TOPAQ(reg) advanced analysis system is a software package and desktop scanning system that reads and interprets Fuji(reg) Prescale and Pressurex(reg) pressure-indicating films. Used in conjunction with these films, TOPAQ provides a perspective of the distribution and actual magnitude of pressure between contacting surfaces. TOPAQ is a PC-Windows-based system that produces digitally enhanced images and statistical reports from the exposed film.
Sensor Products Inc., 24 Castle Ridge Park, East Hanover, NJ 07936, FAX (973) 884-1699.
A Tokyo company, Miraisens Inc., has unveiled a device that allows users to move virtual 3D objects around and "feel" them via a vibration sensor. The device has many applications within the gaming, medical, and 3D-printing industries.
In the last few years, use of CFD in building design has increased manifolds. Computational
fluid dynamics is effective in analyzing the flow and thermal properties of air within spaces. It can be used in buildings to find the best measures for comfortable temperature at low energy use.
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.