Cycling and academia team up to explore thousands of design solutions for swingarm
University of Bristol engineering student combines his love of mountain biking with a curiosity about generative design to offer A.I.-powered solutions to a cycling company in the UK.
The story begins with a fortuitous meeting in a garden shed over a cup of tea. Engineering student Ben Boxer contacted Joe McEwan—an accomplished engineer who was in the process of turning his hobby of designing bicycle frames into a new career path—to discuss engineering and design in the mountain bike industry. It happened that McEwan needed help transferring 2D drawings of his bicycles into 3D CAD...Read the full article