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Compact LEDs Set New Performance Standards for LCD Backlighting

December 8, 2010 1:23 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

OSRAM Opto Semiconductors announces the TOPLED Compact 5630 LED, an innovative addition to the world of LED lighting. By adapting its successful TOPLED packaging technology...


Unidym announces alliance with Samsung Electronics

December 8, 2010 1:23 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Unidym, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ARWR), announced today that it has completed IP cooperation and license agreements with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (?Samsung?).


Versatilis acquires the assets of Nanometrix

December 8, 2010 1:22 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Vermont high tech company acquires the assets of Montreal based nanotech company with a unique technology for manufacturing large area, flexible solar cells and solid state lighting panels.


Resistors Offer Significantly Lower Operating Temperatures At Rated Power

December 8, 2010 1:21 pm | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Stackpole's MLF and MLFM Series metal electrode leadless face (MELF) resistors offer significantly lower operating temperatures at rated power compared to similar sized flat chip resistors.


Nanoparticles could lead to better fuel cells

December 8, 2010 12:22 pm | by Cornell University | Comments

Cornell researchers have developed a novel way to synthesize a fuel cell electrocatalytic material without breaking the bank.

Stepper Motors Deliver Advanced Performance in Compact, Flexible Package

December 8, 2010 11:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Available in unipolar or bipolar configurations, these motors provide constant positioning force to 400 N over full travel lengths to 300 mm in ambient temperatures ranging from -15 to 60°C.


World's first microlaser emitting in 3-D

December 8, 2010 11:23 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(Optical Society of America) As described in Optics Express, an open-access journal published by the Optical Society, Slovenian scientists Matjaz Humar and Igor Musevic have developed a microdroplet 3-D laser system in which laser light shines forth in all directions from dye molecules...

Fujitsu Develops Technology to Manufacture Power-Supply Transistors On Nearly Any Flat-surface Material

December 8, 2010 11:21 am | by | Comments

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the development of a technology that enables the manufacture of power-supply transistors on nearly any flat surface, including glass, plastic, or copper. High breakdown-voltage was achieved by forming a high...


China BAK Receives $7.5 million Subsidy for High Power Lithium Battery Project

December 8, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

China BAK Battery, Inc. announced that the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, BAK International (Tianjin) Ltd. , received a subsidy of approximately $7.5 million for its automated high power lithium battery project from the National Development...


Raritan Intelligent Power Technologies Interoperate with Cisco EnergyWise Platform

December 8, 2010 11:20 am | by | Comments

Raritan announced that its intelligent device-level power management solutions are interoperable with Cisco® EnergyWise client technology. Through this interoperable solution, customers can gain a more comprehensive, complete picture of power consumption within the...


Seagate looks to raise $850M from loan, debt sale

December 8, 2010 11:05 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

SCOTTS VALLEY, California (AP) — Hard disk drive maker Seagate Technology PLC is looking to raise as much as $850 million through a combination of a loan and the sale of some debt.Seagate said Wednesday that it plans to offer for sale as much as $500 million in senior notes due in 2018 through a...

UCSF team develops 'logic gates' to program bacteria as computers

December 8, 2010 10:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(University of California - San Francisco) A team of UCSF researchers has engineered E. coli with the key molecular circuitry that will enable genetic engineers to program cells to communicate and perform computations.


Review: Facebook fans will 'like' RockMelt browser

December 8, 2010 10:20 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

There's a lot to keep track of online....


3S PHOTONICS announces results for 2010 fiscal year

December 8, 2010 9:23 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

3S PHOTONICS announces 9% growth in turnover and significant increase of operating profits.


AT & S to start embedded die packaging production with Texas Intruments

December 8, 2010 9:22 am | by Medical Design Technology | Comments

Smaller and smaller, and with ever more functions ? the products of the future continue to evolve. More economical use of space has now become an absolute must for the manufacturer.



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