Acqiris' dual-channel, reconfigurable PCI analyzers have new firmware for advanced peak analysis and time-to-digital conversion. Their DPU can isolate peaks from waveform data obtained at up to 2GS/s (1 GS/e for the AP235), and get it to the host PC in time and/or amplitude forms. The analyzers' advanced hysteresis algorithm locates peaks by measuring the true peak position and amplitude, and a wide range of multiple peaks can be defined. The analyzer platforms can be reconfigured for a variety of onboard real-time signal processing, using dual channels with independent digitizers and separate programmable processing.
The 100% solar-powered airplane Solar Impulse 2 is prepping for its upcoming flight, becoming the first plane to fly around the world without using fuel. It's able to do so because of above-average performance by all of the technologies that go into it, especially materials.
With major product releases coming from big names like Sony, Microsoft, and Samsung, and big investments by companies like Facebook, 2015 could be the year that virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) finally pop. Here's take a look back at some of the technologies that got us here (for better and worse).
Good engineering designs are those that work in the real world; bad designs are those that don’t. If we agree to set our egos aside and let the real world be our guide, we can resolve nearly any disagreement.
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