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Science

knowledge of principles and causes; especially, such knowledge when it relates to the physical world and its phenomena, the nature, constitution, and forces of matter, the quantities and function of living tissues, etc.

Technology

Originally the art of managing engines; in its modern and extended sense, the art and science by which the mechanical properties of matter are made useful to man in structures and machines; ABET: "The profession in which knowledge of the mathematical and natural sciences, gained by study, experience, and practice, is applied with judgment to develop ways to use, economically, the materials and forces of nature for the benefit of mankind."

Engineering

the practical application of science to commerce or industry. Generally takes the form of an artifact

Artifact

any object made by human beings, especially with a view to subsequent use.

Iterative

repeating, cyclical

Innovation

a new way of doing something; an improvement on an existing form, composition or processes

Constraint

limitation or restriction.

Trade-off

The exchange of one thing for another of more or less equal value, especially to affect a compromise.

Ergonomics

Human factors engineering, an applied a science that coordinates the design of devices, systems, and physical working conditions with the capacities and requirements of the worker

Standards

something considered by an authority or by general consent as a basis of comparison; those morals, ethics, habits, etc., established by authority, custom, or an individuals an acceptable

Inventions

a new, useful process, machine, improvement, etc., that didn't exist previously and that is recognized as the new product of some unique intuition or genius, as distinguished from ordinary mechanical skill or craftsmanship

Entrepreneur

A person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk.

Economics

financial consideration; the science that deals with the production, and consumption of goods and services, or the material welfare of human kind

Models

an object produced or shaped by human craft.

Criteria

a standard of judgment or criticism; a rule or principle for evaluating or testing something

Ethics

A system of moral principles

System

an assemblage or combination of things or parts forming a complex or unitary whole

Infrastructure

the fundamental facilities and systems serving a country, city, or area, as transportation and communication systems, power plants, and schools.

capital

the wealth, whether in money and property, owned employed in business by an individual, firm Corporation, etc

Society

an assemblage or combination of things or parts forming a complex or unitary whole

Culture

the behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age group

Smelting

to fuse or melt (ore) in order to separate the metal contained; to obtain or refine (metal) in this way

Alloy

a substance composed of two or more metals, or of a metal pr metals with a nonmetal, intimately mixed, as by fusion or electro-deposition

Pragmatic

of or pertaining to a practical point of view or practical considerations

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