News Analysis
Content tagged with Electronics & Test posted in July 2010
Industrial Ethernet Applications Expand
7/30/2010  Post a comment
From its beginnings as a standard platform on which to deploy industrial protocols for machine and system connectivity, recent advances in industrial Ethernet include application profiles to manage energy use, greater interoperability with wired and wireless devices, and multiple topology options.
Magnesium Sheet Technology Eyes Niches
7/30/2010  Post a comment
nanoMAG and Michigan leverage federal grants into ultra fine-grain magnesium sheet for medical implants, tank armor or aircraft structures.
Power for Mobile Internet Infrastructure
7/26/2010  1 comment
Standards-based family of dc-dc power converters boosts efficiency and reliability.
A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Gadget Freak
7/23/2010  Post a comment
There may be some argument as to whether Gadget Freaks are born or created. Either way, a lot of work goes on behind the scenes here at Design News to produce the Gadget Freak page for every issue.
New OpenSAFETY Protocol
7/20/2010  Post a comment
The goal is a hardware-independent, uniform safety solution for all communication systems.
Sensors Improve Human Factors Design
7/16/2010  Post a comment
Piezoelectric matrix maps pressures around the body
Microchip's PIC32 Development Kit Kick Starts Ethernet Designs
7/9/2010  Post a comment
Engineers interested in learning about the PIC32 MCUs and their Ethernet and USB capabilities need this kit
Converter Boosts MRI Image Quality
7/7/2010  1 comment
Analog Devices new AD5791 digital-to-analog converter could enable radiologists to perform cleaner, faster scans.
Transceiver Modules Simplify Wireless Design
7/6/2010  Post a comment
New APIs enable designers to more easily add new features
Clock's Ticking on $1,000 Gadget Freak Prize
7/2/2010  Post a comment
The deadline for the Design News/MAKE Gadget Freak Contest is fast approaching: July 13, 2010. Enter your gadget now!
Magnetic Bearings Gaining Traction In High-End Apps
7/1/2010  Post a comment
High-performance electronics are giving a bump to magnetic bearings, enabling the well-known technology to serve in a host of new applications.

Partner Zone
Latest Analysis
Caterpillar Inc. demonstrated this week at Design and Manufacturing Philadelphia that heavy industry can reap big benefits from 3D printing.
The most efficient and ecologically sound automation system may be "eco obsolete" — an older system sustained with obsolete parts.
Flexible electronics will expand beyond its high-profile role in fitness over the next five years, potentially aiding in the treatment of movement disorders such as Parkinson’s Disease.
Design News contributing writer Fred Eady strolls down the memory lane of the homebrew embedded WiFi designs he then wrote reference books around.
With two new tools from LUXeXceL, you can now create and print custom lens designs optimized for your particular application.
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
8/13/2015 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
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Oct 5 - 9, Standards for the Internet of Things (IoT)
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