Electronics Development Corporation showed its CogniSense(TM) IEEE 1451.2-compatible RS-485 smart transducer network system that allows quick assembly of a network of smart transducers ...Forgot your toolkit? For rapid deployment of sensors in the field, Hirschmann offers MiniQuick, a watertight connector that can be wired in the field without tools ...Melexis presented what it says is the first programmable linear Hall-effect IC. The MLX90215 offers adjustable temperature compensation, offset voltage, and sensitivity, and can emulate virtually any commercially available linear Hall-effect sensor.
More and more robots are becoming more autonomous all the time. Now Lockheed Martin has completed a demo mission with two completely autonomous robotic vehicles performing resupply, reconnaissance, surveillance, and target acquisition.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
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