PROformance 2000 Series color displays are available in 14-, 15-, 17-, 19-, 20-, and 21-inch versions. The 19-inch Flat Square Tube (FST) features a space-saving footprint with 1,600 X 1,200 resolution, and is available in space-saving mechanical packages. The series also includes a family of high-resolution AMLCD flat-panel displays, featuring 180-degree up/down/left/right viewing that come in sizes from 14.1 to 20 inches.
Altair has released an update of its HyperWorks computer-aided engineering simulation suite that includes new features focusing on four key areas of product design: performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, and new technologies.
At IMTS last week, Stratasys introduced two new multi-materials PolyJet 3D printers, plus a new UV-resistant material for its FDM production 3D printers. They can be used in making jigs and fixtures, as well as prototypes and small runs of production parts.
In a line of ultra-futuristic projects, DARPA is developing a brain microchip that will help heal the bodies and minds of soldiers. A final product is far off, but preliminary chips are already being tested.
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