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Blog: Robotics, Automation & Control
And on That Farm He Had a…Robot?
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Blog: Aerospace
Introducing the New TechBriefs.com

Long-time readers of the site may have noticed this week that TechBriefs.com has a whole new look — a more visual, more scrollable design.

News: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A Wearable UV Sensor — At Your Fingertips

Creators of a new, M&M-sized wearable device aim to bring UV detection to users’ fingertips – or more precisely,...

Blog: Energy
Are Cities Prepared for Electric Autonomous Vehicles?

A Beverly Hills city official tells Tech Briefs how the city is changing its infrastructure to accommodate a growing...

Blog: Energy
What is Intelligent Charging?

As electric vehicles take the road, a new kind of EV infrastructure has emerged to power them. A Tech Briefs reader asks our expert about an...

News: Materials
Inspiring Young Scientists, One Tiny Fidget Spinner at a Time

ORNL staff scientist Adam Rondinone explains how his team made the tiny toy.

News: Energy
NASA Turns to Students for ‘Big Ideas’ on Mars Exploration

NASA challenged university students to create a deployable solar array for the Martian surface. See which "Big...

On-Demand Webinars: Software
Rigid-flex Design: Practical Tips and Best Practices

Design of a rigid-flex product is significantly different from the design of a rigid-only or flex-only product. Learn how you and your team can leverage the new and innovative solutions...

News: Medical
Electropolishing Solutions for the Medical Industry

As a critical component in patient healthcare, medical device manufacturing is highly regulated and requires the utmost attention to sanitation, safety, and biocompatibility. Used both internally...

News: Materials
What it Does, How it Works

Electropolishing is often referred to as a “reverse plating” process. Electrochemical in nature, electropolishing uses a combination of rectified current and a blended chemical electrolyte bath to remove flaws from...

News: Medical
Single-Operation Finish for Improved Biocompatibility of Implants

Orthopedic and cardiovascular implants are some of the most common medical devices manufactured today that demand high levels of biocompatibility. To ensure better patient outcomes...

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