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Harry Nyquist, Signal Processing Pioneer

Harry Nyquist, Signal Processing Pioneer

August 26, 2020 Engineering Tribute, Harry Nyquist Born in Sweden, Harry Nyquist moved to America in 1907 shortly before the First World War. A big fan of Sir Isaac Newton, Nyquist loved calculus and eventually grew up to be an electrical engineer. Nyquist began work at Bell Labs in 1917 and in 1932 discovered the […]

Caring for Those Who Once Cared for Us, Eden Gardens Exceeds Expectations in an Uncertain Climate

Caring for Those Who Once Cared for Us, Eden Gardens Exceeds Expectations in an Uncertain Climate

Tuesday August 25, 2020 Dedicated to the success of her colleagues and the experience of her guests at Eden Gardens, Erin Beaudoin exemplifies what empowering leadership is all about. Eden Gardens is a specialized care home that houses 130 patients suffering from dementia. As Chief Motivator, Beaudoin’s focus is to create a life worth living […]

James Watt, Father of the Industrial Revolution

James Watt, Father of the Industrial Revolution

August 24, 2020 Engineering Tribute, James Watt Today on DesignMakePlay we highlighted Scottish engineer and inventor James Watt, whose innovations in the Steam Engine acted as a catalyst for many of the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution. Originally a maker of mathematical instruments, Watt soon became interested in steam engines, and was able to […]