Thanks for posting this! I know it is from last year's NI Week, but I only noticed it now on Design News. I spent the 1990's in Optical Sensing, developing new optical diagnostics that used lasers, LEDs and fiber optics as illumination sources. I'm delighted to see NI has moved these techniques out of the research lab and into commercial equipment. The number and type of Optical Diagnostics was increasing fast 20 years ago. I can only expect that we will see more on the way.
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
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