Cryogenic valves are available in numerous models of various sizes, weights, operating pressures, power specifications, and orifice sizes. Applications include inlet valves to LN(2) dewars, low-temperature chambers, automatic shutoff of cryogenic lines, laser cooling, NMR magnet cooling, and thermal analysis equipment. Configurations are low in mass to minimize thermal loss, and both free-standing and manifold-mounted versions are available.
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.