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Mouser and Analog Devices support engineering design contest

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article image ​MOUSER Electronics and Analog Devices are sponsoring the 13th annual “Create the Future” engineering design contest.

MOUSER Electronics and Analog Devices are sponsoring the 13th annual “Create the Future” engineering design contest.

The “Create the Future” contest is a challenge to engineers and students globally to create the next great thing that increase quality of life, improve the efficiency and quality of healthcare, and help reduce dependence on non-renewable energy sources. The grand prize winner will receive global recognition and a cash prize of $20,000 for an innovative product that benefits society and the economy.

Previous contests have produced more than 10,000 design ideas from engineers, entrepreneurs and students in more than 100 countries. Entries are being accepted now through July 1, 2015. To learn more, visit http://www.mouser.com/createthefuture.

Previous grand prize winning entries include a key fob-sized device that makes smart phones "smarter" by enabling consumers to run a variety of low-cost sensing applications; a wheelchair propulsion system designed to increase the user’s mobility while decreasing upper body, repetitive stress injuries; a low-cost in-vehicle emergency warning system; and a new type of energy-efficient lighting.

The grand prize winner will be chosen from the winners in seven entry categories including: Aerospace & Defense, Automotive/Transportation, Consumer Products, Electronics, Machinery/Automation/Robotics, Medical, and Sustainable Technologies. Contest entries can be submitted by an individual or a team. An independent industry panel will judge the entries.

Mouser caters to design engineers and buyers by delivering advanced technologies. Mouser offers customers 20 global support locations and stocks the world’s widest selection of the latest semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects.

Mouser Electronics’ website is updated many times per day and searches more than 10 million products to locate over 4 million orderable part numbers available for easy online purchase. Mouser.com also houses an industry-first interactive catalog, data sheets, supplier-specific reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and engineering tools.

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