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University of Dayton in Downtown Arcade

Will The Dayton Arcade Be Renovated? Pending funding, the historic downtown Dayton Arcade will be renovated instead of demolished. Plans include a large space for the University of Dayton (UD) to have a “Creative and Innovation Center” where the university can connect with startups and established businesses. The University of Dayt ... More

Mechatronics and Plastic Injection Molding

What Is Mechatronics and Where Did It Come From? Sometimes a new idea requires a new word. The word “mechatronics” was coined about 50 years ago by Tetsuro Mori, an engineer in Japan. He combined the words mechanics and electronics to come up with mechatronics. His company, Yaskawa Electric Corporation, then trademarked the word. But ... More