Aimed at industry professionals, DirectIndustry, is a B-to-B site presenting all the industrial equipment and components available on national and international markets. Available in five languages, the virtual industrial exhibition offers up-to-date and accurate information for purchasing, R&D, and production maintenance. The DirectIndustry website can be likened to a permanent exhibition, creating direct links between manufacturers and buyers. In four years, DirectIndustry has hosted over 50 million visitors, creating more than 3 million business contacts worldwide. DirectIndustry.comhttp://rbi.ims.ca/4911-577
Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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.