INSIDER : Electronics & Computers
Doubling Performance with Lithium Metal that Doesn’t Catch Fire

A rechargeable battery technology developed at the University of Michigan could double the output of today’s lithium ion cells, drastically extending electric vehicle ranges...

INSIDER : Electronics & Computers
New App Will Extend Smartphone Battery Life

The built-in multi-window feature released with the new Android operating system allows users to have multiple windows and files open at the same time, similar to a laptop, but this results in...

INSIDER : Energy
Boron Nitride Separation Process Could Facilitate Higher Efficiency Solar Cells

A team of semiconductor researchers based in France has used a boron nitride separation layer to grow indium gallium nitride (InGaN) solar cells that were then...

INSIDER : Energy
EV Charging in Cold Temperatures Could Pose Challenges for Drivers

New research from Idaho National Laboratory suggests that electric vehicle drivers could face longer charging times when temperatures drop. The reason: cold temperatures...

Videos : Aerospace
Gaze-Tracking Glasses Control Drone to Fly Wherever You Look

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, and New York University have developed a pair of lightweight gaze-tracking glasses and a...

White Papers : Sensors/Data Acquisition
The Importance of Precision and Specifications in Torque Sensors

A torque sensor, also known as a torque meter or a torque transducer, is a device that measures the torque in a rotating system. This white paper examines why accurate torque sensors are critical to the development and testing of products such as motors, compressors, pumps or any...

On-Demand Webinars : Test & Measurement
Thermal Application Leak Test Solutions

Unintentional leakage is undesirable for many reasons: quality or process performance; product damage or lifetime; economics; spillage and environmental damage. The leak detection method chosen is determined by the maximum allowable quantity of gas or liquid that may be permitted to flow through a leak or...

Blog : Manufacturing & Prototyping
How To Get Your Company to Take 3D Printing Beyond Prototyping
A reader asks: "Why do organizations struggle to see 3D printing or additive manufacturing for more than prototyping? "
White Papers : Electronics & Computers
EMP - A Burgeoning Threat in Today’s Technological World

An Electromagnetic pulse or EMP is a burst of radiation created by a high-altitude nuclear explosion. The range and extent of damage this type of destructive event would cause to commercial networks including utilities, 911 responders and transportation hubs is being evaluate globally by...

White Papers : Defense
Architectures for Implementing a Hardware-in-the-Loop System

Safety, availability, or cost considerations can make it impractical to perform all the necessary tests with the complete embedded control system. Using hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) simulation, you can simulate the parts of the system that pose these challenges. By thoroughly testing the...

White Papers : Test & Measurement
Remember the Basics on mmWave Measurements

The exceptional measurement performance of millimeter-wave instruments can be compromised if you miss the fundamental practices of good measurements. It is essential to follow proper connector procedures to make accurate, repeatable measurements. Download the eBook to learn how you can take full...

White Papers : RF & Microwave Electronics
Confidently Characterize mmWave Devices

It’s easy to underestimate the challenges of network analysis at millimeter-wave frequencies. Follow these hints to optimize your measurements for ease, accuracy, and repeatability.

White Papers : Test & Measurement
Get More from Your Test Assets

As technology evolves, choosing the best way to keep pace depends on the capability of your test assets. Keysight can help with Technology Refresh Services ranging from advisory consulting to equipment trade-ins. Explore the possibilities in our eBook: it describes ways to evaluate trade-offs and manage...

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Overcome Vehicle Design and Test Challenges

New automotive technology development is essential to overcome the drawbacks of low travel range and high purchase cost of hybrid and electric vehicles. The DC:DC converter, for example, is a key system to both architectures, and can benefit from design and test improvements using Keysight solutions....

White Papers : Medical
Unexpected interference? Device co-existence? Need some help?

With so many radio frequency (RF) and wireless medical applications, device designers and technicians face complex challenges. Not only does the medical device need to operate correctly, but it needs to work in an environment that has issues such as unexpected interference and device...

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Solutions That Solve Automotive Power Test Challenges

Today’s vehicles are designed with more electronic systems including power train control, power steering, brake systems, power door/window controls and various sensor functions. Complete solutions providing simulation and test are essential to ensure reliable performance of automotive...

On-Demand Webinars : Aerospace
Light-cure Solutions for the Aerospace/Defense Industry: Improve Your Bottom Line with the Speed of Light

Extending engine service life, improving imaging sensors for guidance, proximity systems, and protecting printed circuit boards from harsh environments are critical to the design and performance of components in all sectors of the aerospace...

White Papers : Medical
Compression Characteristics of Thermal Interface Gap Filler Materials

Compression characteristics are a key function of gap fillers. Unlike thermal greases, the applications for gap fillers are quite different. Being mindful of compression characteristics and the factors that impact stress is important during the design phase to avoid...

On-Demand Webinars : Manufacturing & Prototyping
From Prototyping to Factory 4.0

New 3D printing innovations are transforming manufacturing by significantly changing cost structures, opening new markets and disrupting supply chains. Join IDC analysts Tim Green, Keith Kmetz, and Dr. Phil Reeves of Stratasys for a 45- minute webinar where you will learn:

3D printing’s fundamental value...
Blog : Energy
‘Smart’ Squid Material Offers Thermal Conductivity, On Demand
Researchers discovered that an on-and-off kind of thermal regulation is possible if you look to the squid.
Question of the Week : Materials
Have You Used Light-Curable Materials?

Manufacturers have turned to light-cure formulations to protect and improve a variety of components in the aerospace and defense industry, including image sensors, proximity systems, and printed circuit boards.

In a live webinar at 2 pm ET tomorrow, experts will discuss the advantages and benefits...

Articles : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Key Considerations When Selecting a Connector Solution: Choosing a Suitable Connector Supplier
Learn about certification, support, supply chain and other facts to consider when choosing a connector supplier.
Podcasts : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Here's an Idea: Vibration Communication
The haptics field is wide open, and researchers are finding new and exciting ways to send a message through touch.
Articles : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Key Considerations When Selecting a Connector Solution: Addressing Materials, Layout, and Assembly Aspects
A connectors expert reviews standards and certifications; assembly tooling; and physical space issues.
White Papers : Robotics, Automation & Control
Understand Connector Selection to Avoid Downtime

The right connectors will eliminate downtime on a busy production line. But with the thousands of connectors currently on the market, even experienced engineers can find it difficult to select the right one for the job. This paper explores how you can minimize this connector confusion using four...

White Papers : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
The Inside Story on Technical Lubricants

Chemours has extensive experience developing advanced flouroproducts vital to many industries, with well-known brands such as Teflon and Krytox renowned for performing under the harshest conditions. The company’s perfluoropolyether (PFPE)-based lubricant Krytox, originally created for demanding...

Webinars : Medical
Designing Surgical Tools with Multiphysics Simulation

Designing and developing surgical tools that heat tissue for necrosis requires understanding the temperature distribution that develops during the use of the device. Multiphysics simulation enables designers to understand and address the interaction of the heat source with the body in order...

White Papers : Electronics & Computers
Design Tips for Power Supply PCBs

When it comes to designing power supplies, a well-laid out printed circuit board is essential. Despite the huge variations involved in power supply features and topologies, following certain rules can help your design work effectively and efficiently from the start. Read this 5-page article to understand the...

On-Demand Webinars : Medical
Breakthrough Technology in Plastics Recycling

Global production of Polylactic Acid (PLA) is increasing dramatically as it becomes the biodegradable plastic of choice for a wide range of medical and industrial applications. PLA requires a specialized recycling plan…is your company ready? Attend this Webinar to learn what you need to know to...

Blog : Mechanical & Fluid Systems
NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds a New Way to Drill Down
A NASA researcher spoke with Tech Briefs about the importance of the Curiosity rover's latest find on Mars.