INSIDER : RF & Microwave Electronics
Wireless System Can Power Devices Inside the Body
Researchers have developed a new way to power and communicate with devices implanted deep within the human body.
Blog : Photonics/Optics
Following Up: What is the Future of Flexible Solar Cells?
Researcher Jaana Vapaavuori answered an additional question regarding the future of flexible solar cells.
INSIDER : Software
Machine Learning Software Improves Robot Interaction

MIT PhD candidate and Amazon Robotics Challenge winner Maria Bauza is helping to improve how robots interact with the world. Bauza has been exploring the notion of uncertainty when robots...

INSIDER : Software
Surveillance Cameras “Talk” to the Public Through Smartphones

A Purdue University Ph.D. student co-developed PHADE, a technology that allows public cameras to send personalized messages to people without compromising their privacy. The...

Tech Talks : Medical
New Process for Chemical Recycling of PLA Under Mild Conditions

A novel method for recycling PLA using low-temperature, low-pressure reactions with alcohol or water has been discovered by Zeus Research. PLA is used today in many applications ranging from food packaging to implantable medical devices. Because of its sensitivity to thermal...

Blog : Energy
With a Conductive Thin Film, Researchers Test a Silver Screen
PhD student Jes Linnet hopes that a silver-based, transparent conductive electrode film offers a longer-lasting alternative for flexible screens and electronics.
On-Demand Webinars : Electronics & Computers
Embedded Computing Systems: Improve Your Thermal Performance

Embedded computing systems used in many military and industrial applications are trending toward higher heat fluxes and power requirements. As a result, performance is being hindered by thermal limitations. This is intensified by harsh ambient conditions experienced in many of...

On-Demand Webinars : Materials
From Rockets to Race Cars, Thick Multidirectional Composites Provide Unique Design Alternatives for Lightweight Metals

The next big thing in composites has been around for more than forty years. Multidirectional carbon/carbon composites have been used in solid fuel rocket motors for decades. The introduction of polymer matrix materials is...

Tech Talks : Medical
Best Practice Implementation of Parametric Release for EO Sterilization

This presentation will describe the benefits of parametric release and how best to establish a compliant and capable process design. Topics covered include:

Blog : Software
Answering Your Questions: Can CFD Software Simulate 'Wear and Tear' on an Engine?
Simulation tools offer insight into the physical processes of heavy-duty engines. But what about natural wear and tear?
Question of the Week : Energy
Will Flexible Solar Cells Catch On?

Though a flexible solar cell offers exciting, new ways of powering vehicles, clothing, and other smart technologies, manufacturing the photovoltaic component is a challenge.

Given the high costs and short lifetimes of today's flexible cells, researchers at Aalto University in Finland and Université...

White Papers : Software
Why DO-178C Compliant Software Development Needn’t Be a Burden

The DO-178C guidance document plays a significant part in the aerospace industry’s enviable safety record. It ensures correctness and robustness throughout the software development lifecycle.

White Papers : Test & Measurement
Gain a Competitive Edge Through Test

The competition to win bids in the aerospace and defense industry is intense. The good news is you can use better test strategies that not only mitigate risk but also enable you to proactively leverage your test department to win programs and grow revenue. Download this white paper to see how a more...

Blog : Energy
Will Flexible Solar Cells Soon Power Our Devices?
Professor Jaana Vapaavuori spoke with Tech Briefs about the manufacturing methods that could someday decrease the cost and increase the lifetime of flexible solar cells.
White Papers : Materials
Importance of CTE of Adhesives for Assembly Reliability

Forming reliable bonds between different materials can be challenging due to large variations in coefficients of thermal expansion. In this white paper you will learn more about typical CTE's for various chemistries, how fillers can be used to modify CTE and more.

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