The Website

abdmatrix.com was established in 2007 with the intent to provide engineering-related articles that discuss often overlooked engineering concepts and analysis techniques that are infrequently applied in todays industry. Conjointly, the site offers thousands of technical papers available for free to assist in research and development endeavors. abdmatrix.com overarching goal is to promulgate engineering best practices and software solutions to the global engineering community.


The Future

The future of abdmatrix.com is bright with the formation of a software development team currently in the works. abdmatrix software will offer affordable engineering solutions that provide engineers with user-friendly tools to quickly and accurately evaluate complex problems. Moreover, simultaneously providing software customization protocols that sync with pre-existing numerical capabilities and provide the desired lateral integration often needed by engineers when managing company-centric requisites.   


The Founder

Norm Lamar, the founder, holds an MSc. in Mechanical Engineering and has extensive experience with both design and analysis of composite and metallic materials. He is the chief editor and developer of abdmatrix.com. At Northrop Grumman, he worked in the RQ-4B Unmanned Global Hawk design team and the advanced development group supporting several DARPA programs. At United Technologies, he worked on several commercial programs, namely: Boeing 787; Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ); Bombardier's C-Series and the Airbus A350 XWB programs. Norm was a guest lecturer at San Diego State University, teaching a graduate-level design and analysis course. Norm currently works at General Atomics Aeronautical as a senior analyst providing structural analyses support for the Certified Predator B program; additionally, he leads an enterprise-level effort to develop both stress methodologies and the associated software to support methods application.  


Disclaimer

The material and information contained on this website is for general use only. You should not rely upon the material or information on the website as a basis for making any business, legal or any other decisions. While abdmatrix.com tries to keep the information up to date and correct, abdmatrix.com and its owner(s)/proprietor(s) or any affiliates make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to this website or the software and services contained on this website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such material is therefore strictly used at your own risk.