ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli landed back on Earth this morning to conclude his 159-day mission to the International Space Station. Paolo had been serving as the flight engineer for Expeditions 26 and 27 since December.
Intense Ltd. today announced the release of prototype versions of its next generation Series 8000 793nm High Power Pump Laser Diode Module at Laser World of Photonics in Munich, Hall 1, Booth 400 (IMM Photonics).
OSD Displays offers a new 8.0” SVGA that features a high-bright LED backlight, up to 1300 nits (cd/m2) for industrial and medical applications (OSD080T0719-29). The 8.0” 800 x 600 color TFT features an LVDS interface and is
EuroNanoForum is this year?s must-attend event for the European nanotechnology community.
Antenna Factor introduced its OC Series 1/2-wave dipole antenna, which is asserted to deliver higher gain than a standard whip antenna, increasing the range and reliability of wireless links. Using loaded coil technology, the antenna
Peregrine Semiconductor announced availability of the RoHS-compliant PE42551 50-Ohm RF Switch for high-performance broadband RF applications such as automated test equipment (ATE), related test and measurement applications, and
Radicom Research announced the release of its WiFiHU Series of USB WiFi modem modules. Using these modules, WiFi connectivity can be added to virtually any processor-based device. They support
Dontech, Inc. has developed IMO-bond, a proprietary process of applying rigid optical filters (e.g., contrast enhancing, EMI/RFI shielding, or Therma Klear transparent heaters) to electronic displays via a refractive index matched optical (IMO) bonding process. IMO-bond includes
Sharp Microelectronics of the Americas (SMA) announced two additions to its small-format LED-backlit LCD product line. These TFT-LCDs include one 7.0-inch display and one 8.5-inch display. The displays deliver
Power-One, Inc. announces the availability of its new i-PWER Low Profile Modular (LPM) AC-DC power supply family. This robust and flexible series offers up to 1500W of power in the form of a six-slot chassis (LPM615 model) or up to 900W of power in a four-slot chassis (LPM409 model).
Ocular announced its largest projected capacitive (PCAP) touch panel offering to the market. This larger-size PCAP will bring the kind of engaging user interface made popular on smart phones to a much wider range of applications, including
Endicott Research Group (ERG) Inc. has introduced a family of LED driver package configurations that provide footprint-compatibility with existing CCFL inverters. The DR Series of LED driver modules are designed
PositiveID Corporation Completes Its Acquisition of MicroFluidic Systems, a Leader in Biological Testing and Sample Prep Applications With 29 U.S. Patents and Patents PendingMay 24, 2011 6:24 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
PositiveID Corporation Completes Its Acquisition of MicroFluidic Systems, a Leader in Biological Testing and Sample Prep Applications With 29 U.S. Patents and Patents Pending
Analog devices' IMEMS dual-axis accelerometer delivers guaranteed high temperature operation up to +175° cMay 23, 2011 12:24 pm | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments
ADI?s ADXL206 iMEMS® accelerometer measures acceleration with a full-scale range of ±5 g with 1 mg resolution and a temperature range of -40° C to +175° C.
Healthcare applications account for approximately 15% of the total value of the MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems) market, and it is expected that the figure will rise to 25% by the year 2015.
Sensosolutions www.sensoglove.com, a leading provider of innovative IT systems for sports analysis, motion and performance measurement, announced today it has partnered with 20 golf schools and PGA professional instructors world-wide to use SensoGlove...
Sequencing DNA base pairs - the individual molecules that make up DNA - is key for medical researchers working toward personalized medicine. Being able to isolate, study and sequence these DNA molecules would allow scientists to tailor diagnostic testing, therapies and treatments based on...
Analog Devices released for general availability the ADXL206 high precision, low power, dual-axis iMEMS accelerometer with signal conditioned analog voltage outputs. The single-chip ADXL206 measures
Scintera Networks announced the availability of the SC1869 and SC1889 second generation system-on-chip (SoC) adaptive RF Power Amplifier Linearizers (RFPAL) to address 3G and 4G heterogeneous network deployments. The SC1869/89 are said to
The W3H0830F hybrid coupler is designed for broad bandwidth applications from 800 to 3000MHz. This LTCC coupler is surface mountable and handles up to 100W of RF power yet has a
Hexapods were initially introduced to public attention in the late 1800s and first employed in an industrial application in the late 1940s, used on a tire testing machine. Six-axes parallel kinematic positioning systems (hexapods) used in robotics assembly cells debuted in 1954.
Spectra-Physics, a Newport Corporation brand, introduces InSight DeepSee, an extraordinary new ultrafast laser system that takes multiphoton imaging to new depths.
Yamaichi Electronics has developed a photovoltaic junction box for crystalline solar modules for the Y-Sol product family. The Eco-Si J-Box is designed for photovoltaic modules with an IP protection class of IP68. This permits
Representatives from Rogers Corporation’s Advanced Circuit Materials Division (ACMD) will be on hand at the upcoming 2011 IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) to share insights on the optimum use of the company’s high-performance circuit materials, including its RT/duroid 6035HTC, and RO4360, laminates.
Murata Power Solutions today announced three new series of surface mount inductors aimed at high current applications where low loss characteristics are essential.