Kusiak, Engler Featured in November Mechanical Engineering Magazine

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Andrew Kusiak, professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and Joseph Engler, senior software engineer at Rockwell Collins, Inc. and a UI industrial engineering Ph.D. student, are featured in the November on-line issue of Mechanical Engineering magazine.

The article, "A Search Engine for Product Design that Clicks," proposes a method to mine data from the World Wide Web to discover customer and expert reviews of products and services that can be used to create a transactional database.

Mechanical Engineering Magazine Online is the online version of Mechanical Engineering magazine, the award-winning flagship publication of ASME Int’l (the American Society of Mechanical Engineers). Published since 1880, Mechanical Engineering magazine provides an interdisciplinary view of engineering and is a recognized sourcebook and tool for navigating today’s engineering challenges as well as tomorrow’s breakthrough technologies.