Mechatronics education: Meeting future need

David Russell

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Of all the topics feverishly discussed in staff meetings, conferences and blogs, future educational effectiveness and relevance always seems to crop up. Professors, remembering their own education and struggles to attain their current status in academe bemoan the current lack of mathematics, the lack of student talent, and the drift away from hard design to a plug-and-play mentality. There are evident disjoints between Software-as-a-Sservice (SaaS), cloud computing, and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and mechatronic systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMechatronic Futures
Subtitle of host publicationChallenges and Solutions for Mechatronic Systems and Their Designers
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9783319321561
ISBN (Print)9783319321547
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Engineering
  • General Computer Science


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