Tag archives for engineer

  1. Where Am I?

    I feel like I haven’t written here in ages. Don’t worry, I’m still alive. Lots of things have been going on recently, some of which I hope to write about in the near future. However, that brings me to something I’ve been pondering for a while (like, months). What is the purpose of this blog?…

  2. Engineers Explained

    In my never ending quest to accurately describe who engineers – and by association, myself – are, I happened to stumble upon this great explanation, attributed to Scott Adams (a.k.a. The guy who writes Dilbert):

    People who work in the fields of…

  3. An Engineer Says What?

    Amanda sent me this list of Engineering Speak. Having used most of these phrases at one point or another, I can vouch for their accuracy ((more or less)).

    Engineer says: A number of different approaches are being tried
    Engineer means: We are…

  4. T-Shirts I’d Consider Wearing

    Someone in my Advanced Robot Control class was wearing this t-shirt:
    [caption id="attachment_3439" align="alignnone" width="288" caption="Engineer\'s Motto: If it isn\'t broken, take it apart and fix it."][/caption]

    I had a really good chuckle…

  5. Crisis of Plan

    I think there’s a misconception floating around that everyone things I know exactly what I want to do in life. This is a myth, kind of: if right now was 1959, I’d be working for the McDonnell Aircraft Company building the capsules for Project Merc…