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The World's First Sterilizable Flexible Organic Transistor

March 6, 2012 7:21 am | by Brookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

international research team has succeeded in manufacturing the world's first flexible organic transistor that is robust enough to withstand the high temperature medical sterilization process, making it a step toward the development of implantable electronic medical devices.

Linear Hall-effect Magnetic Position Sensor ICs Come in SOT-23 Package

March 6, 2012 6:29 am | Product Releases | Comments

Honeywell is extending its linear Hall-effect sensor integrated circuits (IC) product line with the addition of the new SS39ET Series. The SS39ET Series are designed to monitor magnetic fields from a permanent magnet or an electromagnet. All packages can be

Rugged Power System Serves Smart Washroom Applications

March 6, 2012 5:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Addressing the increasing demand for automated washroom functionality driven by sensor-based convenience systems, GlobTek’s Level V GT-41076-0609-2.5-IS-P2 family of inline encapsulated power supplies has IP64 ingress protection and


New FMC preserves value of legacy DSP code for developers

March 6, 2012 4:53 am | Product Releases | Comments

A new FPGA Mezzanine Card for Software Defined Radio applications has been launched by 4DSP LLC. The FMC645, based on the emerging FMC form factor and supported on Xilinx development kits, comprises a Texas Instrument TMS320C6455...

Tornado victims flock to Facebook for helping hand

March 5, 2012 6:51 am | by Mary Slosson, Reuters | News | Comments

Residents of the storm-ravaged communities in the Midwest are reaching out to each other, neighbor to neighbor, through social media sites to coordinate disaster relief and share information.

Personal Income and Outlays, January 2012

March 5, 2012 3:23 am | by U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis | News | Comments

Personal income increased $37.4 billion, or 0.3 percent, and disposable personal income (DPI) increased $14.1 billion, or 0.1 percent, in January, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Personal consumption expenditures (PCE) increased $23.2 billion, or 0.2 percent. In December,...

Cardiac Science Powerheart, CardioVive, CardioLife; GE Responder and Responder Pro; and Nihon-Kohden Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs): Class I Recall - Defective Compo...

March 2, 2012 2:21 pm | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Unexpected component failure may lead to AEDs not delivering defibrillation therapy, causing serious adverse health consequences, including death.

Differential tuition enhances Engineering Design Graphics program

March 2, 2012 7:21 am | by Texas A&M University | News | Comments

Dr. Paul Schreuders has joined the faculty of the Engineering Design Graphics Program in the Department of Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution -- thanks to funds...


First WiFi module for Linux and Windows at single-digit price

March 2, 2012 6:24 am | by ECN Europe | Blogs | Comments

Connect One has announced Nano WiReach USB, a miniature WiFi module that immediately brings wireless connectivity to consumer devices not originally intended to support wireless functionality. Because integrated CPU and memory manage the wireless LAN functions on module, Nano WiReach...

VPX: The state of the ecosystem

March 1, 2012 10:22 am | by Gregory Powers, Market Development Manager, Aerospace, Defense & Marine, TE Connectivity | Articles | Comments

High-speed processing requires generous bandwidth from the board level to the I/O. VPX, with a backplane connector system supporting 6.25 Gb/s in a switched fabric architecture, is the latest generation of embedded computer systems.

Honeywell Upgrades Zephyr Flow Sensors for Medical and Industrial Applications

March 1, 2012 5:10 am | Product Releases | Comments

Honeywell announced that it has added new flow ranges to its Zephyr Analog and Digital Airflow Sensor portfolio to provide high sensitivity at very low flows – making the sensor portfolio ideal for use in a variety of medical equipment and industrial applications.

March 2012: Medical

March 1, 2012 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

This issue discusses medical electronics including wireless healthcare opportunities and challenges and next-gen device design. The Brainstorm Q&A section asks about transflective displays, while former Editor-in-Chief Alix Paultre says a fond farewell.

Real-time clocks based on a 32.768 kHz quartz crystal

February 29, 2012 4:14 am | Product Releases | Comments

Cardinal Components is introducing a four-part series of Real Time Clocks (RTC’s) numbered CS-1302, 1307, and CT-1380, along with series C-8563, all based on a Cardinal 32.768 kHz quartz crystal.


SMD Fuse is Quick-Acting

February 28, 2012 7:05 am | Product Releases | Comments

Schurter expanded its line of surface-mount fuses with the introduction of the Universal Modular Fuse, UMF 250. Its quick-acting characteristic according to IEC 60127-4 complements the UMT Series, according to the company, in providing

4-GHz Oscilloscope is Presented as Offering the Highest Precision, Acquisition Rate in its Class

February 28, 2012 6:03 am | Product Releases | Comments

The new 4 GHz high-performance oscilloscope from Rohde & Schwarz with its 20 Gsample/s sampling rate addresses a wide variety of applications: The R&S RTO1044 is appropriate for analyzing

Weill Cornell center is model of collaboration

February 27, 2012 12:22 pm | by Cornell University | News | Comments

The Clinical and Translational Science Center at Weill Cornell Medical College harnesses resources of many institutions in New York to promote research from lab bench to bedside and to the community.

Brookhaven Physicists Team Up with Medical Industry to Build Advanced Cancer Therapy Accelerator

February 27, 2012 4:23 am | News | Comments

BNL scientists use particle accelerator expertise to push the frontiers of cancer treatment.

Wireless HD Video-Enabled Device Shipment Data to be Presented at US FPD

February 24, 2012 8:22 am | News | Comments

Wireless high-definition (HD) video technologies are the next frontier in consumer electronic (CE) connectivity, streaming uncompressed 1080p high-definition video across the living room.

COM Express Module Features 1.2-GHz Dual Core Processor

February 24, 2012 5:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

VIA Technologies announced the latest VIA COMe-8X90 module, featuring a 1.2 GHz VIA Nano X2 E-Series dual core processor and the VIA VX900H media system processor (MSP). The ruggedized module targets industrial PC and large OEM customers focused on

Capacitive touch modules suit multi-touch in extreme EMC environments

February 24, 2012 12:24 am | by ECN Europe | Blogs | Comments

TouchNetix has announced the first product in its Brilliance series of projected capacitive touchscreen modules. The TNxBR-104A001 is a complete 10.4 inch multi-touch module comprising a 2 mm chemically strengthened and abrasion resistant front glass, ITO on PET sensor, PCB …

Iron Mountain 4Q net income edges up slightly

February 23, 2012 10:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Iron Mountain Inc., which helps customers manage business records, electronic files, medical data and e-mails, said that its net income edged higher in the fourth quarter as it booked more revenue to store customers' data.The company said Thursday that earnings rose to $32.1 million, or 18...

CareFusion Cortical Stimulator Control Unit: Class 1 Recall - Software Malfunction and Short Circuit

February 23, 2012 7:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | News | Comments

Affects device and software that aids in the identification and mapping of areas of the brain.

Potential Antibiotic Alternative to Treat Infection Without Resistance

February 23, 2012 3:21 am | by Curious Cat Science and Engineering Blog | News | Comments

Researchers at the University of Michigan have found a potential alternative to conventional antibiotics that could fight infection with a reduced risk of antibiotic resistance. Sadly Michigan is another school that is allowing work of those paid for by the … Continue reading →

First Dual Supply Voltage Cortex-M0 MCUs released

February 22, 2012 6:25 am | by ECN Europe | Blogs | Comments

NXP has released its LPC1100LV series, which it says is the world’s first ARM Cortex-M0 microcontroller with dual supply voltage of 1.65V to 1.95V VDD and 1.65V to 3.6V VIO.  The LPC1100LV series offers 50 MIPS performance in a tiny …

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