ELECTRONICS:TT electronics’ component divisions - AB Mikroelektronik, BI Technologies, IRC, OPTEK Technology, Semelab, TT ims and Welwyn - deliver a comprehensive range of products and services for the medical market. From passive components, to optoelectronics, to semiconductors, TT electronics’ products are being specified for a number of applications in medical equipment. In addition to components, TT electronics also provides complete solutions through advanced manufacturing services for medical systems, including design support, application engineering assistance and advanced testing for medical electronics. TT electronics’ passive components, optoelectronics and semiconductors are used extensively in diagnostic, imaging and laboratory equipment; patient monitoring systems; instrumentation and pharmaceutical delivery and dispensing systems. The TT electronics component divisions have manufacturing sites strategically positioned worldwide, three of which are ISO 12485:2003-certified, allowing them to manufacture medical electronic systems. All manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001 certified, and several of the sites are TS 16949:2002 certified as well. Visit TT electronics in booth #1649 at the MD&M West show from February 9-11, 2010.
Some of our culture's most enduring robots appeared in the 80s. The Aliens series produced another evil android, and we saw light robot fare in the form of Short Circuit. Two of the great robots of all time also showed up: The Terminator and RoboCop.
Major global metropolitan areas are implementing a vast number of technology, energy, transportation, and Internet projects to make the metropolis a friendlier, greener, safer, and more sustainable place to be.
Here’s a look at robots depicted in movies and on TV during the 1950s and 1960s. We tried to collect the classics here, omitting the scores of forgettable B movies such as Santa Claus Conquers the Martians and Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine. Stay tuned for slideshows of robot stars from later decades.
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.