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New Software Boasts First and Only Integrated Simulation Environment

May 13, 2015 8:49 am | by COMSOL, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

COMSOL, the leading provider of multiphysics modeling and simulation software, announced the release of the COMSOL Multiphysics® software version 5.1...

Wearable Electronics a Key Focus at the 2015 International Microwave Symposium

May 12, 2015 3:40 pm | by IMS2015 | News | Comments

The IEEE MTT-S 2015 International Microwave Symposium (IMS) will debut Microwave Week’s first Wearables + Wireless Pavilion featuring emerging wearable electronics that utilize RF and microwave technologies...


Real-Time Motion Tracking Solution Delivers Streamlined Data

May 12, 2015 1:36 pm | by CAST BlackTrax Ltd | Product Releases | Comments

Fresh from exhibiting at NAB 2015, Mark Roberts Motion Control, specialists in moving cameras and custom designed rigs, is now offering the award-winning BlackTrax...


Brainstorm With DARPA on a “100x Zoom Lens" For Seeing Distant Space Objects More Clearly

May 12, 2015 11:29 am | by DARPA | News | Comments

Imaging of Earth from satellites in space has vastly improved in recent years. But the opposite challenge—using Earth-based systems to find, track and provide detailed characterization of satellites and other objects in high orbits...


Quantum 'Gruyères' For Spintronics of the Future

May 12, 2015 10:08 am | by International School of Advanced Studies (SISSA) | News | Comments

They are 'strange' materials, insulators on the inside and conductors on the surface. They also have properties that make them excellent candidates for the development of spintronics ('spin-based electronics') and more in general quantum computing...


CU Anschutz Researchers Create Microscope Allowing Deep Brain Exploration

May 12, 2015 9:59 am | by University of Colorado Denver | News | Comments

A team of neuroscientists and bioengineers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus have created a miniature, fiber-optic microscope designed to peer deeply inside a living brain.  The researchers, including scientists...


An Important Step In Artificial Intelligence

May 12, 2015 9:47 am | by University of California - Santa Barbara | News | Comments

In what marks a significant step forward for artificial intelligence, researchers at UC Santa Barbara have demonstrated the functionality of a simple artificial neural circuit. For the first time, a circuit of about 100 artificial synapses was proved...


Controlling Swarms of Robots With Light and a Single Finger

May 12, 2015 9:40 am | by Georgia Institute of Technology | News | Comments

Using a smart tablet and a red beam of light, Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have created a system that allows people to control a fleet of robots with the swipe of a finger. A person taps the tablet to control where the beam of light...


New Technique Can Monitor the Assembly of Nanoparticles

May 12, 2015 9:31 am | by Anne Trafton, MIT News Office | News | Comments

The new technique, described in the May 12 issue of Nature Communications, uses a device first developed by MIT’s Scott Manalis and colleagues in 2007. That device, known as a suspended microchannel resonator (SMR),  measures particles’ masses as they flow through a narrow channel...


Photo of the Day: Getting the Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) Vehicle to Test Altitude

May 12, 2015 9:21 am | by NASA | News | Comments

In June, NASA will conduct the second flight of a Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD) test vehicle from the U.S. Navy Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) located on the Island of Kauai, Hawaii.  The test will begin at an altitude of about 120,000 feet...


Let’s Talk About Space

May 12, 2015 9:14 am | by Kasey Panetta, Editor, ECN magazine | News | Comments

Most of the time, my job is just like any other job. I have day-to-day responsibilities like debating topics with commenters, writing blogs about things that annoy the commenters, and then writing up blogs about the terrible things commenters...


New Interface Offers High Degree of Power Supply Optimization

May 12, 2015 8:21 am | by Intersil | Product Releases | Comments

Intersil’s Latest PowerNavigator™ GUI Speeds Digital Power System Design, Validation and Monitoring Version 5.2 adds new PowerMap...

Steering Diode to Deliver Circuit Protection in Smartphone Applications

May 11, 2015 7:39 pm | by ProTek Devices | Product Releases | Comments

ProTek Devices™ introduced a new ultra-low capacitance steering diode / transient voltage suppressor array (TVS array) designed to deliver circuit protection in smartphone applications...

Socket for Power Semiconductors

May 11, 2015 12:25 pm | by Ironwood Electronics | Product Releases | Comments

Ironwood Electronics has recently introduced a new BGA socket design using high performance elastomer capable of 75GHz...

HotSpot Episode 112: 3D Printed Human Tissue

May 11, 2015 11:42 am | by Eric Sorensen, Jon Dipierro, Sarah Goncalves, Janine E. Mooney | Videos | Comments

This week on WDD's HotSpot: most college kids spend their time printing out notes or term papers. But human organs?  In the dorms of the University of Pennsylvania, Daniel Cabrera and his colleagues designed a tool that essentially “prints” artificial, biological ... 



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