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Mini-projectors – maximum performance

May 26, 2010 9:32 am | Blogs | Comments

The combination of a new kind of optical structure with high-performance LEDs enables completely new compact and brilliant lighting and projection systems.


Rensselaer researcher wins $1.4 million NIH grant to enable faster cancer treatment planning

May 26, 2010 9:24 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Professor Richard Radke is leading a new $1.4 million study to develop novel computer automation techniques that could reduce the prep time of a promising cancer-treatment technology from several hours to a few minutes....

ESD Protection Guide

May 26, 2010 9:11 am | News | Comments

TI’s System-Level ESD Protection Guide provides an overview of several types of our latest ESD protection devices for high-speed data rates and for diode array chips for ease of design. Application and end equipment devices are also listed.


Renesas Demonstrates Advanced Reflective Display Lighting Technology at SID 2010

May 26, 2010 8:56 am | Videos | Comments

Robert Dunhouse from Renesas talks about the company's "super reflective natural light technologies" at the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


Sharp at SID 2010 - Transflective vs. Transmissive Displays

May 26, 2010 8:34 am | Videos | Comments

Dave Hagan from Sharp Microelectronics talks about the company's LCD technology, comparing transflective backlit LED displays to transmissive on the showfloor of the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


Display Features 20-plus Finger Multi-touch Input

May 26, 2010 8:18 am | Product Releases | Comments

3M Touch Systems, Inc. announced the availability of the 3M Multi-Touch Display M2256PW. With its fast, 20-plus finger multi-touch input and a high-definition, wide viewing-angle LCD, the M2256PW display is presented as


Frameless Display Panels Touted as Ultra-Modern

May 26, 2010 8:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

JDSU announced that it has created new frameless display panels using a combination of its low-reflection optical coating technology and custom display manufacturing processes. The result are


SID 2010: Dontech Optical Filters

May 26, 2010 7:50 am | Videos | Comments

Jeff Blake from Dontech discusses how the company takes commerical off-the-shelf (COTS) displays and integrates their optical filters at the 2010 Society for Information Display Conference.


FAA awards 3 NextGen contracts worth up to $4.4B

May 26, 2010 7:30 am | News | Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday it awarded three contracts for its new air traffic control system worth a total of up to $4.4 billion.Under the contracts, Boeing Co., General Dynamics Corp. and ITT Corp. will perform large-scale demonstrations to see how procedures and...

Powe Award supports development of nanocomposites to monitor wind turbine blade structure

May 26, 2010 7:25 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Virginia Tech) Wind turbine blades enjoy a steady wind but can be damaged by gust-induced vibrations. The researcher proposes to create tiny sensor patches that can be selectively placed in key locations where it is anticipated that damage will start. The patches are made of the same...

Orlistat (marketed as Alli and Xenical): Labeling Change

May 26, 2010 7:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Revised labeling to include cases of severe liver injury.


Resistive Multi-input Touch Panel is Windows 7 Logo Certified

May 26, 2010 6:49 am | Product Releases | Comments

Fujitsu Components America, Inc., purportedly the first manufacturer to obtain Windows 7 logo certification for a resistive multi-input touch panel, is marketing those touch panels in North America. Using Fujitsu’s proprietary technology, the resistive multi-input panels can


Low-Power RF Selection Guide Offers Cost-Effective Solutions

May 26, 2010 6:08 am | Videos | Comments

The Low-Power RF Selection Guide from Texas Instruments offers a wide selection of cost-effective, low-power RF solutions...


Brookhaven Lab Scientist David Diamond Receives American Nuclear Society's Tommy Thompson Award

May 26, 2010 5:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

Brookhaven Lab Senior Scientist David Diamond will receive the American Nuclear Society’s Tommy Thompson Award, which recognizes individuals who have contributed significantly to nuclear safety activities.

SMT Contact Allows Solderless Termination

May 26, 2010 5:20 am | Product Releases | Comments

The ASM01 spring contact from RIA Connect is a single pole, vibration-resistant SMT terminal which allows for a solderless termination of pinned components and individual solid wires



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