMSOL, and Tech Briefs Media...

Sep 29, 2010, 05:30 ET

Wheelchair Design Breakthrough Wins $20,000 Grand Prize in Global Design Contest

A new invention could help millions of manual wheelchair users increase their mobility while decreasing upper body, repetitive stress injuries....

Mar 01, 2010, 13:02 ET

Design Engineers Across The Globe Compete in 'Create the Future' Contest

The eighth "Create the Future" Design Contest (www.createthefuture2010.com) sponsored by PTC, COMSOL and Tech Briefs Media Group opens today and...