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4 best practices for protecting trademarks when entering the Chinese market
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Entries open for ECN IMPACT Awards, celebrating excellence in electronics design
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Scientists fold RNA origami from a single strand
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UT Arlington and Pediatrix partner to bring simulation training direct to practice
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Plenum-rated cable features smaller diameter of 0.265 inches

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Sealevel’s COM Express solutions offer the advantages of a custom design with the convenience of COTS. Our experienced engineering team will create a custom carrier board with the application specific I/O required to get your new product to market in record time.

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Engineering Newswire: Marine’s driverless jeep built on a growler

 
 
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The Ground Unmanned Support Surrogate, Autonomous Internally Transportable Vehicle or GUSS AITV for short, is built on an M1161 Growler, a smaller vehicle than its predecessor, who was named just GUSS. Using a Commercial Off-The-Shelf sensor suite ...


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NEW SNAP MOUNT ALUMINUM ELECTROLYTIC CAPACITORS CAN SUB FOR DISCONTINUED TYPES

While some manufacturers are discontinuing snap mount electrolytics, IC is expanding with smaller, more cost-effective types! For example, the updated LBB series offers up to 3,000 hours life at 85°C, with full-rated voltage and ripple. Case sizes now average 10% smaller with lower prices! High ripple-current ratings. 82 µF to 56,000 µF at 16 to 450 WVDC. Ideal for input side of power supplies.


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Single gene controls jet lag

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LA JOLLA–Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have identified a gene that regulates sleep and wake rhythms. The discovery of the role of this gene, called Lhx1, provides scientists with a potential therapeutic target to help night-shift workers....


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New test reveals purity of graphene

Graphene may be tough, but those who handle it had better be tender. The environment surrounding the atom-thick carbon material can influence its electronic performance, according to researchers at Rice and Osaka universities who have come up with a simple way to spot contaminants....


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TVS protection for USB 3.1/Thunderbolt data lines

Central Semiconductor's CFTVS5V0BULC is an ultra-low capacitance 5.0V bi-directional TVS in the space saving SOD-882L. This device provides up to 15kV of transient voltage protection for high speed USB 3.1, Thunderbolt and HDMI 2.0 interfaces. The low 0.35pF maximum capacitance of the CFTVS5V0BULC is an essential characteristic in preventing signal degradation.


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University of Tennessee research uncovers forces that hold gravity-defying near-earth asteroid together

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Researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, have made a novel discovery that may potentially protect the world from future collisions with asteroids. The team studied near-Earth asteroid 1950 DA and discovered that the body, which rotates so quickly it defies gravity ...


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Stardust team reports discovery of first potential interstellar space particles

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Seven rare, microscopic interstellar dust particles that date to the beginnings of the solar system are among the samples collected by scientists who have been studying the payload from NASA's Stardust spacecraft since its return to Earth in 2006. If confirmed, these particles would be the first ...


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New ChiP-based DCM™ DC-DC Converter Modules

Vicor’s ChiP DCM platform spans DC-DC conversion requirements from 12 V to 420 V input and 12 V to 55 V output. Coupled with FPA™ and ZVS regulators, these novel power components enable dense, efficient and scalable source-to-load power system solutions.


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4 best practices for protecting trademarks when entering the Chinese market

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Working with a team of experienced trademark counsel in the U.S. and China is a critical to launching a successful expansion of a brand into China. This article provides a set of checklists to guide companies, including the preliminary steps....


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Entries open for ECN IMPACT Awards, celebrating excellence in electronics design

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Companies from across the global electronics design landscape are invited to submit their stand-out products and services — in 24 categories — for consideration by a panel of judges for the 2015 ECN IMPACT Awards. The entry period opens today at www.ecnawards.com and ends January 19, 2015....


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TPS544B20/ TPS544C20 4.5-18V 20A/30A SWIFT™ with PMBus™ Programmability and Voltage, Current and Temperature Monitoring

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The TPS544B20 and TPS544C20 devices are PMBus compatible, non-isolated DC-DC Integrated FET converters, capable of high-frequency operation and delivering 20-A , or 30-A current output from a 5 mm × 7 mm package, enabling high-power density and fast transient performance with minimal PCB area.
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Scientists fold RNA origami from a single strand

RNA origami is a new method for organizing molecules on the nanoscale. Using just a single strand of RNA, many complicated shapes can be fabricated by this technique. Unlike existing methods for folding DNA molecules, RNA origamis are produced by enzymes....


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UT Arlington and Pediatrix partner to bring simulation training direct to practice

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A real-time video feed, a laptop and a computerized manikin baby are key components for a new simulation training initiative that allows UT Arlington College of Nursing educators to put Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (NNPs) and physicians through the paces of an emergency scenario....


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Help Us Recognize Excellence in Electronics Design

The judging process is taken very seriously. We hold our ECN IMPACT Award judges to the highest standard of fairness, accuracy, and integrity. No judge may evaluate a category in which his/her company is competing.


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Flip-chip underfill solution features a high Tg of >240°C

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AI Technology (Princeton Junction, NJ) material scientists have developed a series of new generation underfills that withstand RoHS compliant higher temperature processing and applications. The main advanced features and functions are listed below....


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Transmitters and converters provide fast response time and low temperature drift

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With selected devices featuring HART 7 technology, the entire 3000 series of compact best-in-class temperature transmitters and converters from PR Electronics (San Diego, CA) provides high accuracy, fast response time, and low temperature drift....


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Plenum-rated cable features smaller diameter of 0.265 inches

Superior Essex (Atlanta, GA) announces it has decreased the diameter of its 10Gain XP CAT 6A plenum-rated cable to 0.265 inches, making it the smallest Category 6A UTP cable available. The smaller diameter provides an improved cable pathway fill ratio....


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