Our electronics industry is growing by leaps and bounds at a dizzying pace. We need to educate ourselves as engineers daily in order to keep pace with these incredible advancements on every front.
Our quality of life is being ever enhanced by advancements in the biotechnology, medical and automotive fields, just to single out a few. Nanotechnology has given diagnostic technology a huge leap in areas such as DNA sequencing. In the medical electronics arena, prosthetic limbs have been revolutionized with electrical signal feedback paths to the human brain. And in the automotive industry, every year there are monumental advances and additions to the electronic content of new cars. Especially in electric vehicles, companies like Tesla are seeking new technology solutions to improving charging and storage capacity in batteries.
Let's take a look at this infographic created by Ohio University’s Online Masters in Electrical Engineering degree program for a bird's eye view of recent advancements in these industries and more.