Content tagged with Electronics & Test posted in March 1996
Intelligent motion controller mimics brain's structure
3/25/1996  Post a comment
Three-level triune architecture gives robots and AGVs instincts, behaviors, and goals and allows sophisticated obstacle avoidance
Contactless sensor measures speed and direction
3/25/1996  Post a comment
Magnetoresistive design distinguishes between targets approaching from different sides
Electronics match vapor generation/recovery
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Vacuum pump extracts precisely the amount of vapor generated during refueling, says system designer Edward Payne
Capacitance technique improves level measurement accuracy
3/4/1996  Post a comment
By modeling the device operation after that of a DVM, Gary Sanders improved measurement accuracy to +/-0.25% of reading
Gas pump compensates for temperature
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Cold-weather metering system, designed by Howard Myers and colleagues, accurately tracks fuel inventories
Extreme-range pressure sensor boasts 1% total error
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Optically coupled, twin-column design by Charles Liucci makes correction curves a thing of the past
Particle velocity control places salt accurately
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Instead of scattering salt to the four winds, the zero velocity system by Kevin Wald puts it where it is needed
Compact pumping inverter powers electroluminescent lamps
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Dielectric-isolation driver circuits by Rob Kimball replace conventional transformers, boosting applications for EL lamps
Designer's Corner
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Useful technology for your idea file
Hydrostatic altimeter measures elevation directly
3/4/1996  Post a comment
Compulevel by Dennis Vorie quickly measures positive and negative elevations--even around corners

Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
Imagine being able to illegally download a physical product the same way you can with music and videos. That’s basically what’s happening with 3D printing and digital manufacturing, with huge repercussions in the intellectual property domain.
Our latest Design News Quick Poll reveals that readers are facing serious cyber security challenges.
Ford will be the first automaker to commercially use Alcoa's tough & fast Micromill aluminum alloy process and materials, debuting on several 2016 F-150 truck components. Alcoa will also license its Micromill process and materials technology to Danieli Group.
Even as an increasing number of instrument manufacturers migrate toward modern touch screens, many engineers say they still prefer the tactile feel of knobs and buttons, a new survey says.
Caterpillar Inc. demonstrated this week at Design and Manufacturing Philadelphia that heavy industry can reap big benefits from 3D printing.
Design News Webinar Series
10/1/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
9/10/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
10/20/2015 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
11/10/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Oct 19 - 23, Embedded System Design Techniques™ - Driver Design Patterns and the Internet
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6 |  7

Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2015 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service