LightSoft Plus Windows 98/NT graphic and control software is for the LightSPX fast-scan portable spectroradiometer. LightSoft and this NIST-traceable instrument simplify spectral measurement of LEDs in production and quality control. LightSpex can operate in virtual realtime, and LightSoft displays the entire visible spectrum in graphic form, calculating, displaying, and plotting radiometric and photometric values.
McMahan Research Laboratories, 101 Columbia Ave., Chapel Hill, NC 27514; FAX (919) 942-2859.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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.