Frontiers of Engineering : Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2013 Symposium.

This volume presents papers on the topics covered at the National Academy of Engineering's 2013 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Every year the symposium brings together 100 outstanding young leaders in engineering to share their cutting-edge research and innovations in selected areas. Th...

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Corporate Author: National Academy of Engineering.
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, District of Columbia : National Academies Press, 2014.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • FrontMatter
  • Preface
  • Contents
  • Designing and Analyzing Societal Networks
  • Designing and Analyzing Societal Networks Introduction
  • Tanzeem Choudhury and Scott Klemmer
  • Modeling Large-Scale Networks
  • Tony Jebara
  • Crowds, Crisis, and Convergence: Crowdsourcing in the Context of Disasters
  • Kate Starbird
  • Computational Social Science: Exciting Progress and Future Directions
  • Duncan J. Watts
  • Cognitive Manufacturing
  • Cognitive Manufacturing Introduction
  • Elizabeth Hoegeman and J. Rhett Mayor
  • Distributed Anomaly Detection for Timely Fault Remediation in Modern Manufacturing
  • Dragan DjurdjanovicBusiness Process Management Systems to Optimize Manufacturing
  • Christian Will
  • The Rise of Computer-Enabled Supply Chain Design
  • Steve Ellet
  • Advancing Sustainable Manufacturing with the Use of Cognitive Agents
  • Steven J. Skerlos
  • Energy: Reducing Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels
  • Energy: Reducing Our Dependence on Fossil Fuels Introduction
  • Halil Berberoglu and Stuart Thomas
  • Energy from Fossil Fuels: Challenges and Opportunities for Technology Innovation
  • Laura DÃaz AnadónBioenergy Technologies and Strategies: A New Frontier
  • Joyce C. Yang
  • Artificial Solar Fuel Generators
  • Miguel A. Modestino and Rachel A. Segalman
  • Flexible Electronics
  • Flexible Electronics Introduction
  • Yueh-Lin (Lynn) Loo and Tse Nga (Tina) Ng
  • Materials and Process Engineering for Printed and Flexible Optoelectronic Devices
  • Antonio Facchetti
  • Mechanics, Materials, and Functionalities of Biointegrated Electronics
  • Nanshu Lu
  • Biocompatible Materials for Optoelectronic Neural Probes: Challenges and Opportunities
  • Polina AnikeevaAppendixes
  • Contributors
  • Program
  • Participants