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How Trustworthy is the Data You’re Using?

April 23, 2014 2:49 pm | by Rich Garvin, Training & Development Manager, Knovel | Blogs | Comments

When I began my mechanical engineering career in the materials handling industry 30 years ago, go-to resources primarily included engineering books and handbooks on the bookshelf in your office. Experienced engineers were adept at... 

How Trustworthy is the Data You’re Using?

April 23, 2014 2:49 pm | by Rich Garvin, Training & Development Manager, Knovel | Blogs | Comments

When I began my mechanical engineering career in the materials handling industry 30 years ago,...

Nanoreporters Tell ‘Sour’ Oil from ‘Sweet’

April 23, 2014 9:53 am | by Mike Williams, Rice University | News | Comments

Scientists at Rice University have created a nanoscale detector that checks for and reports on...

Vacuum Ultraviolet Lamp of the Future Created in Japan

April 23, 2014 9:38 am | by Jason Bardi, APL Materials | News | Comments

A team of researchers in Japan has developed a solid-state lamp that emits high-energy...

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Pentek Introduces Onyx Virtex-7 Software Radio Module

April 22, 2014 12:57 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Pentek has announced the newest member of its highly popular Onyx family of high-speed data converter XMC FPGA modules: the Onyx Model 71741, a 1-channel, 3.6 GHz 12-bit A/D or 2-channel, 1.8 GHz 12-bit A/D XMC module based on the high density Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA...

Rohde & Schwarz Achieves LTE-A Cat6 Carrier Aggregation Full Stack Throughput

April 22, 2014 12:30 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

In a joint effort, Rohde & Schwarz and Qualcomm Technologies have extensively tested the user plane throughput of the new Qualcomm® Gobi™ 9x35 chipset in compliance with 3GPP Release 10 for LTE-Advanced...

Avago's Latest 100 G MicroPOD and MiniPOD

April 22, 2014 11:57 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Avago Technologies has announced its latest series of MicroPOD(TM) and MiniPOD(TM) solutions support 100GbE data transmission over a 550 meter link distance...

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Measurement Specialties Offers 86BSD Media-Isolated Digital Output Pressure Sensor

April 22, 2014 11:18 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Measurement Specialties now offers the 86BSD, a media-isolated digital output pressure sensor. Combining a low-profile, 16 mm diaphragm diameter with a rugged 316L stainless steel housing, the new sensor is ideal for high performance, low pressure applications in hostile environments...

FCI Announces PwrBlade+ has Completed Reliability Tests

April 22, 2014 10:17 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

FCI (Singapore), a leading supplier of connectors and interconnect systems, is proud to announce the PwrBlade+™ power connector has completed its long-term reliability tests when cross-mated with the TE Connectivity Multi-Beam XLE connector series...

BroadWave Technologies’ New Power Dividers

April 21, 2014 9:06 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

BroadWave Technologies’ models 152-045-002 and 152-045-004 are 2- and 4-way power dividers with an operating frequency range from 500 to 4,500 MHz...

Ametherm NTC Chip Thermistors for High-Accuracy Temperature Measurement

April 21, 2014 8:14 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Ametherm has introduced new NTC chip thermistors for high-accuracy temperature measurement. Recently acquired from Measurement Specialties, the devices are available in a wide range of resistance values...         

Explosion-Proof CMA Actuators Deliver ‘Performance Plus’ Process Valve Control

April 21, 2014 7:34 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Available in quarter-turn, rotary, and linear versions, robust Rotork CMA actuators perform numerous process control valve, metering pump, and damper applications...                 

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Teseq Broadband Amplifier Offers Low Distortion, Reliability

April 21, 2014 7:16 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Teseq has expanded its broadband amplifier line to include a Class A linear and low distortion model that operates from 10 kHz to 400 MHz with a rated power level of 260 W...                     

National Instruments Announces USRP RIO

April 21, 2014 12:36 pm | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

NI has announced a platform that will enable rapid prototyping of these systems - the NI USRP RIO...

American Sensor Technologies' Submersible Pressure Transducers

April 21, 2014 11:13 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Designed with stainless steel and Hytrel materials, submersible pressure transducers are an ideal choice for mobile tank monitoring applications such as ships, train cars or when the tank is transported between locations such as for construction sites, chemical totes for industrial processing, or well site injection chemicals...

Xtreme RFID Relies on New Fortron ICE PPS from Celanese

April 21, 2014 11:02 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Thanks to Fortron ICE polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation, Xtreme RFID is now able to use its proprietary plastic injection molding process to cost effectively manufacture the Allied Series VX-MidTM HT...                    

Crystek Offers New Coaxial Resonator Oscillator

April 21, 2014 10:55 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Crystek’s new CVCO55CXT-6000-6075 Coaxial Resonator Oscillator (CRO) is a coaxial-based VCO with an internal proprietary frequency doubler...

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Low ESR Aluminum Polymer Capacitors Set a New Standard with up to 125°C, 160 WVDC

April 21, 2014 10:39 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Illinois Capacitor AVG Series Aluminum Polymer Capacitors offer the very-low ESR benefits of polymer with greater maximum operating temperature and voltage rating...

QuickLogic's Sensor Hub IDE and Development Board for Rapid Customization

April 21, 2014 10:33 am | by WDD Staff | Product Releases | Comments

QuickLogic Corporation has announced its IDE and Development Board for customizing its ultra-low power sensor hub and making always-on context awareness a reality...                       

Long-Distance Wireless Power Transfer: Dipole Coil Resonant System

April 18, 2014 9:50 am | by Lan Yoon, The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) | Videos | Comments

Chun T. Rim, a professor of Nuclear & Quantum Engineering at KAIST, and his team showcased, on April 16, 2014 at the KAIST campus, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, a great improvement in the distance that electric power can travel wirelessly...                 

Wireless Power Transfer Achieved at 5-Meter Distance

April 18, 2014 9:49 am | by Lan Yoon, The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) | News | Comments

The way electronic devices receive their power has changed tremendously over the past few decades, from wired to non-wired. Now, researchers and engineers are trying to remove the last remaining wires altogether by developing wireless power transfer technology...             

East Coast Microwave Distributors Announces Distribution Agreement with MECA

April 17, 2014 11:35 am | News | Comments

ECM announced a new authorized distribution agreement with MECA Electronics Inc. to supply the manufacturer’s line of USA made Rugged & Reliable RF/Microwave passive DC – 20 GHz microwave components and solutions globally...                    

Scientists Capture Ultrafast Snapshots of Light-Driven Superconductivity

April 17, 2014 10:57 am | by Justin Eure, Bookhaven National Laboratory | News | Comments

A new study pins down a major factor behind the appearance of superconductivity—the ability to conduct electricity with 100 percent efficiency—in a promising copper-oxide material...                                         

New 'Tunable' Semiconductors Will Allow Better Detectors, Solar cells

April 15, 2014 9:24 am | by Ann Claycombe, Georgia State University | News | Comments

One of the great problems in physics is the detection of electromagnetic radiation – that is, light – which lies outside the small range of wavelengths that the human eye can see. Think X-rays, for example, or radio waves...                   

Google Buys Drone Maker Titan Aerospace

April 15, 2014 9:05 am | by BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems...                          

HotSpot Episode 58: Gestured-Controlled Music

April 14, 2014 10:21 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

This week on WDD's HotSpot, brought to you by Memory Protection Devices, perpetual power reserve using revolutionary WySips Crystal technology; Google Glass assists Parkinson's patients; MIDI gloves that allow gestured-controlled music composition; and a gamer controller that taps into players' emotions...                    

Engineering Newswire 85: Disposable Drones Printed for Cheap Spying

April 11, 2014 10:27 am | by Eric Sorensen, Coordinator of Multimedia Development | Videos | Comments

Today on Engineering Newswire, we’re turning seawater into fuel, making disposable drones, and taking a look at a Bionic Kangaroo…                                         

Eye of the Beholder — Improving the Human-Robot Connection

April 11, 2014 10:08 am | by Heather Amos, University of British Columbia | Videos | Comments

Researchers are programming robots to communicate with people using human-like body language and cues, an important step toward bringing robots into homes...                               

Catching the (Invisible) Wave

April 11, 2014 10:01 am | by Sonia Fernandez, UCSB Public Affairs | News | Comments

UC Santa Barbara researchers create a unique semiconductor that manipulates light in the invisible infrared/terahertz range, paving the way for new and enhanced applications...                                   

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