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American Superconductor Announces Workforce Reduction

August 12, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

American Superconductor Corp. announced that it has reduced its global workforce by approximately 30 percent and its annualized expenses by approximately $30 million since March 31, 2011. These reductions were made to better align...

Ioxus Partners with WPG Americas for North American Distribution of Ultracapacitors

August 12, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Ioxus, Inc. a manufacturer of ultracapacitor technology for transportation, alternative energy, medical, industrial and consumer product markets, announced the addition of WPG Americas to its North American distribution channel. WPG Americas serves industries such...

BWH study: Depression linked to stroke risk in women

August 12, 2011 11:29 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

A study led by a researcher at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital has found that women who are depressed may be at increased risk of stroke. The six-year study found that women with a history of depression had a 29 percent higher risk of stroke, even after considering other stroke risk factors.

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Life sciences VC funding rises 37% in Q2, report finds

August 12, 2011 9:28 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

U.S. venture capital funding for the life sciences sector increased 37 percent during the second quarter of 2011, with $2.1 billion invested in 206 deals, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers called "High-dollar deals."

DIN-mount Power Supplies Suit Restricted Installation Depths

August 12, 2011 9:11 am | Product Releases | Comments

Five COMPACT units have joined WAGO Corporation’s DIN-rail mount EPSITRON Power Supply line. Suitable for restricted installation depths, the offering complies with DIN 43880, specifying equipment dimensions for distribution and meter panels. Ranging between

Understanding Overload and Short Circuit Protection of DC-DC Power Converters

August 12, 2011 8:12 am | Videos | Comments

VPT, Inc. produced a new instructional video on overload and short circuit protections of DC-DC converters. Topics include how DC-DC converters respond to overload and short circuit conditions, a demonstration of

The Tinker's Toolbox - Parviz Ghaffaripour of Akros Silicon on Power Electronics

August 12, 2011 8:12 am | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Akros Silicon's President and CEO, Parviz Ghaffaripour about power electronics today and the challenges to the design engineer.

Coté elected BMES fellow

August 12, 2011 7:30 am | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

Dr. Gerard L. Coté, head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Charles H. & Bettye Barclay Professor, has been elected to the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Class of 2011...

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Novel Dessicant Bag Rescues Wet Gadgets

August 12, 2011 6:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Bheestie Bags are the ultimate gift for any tech lover, as it actually dries out small electronic devices when they get wet.

Compact COM-Express Module Targets Low-Power Applications

August 12, 2011 4:56 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advantech announced the release of  the SOM-6763 B1 – COM-Express compact module powered by the Intel Atom Processors 400 and 500 Series.

Mobilizing Business Desktop Software

August 12, 2011 4:19 am | by Frank Kettenstock, VP of Marketing, Foxit (www.foxitsoftware.com) | Blogs | Comments

Gartner Group estimates that by 2015 over 294 million tablets and over 1 billion smartphones will be in use - making mobile devices one of the hottest platforms for software developers to migrate to.

The Tinker's Toolbox - Cees Links of GreenPeak on Wireless Networks

August 11, 2011 12:33 pm | Podcasts | Comments

In today's podcast we talk to Cees Links, the Founder and CEO of GreenPeak, a fabless semiconductor company with a strong focus on wireless for sense and control networks in combination with battery-less technology.

Leviton Selected by Toyota as a Provider of Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions

August 11, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Leviton announced that it has been named by Toyota as an approved Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) solutions provider. As an approved vendor, Leviton will provide EVSE to both consumers and dealerships for Toyota’s...

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Ford and SunPower Corp. to Provide Rooftop Solar System

August 11, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Ford and SunPower Corp. have teamed up to offer customers a rooftop solar system that will allow Focus Electric owners to "Drive Green for Life" by providing customers with enough clean, renewable energy to...

6250 MHz Coaxial Resonator Oscillator

August 11, 2011 11:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-6250-6250 Coaxial Resonator Oscillator (CRO) is a coaxial-based VCO with an internal proprietary frequency doubler.

Southampton Engineers Fly the World’s First ‘Printed’ Aircraft

August 11, 2011 10:57 am | News | Comments

Engineers at the University of Southampton have designed and flown the world’s first ‘printed’ aircraft, which could revolutionise the economics of aircraft design.

Single and Dual Comparators Enable Different Audio Jacks to be Used in Same Device

August 11, 2011 10:55 am | Fairchild Semiconductor | Product Releases | Comments

Fairchild’s FAN156 and FAN256 low power comparators typically consume less than 10 µA of supply current. They operate at a low voltage of 1.6 V and are fully operational up to

Injection Molding Sensor Combines Pressure and Temperature Cavity Measurement

August 11, 2011 8:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Kistler introduced the Type 6190 high-precision transducer designed to offer combined measurements of both cavity pressure and contact temperature during industrial thermoplastic and elastomeric injection molding operations. It is said to be the only sensor of its kind offering

Caution marks mobile device market in H2: Gartner

August 11, 2011 8:49 am | News | Comments

Uncertainty in global financial markets will likely take its toll on the market for mobile devices in the second half as growth slows in Western Europe, according to research firm Gartner.

Linear Servomotor Replaces Piezo Motors

August 11, 2011 8:35 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Nippon Pulse America introduces their smallest linear servomotor, the 4mm Linear Shaft Motor. The 4mm shaft diameter, a small forcer size (10mm x 10mm), a total weight of 9 grams...

Aluminum Instrument Enclosures

August 11, 2011 8:35 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

METCASE, the metal enclosures division of OKW, has developed an all new range of instrument enclosures – the UNIMET-PLUS series. These modern and versatile housings have been designed...

Liquid Flow Sensor for Low-Volume Dosing Applications

August 11, 2011 8:34 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Swiss sensor manufacturer Sensirion is launching a flow sensor for flow rates below 2 cc/sec (120 ml/min) with hydrocarbon-based liquids such as photoresists and solvents.

Toroidal Power Transformers Offer Efficient Electronics Design Solution

August 11, 2011 8:34 am | by Medical Design Technology | News | Comments

Featuring up to 97.4 percent power efficiency and a highly efficient design using nearly 30 percent less material, the new VPT Series Toroidal Power Transformers from Triad Magnetics...

Ruggedised version of Xgen 1U-high MIL-COTS power supply available

August 11, 2011 8:20 am | by ECN Europe | Blogs | Comments

Excelsys Technologies now offers ruggedised versions of its Xgen power supply range suitable for COTS/MIL applications and industrial installations in extreme environments. Now available with conformal coating for protection against harsh environments, the Xgen series of power supplies...

TÜV Rheinland Introduces New ZigBee Testing Environment

August 11, 2011 8:17 am | News | Comments

TÜV Rheinland, one of only three organizations authorized to test products for compliance to ZigBee standards, has developed a proprietary software-based testing system that is faster and more flexible than previous testing environments. 

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