Engineering and the Diversity Imperative: The 15th Grand Challenge
Surf the internet. Turn on the lights. Use your GPS to find a restaurant. Sit down at the computer to check email and begin the work day. It’s difficult to imagine a day without the many conveniences and life-changing innovations that various feats of engineering have made possible: electricity, potable water, sanitary sewers, radio, television, computers, smartphones, roads, bridges, planes, trains, and automobiles.
Originally published: October 17, 2022
Author: Gary S. May
Institution: University of California at Davis
Published by: National Academics