Dayton, July 16, 2020: Wright Brothers Institute’s Board of Trustees announced today that Wendell Banks has been selected as the new Executive Director. Mr. Banks had been serving as Interim Director since early February after the unexpected passing of then-Director Dr. David Walker.


Mr. Banks, a for...
16.07.20 09:08 PM - Comment(s)

Dayton, June 4, 2020: An ambitious and comprehensive collaborative effort has resulted in five successful prototype ventilators that are both low-cost and highly producible, addressing a projected shortfall of the medical devices desperately needed during the COVID-19 crisis. 

04.06.20 04:37 PM - Comment(s)
Written by: Lauren Dempsey

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cast a sobering and uncertain light on the future, it often pays to seek wise counsel from the experts.


To this end, some of the Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) workforce attended in a webinar titled COVID-19 Uncertainties: Align Your Fu...
12.05.20 03:21 PM - Comment(s)

By: Jennie Hempstead and Laura Dempsey

Highlights:
  • Innovation doesn’t happen within a single entity or organization
  • Partners become champions, so partner wisely
  • End-users are integral to the process and value partial solutions over perfect engineering
  • Innovation means working around barrier, after barrie...
24.02.20 04:36 PM - Comment(s)
The Air Force has a shortage of trained maintenance crews and this will help them get up to speed and make less mistakes by providing direct reference via augmented reality to the crews.

This is an exploratory project to see if Augmented Reality can be used on the flight line to improve efficiency an...

07.10.19 07:34 PM - Comment(s)

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