LpS 2011 is the first symposium that focuses exclusively on LED lighting technologies.
Nuance Communications Inc. posted a profit Tuesday for its fiscal third quarter, edging past Wall Street's expectations. The stock rose.The Burlington, Mass.-based company reported higher sales to medical facilities, which use Nuance's speech recognition software for transcription, and to...
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TRUMPower’s TMA250 Series of 250W AC/DC power adapters provides DC output voltages ranging from 12 V to 48 V. The series features a 90 V to 264 VAC universal input and 0.9 active power factor. With efficiency being
Millions experience leakage from their heart's tricuspid valve, but what causes it is not well understood. A new study found that either dilating the valve opening or displacing the papillary muscles that control its operation can cause the valve to leak.
KEMET has announced its KEMET Power Solutions (KPS) High Voltage (HV) SM Series capacitors. Designed to meet robust performance standards required in higher reliability industrial applications, the KPS family of devices uses
Xilinx announced at NIWeek 2011 that National Instruments has expanded its NI Reconfigurable I/O (RIO) advanced control and monitoring product portfolio with the introduction of the highest performance and first multicore NI CompactRIO systems and smallest NI Single-Board RIO devices built using Xilinx flagship Spartan-6 FPGAs.
National Instruments Honors Engineering and Science Innovation With 2011 Graphical System Design Achievement AwardsAugust 8, 2011 8:15 am | News | Comments
National Instruments honored 17 innovative applications developed by engineers, scientists and researchers from around the world at the fourth annual Graphical System Design Achievement Awards. At the award ceremony held during the annual NIWeek conference and exhibition...
Bourns Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of electronic components, today announced the availability of two new evaluation boards for RS-485-based applications.
Rated for voltages up to 42,000 Volts DC, Cicoil’s High Flex – High Voltage Silicone Wire is durable, flame retardant (UL 94V-0), free of halogens and performs exceptionally well in extreme temperature conditions...
Omnetics Connector Corporation, the leading manufacturer of miniature high-rel connectors, has a hybrid Micro/Nano Connector designed to reduce weight and space while meeting design requirements.
CandM Corporation, a vertically integrated manufacturer of bulk cable, coil cords, and cable assemblies, has announced the release of a new white paper entitled, -Understanding the Electrical Performance of Category Cables-
An electromagnetic three-phase motor, invented by EPFL?s Integrated Actuators Laboratory, will enable the watchmaking industry to build watches that are three times more efficient and that can include more applications.
The International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design (ISQED) is accepting paper, panel and speaker proposals, as well as exhibitor and sponsorship applications, for its 13th annual event.
FTDI has added two new cables to its USB to digital level serial interface portfolio. The new C232HM-DDHSL-0 (3.3V output power) and C232HM-EDHSL-0 (5V output power) USB 2.0 Hi-Speed to Digital Level Multi-Protocol Synchronous Serial Engine (MPSSE) cables offer a …
(Washington University in St. Louis) A clinical warning system undergoing a feasibility study at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis will include wireless sensors that take blood oxygenation and heart-rate readings from at-risk patients once or twice a minute. The data and lab results in...
(Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences) Newly synthesized polymer, fitted with molecular pincers of carefully tailored structure, effectively captures nicotine molecules and its analogues. The polymer can be used for fabrication of sensitive and selective...
A survey of doctors on both sides of the border finds physicians in Ontario, Canada, spend almost $60,000 less per year on interacting with insurers.
Georgia Tech researchers have developed a glove with a special fingertip designed to improve the wearer's sense of touch. Applying a small vibration to the side of the fingertip improves tactile sensitivity and motor performance, according to their research results.
DILAS Industrial Laser Systems today introduced a new diode laser system based on a diode laser module with an optical output power of 30W CW and increased beam quality.
Nook Industries, a leading linear motion control systems and components manufacturer, has recently introduced its patent-pending Nook Sensor System (NSS).
Agilent Technologies and University of California, Davis, Announce New Millimeter and Sub-Millimeter Wave Research CenterAugust 4, 2011 7:59 am | News | Comments
Agilent Technologies Inc. and the University of California, Davis, announced they will establish the Davis Millimeter Wave Research Center. The DMRC will focus on advancing technology in millimeter wave and THz systems for radar, imaging systems, sensors, communications and integrated passive devices found in electromagnetic metamaterials and antennae. The DMRC is vertically integrated, with research involving
TDK-Lambda Americas has announced the extension of its warranty for their digitally-controlled 300-400W EFE series power supplies from 3 to 5 years. “This warranty extension is based on the product’s conservative design and excellent field reliability data since its introduction in 2008.
DILAS Industrial Laser Systems today introduced a new diode laser system based on a diode laser module with an optical output power of 30W CW and increased beam quality. This module is integrated into the well-established COMPACT platform...
A proof-of-concept LED lamp produces 1330 lm while consuming 8.7W, and has a unique appearance.