Journaling Your Past for the Future

Journaling Your Past for the Future Journals have been used for hundreds of years and for many reasons. For instance, the earliest known journals date back to 6 AD in China. In the 10th century, Japanese ladies used “pillow books,” which they kept in their bedrooms to record dreams in poetic or pictorial form. During […]

Help Your Student Prepare for a Science Career with the Right Notebooks

Help Your Student Prepare for a Science Career with the Right Notebooks If you have a high school or college level student who is pursuing an education that will support a career in science, or are a teacher of science at the high school or college level, there are some simple things you can do […]

Complete a Graduate Research Project

When you do a research project at the graduate level, you have to look at it as a professional project, rather than another homework assignment. Not only does your research project require more in the way of in-depth research; it may be published by the school. This can lead to many professional opportunities for you, […]

Plan for the Details of Your New Engineering Project

Plan for the Details of Your New Engineering Project If you are working on a new engineering project, you are probably pretty excited to start this new endeavor. New projects are always fun, but if you don’t take the right steps, all that fun can cause you to destroy the fruits of your own labor. […]

Engineering Notebooks as Legal Documents for Patent Development

Earning a patent on your work takes a great deal of time, effort, and documentation. The process for getting a patent requires that applicants keep detailed, chronological notes that are clear and concise. They must show specific dates along the path of development. In addition, the applicant must also have someone who is not an […]

Clean Room Basics

Clean Room Basics In a manufacturing application, a clean room is an environmentally controlled space where goods are manufactured. There are specific limits to the number of airborne particles that are acceptable in this environment, and eliminating their presence is a matter of extreme control. Contaminants to the space can have a detrimental effect on […]