HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Features
Content posted in October 2009
Rechargeable Batteries Extend Their Reach
Features 
10/21/2009  Post a comment
New battery chemistries, recipes and packaging are powering a wide range of new applications, from miniature electronics to industrial vehicles. Selecting the right battery for the design is key.
LEDs Brighten New Mustang
Features 
10/19/2009  Post a comment
Drivers can change colors of LED-based instrument panel and vehicle interior
Intelligent Air Valve
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Reduces air-operated, double diaphragm pump energy usage by up to 50 percent
Miniaturizing Monitoring Equipment Using MEMS Sensor
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Omron provides solution for Magee Scientific's Handheld Aethalometer®
Do the Math: Improve Power Losses in DC-DC Converters
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Mathematics software Maple™ used to enhance battery life in notebook computers
Wireless Communications at Home on the (Firing) Range
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
U.S. military range in Fort Carson, CO puts wireless technology through its paces
Flexible Control Panel Switching Displays
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Interface solutions for production operators
The 'Never Say Die' Battery
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Twenty-five years later, Aclara™ wireless devices still work on their original batteries
Micro-Dispensing Pump
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Precision design delivers accurate dosing, billion cycle lifetime operation
Assembly at the Speed of LED
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Thermally optimize your application with efficient peel and place, MC PCB-mounted LED packages
Wireless Communications — Whatever the Weather
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Wireless communication system increases flexibility and freedom in plant design
Timken® StatusCheck® System Pays off for Toyota Motor Mfg.
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Condition monitoring system proven to save costs and reduce downtime
Magnetic Torque Transfer
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Drive eliminates mechanical wear by transferring torque through air gap
Reviving a 20-Year-Old Robot Using NI LabVIEW
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
College students build a complete robot drive and control system from scratch
All Engineers Need to Understand Electronics
Features 
10/13/2009  Post a comment
Survey shows that all engineers — mechanical, electrical, manufacturing and software — need to be comfortable in the electronic realm
Pneumatics Extend Reach into Packaging Applications
Features 
10/12/2009  Post a comment
New technologies deliver intelligent control, networking and inexpensive sensing solutions
The Future of Fluid Power
Features 
10/12/2009  Post a comment
Industry's technology road map focuses on energy efficiency, and compact solutions, reliability and energy storage
Model-based Design on the Move at Cleveland FES Center
Features 
10/2/2009  Post a comment
Leveraging MathWorks' suite of design tools, researchers can more quickly customize and test FES devices to help restore mobility to patients with neuromuscular disabilities.
Four Game-Changing Fluid Power Technology Initiatives
Features 
10/1/2009  1 comment
From a novel hydro-mechanical system for a hybrid car to a compact, free piston engine for pickups, researchers look to broaden fluid power's reach
3D Systems Makes Big Move into the Service Bureau Business
Features 
10/1/2009  Post a comment
Weak Machine Sales Spur Shift in Strategy for the Rapid Prototyping Pioneer
New Hydraulic Fluids Aimed at Energy Savings
Features 
10/1/2009  Post a comment
Early field test results show promise in the effor to boost the efficiency of mobile fluid power applications
City on a Hill
Features 
10/1/2009  2 comments
Engineers must marry strength, beauty and community building
More Common-Mode Tips
Features 
10/1/2009  Post a comment
How Dry Am I?
Features 
10/1/2009  Post a comment




Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
The phablet wars continue. Today we welcome the Nexus 6 -- a joint collaboration between Google and Motorola.
According to a study by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, one of the factors in the collapse of the original World Trade Center towers on Sept. 11, 2001, was the reduction in the yield strength of the steel reinforcement as a result of the high temperatures of the fire and the loss of thermal insulation.
If you have a Gadget Freak project, we have a reader who wants to make it. And not only will you get your 15 minutes of fame on our website and social media channels, you will also receive $500 and be automatically entered into the 2015 Gadget Freak of the Year contest.
Robots are getting more agile and automation systems are becoming more complex. Yet the most impressive development in robotics and automation is increased intelligence. Machines in automation are increasingly able to analyze huge amounts of data. They are often able to see, speak, even imitate patterns of human thinking. Researchers at European Automation call this deep learning.
Thanksgiving is a time for family. A time for togetherness. A time for… tech?
More:Blogs|News
Design News Webinar Series
11/19/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
11/6/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
10/7/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
12/11/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.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.
Dec 1 - 5, An Introduction to Embedded Software Architecture and Design
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6


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.
Last Archived Class
Sponsored by Littelfuse
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service