CATS News and Events

CATS / Rensselaer Awarded Two Innovation Fund Grants.

CATS and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has won two Jeff Lawrence Innovation Fund grants that will help five New York State manufacturers with applied R&D projects.  

Click here to view the FuzeHub announcement:  https://fuzehub.com/grant-awardees/

NY's Capital District Manufacturing is Thriving

From Forbes:  Albany-Schenectady-Troy among ciites in the U.S. where manufacturing is bouncing back.

https://www.forbes.com/pictures/593847e531358e03e559ef73/7-albany-schenectady-troy/#39a252ca16e6

 

North American Automation Market Shattering Records

From the Association for Advancing Automation (A3).......

 

ASC PhD Scholarship awarded to CATS' James Garofalo

CATS PhD student​ James Garofalo has been selected to receive the American Society of Composites’ (ASC) PhD Scholarship for the academic year 2017-18. The award has two parts. The first part is a grant of $1,000 to James to support his research. The second part is reimbursement of travel expenses up to $1,250 including conference registration to help him attend the annual ASC 32nd Technical Conference at Purdue University and accept the award at the conference banquet. The conference website is: https://cdmhub.org/groups/asc2017

Rensselaer Team Takes Third Place at ASME Design Competition

Team designs bike bell to accommodate both left- and right-handed riders