Ultra-low profile and ultra-high density interfaces include module-to-board display modules, micro storage systems, expansion bays, micro- and zero-profile applications, and one-piece interfaces. Micro Pitch Application Guide is organized by application and includes specific information on such things as Micro Pitch connectors for use in fax modems, CD-ROM drives, displays, and mini-daughterboard applications.
Samtec Inc., Box 1147, New Albany, IN 47151, FAX (812) 948-5047.
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.