White Papers: Communications
Critical Techniques for High-Speed A/D Converters in Real-Time Systems

To help define the meaning of “high-speed A/D” used in this handbook, we will be focusing primarily on A/D converters with sampling rates higher than 100 MHz. We will...

White Papers: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Your Quick Guide to Customizing Latches, Locks & Hinges

In this Quick Guide you will learn how to choose the right Access Hardware solution. Choose your lock type, then decide to specify Inserts, Housing and the Cam. We’re flexible, so...

Question of the Week: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Would You Try ‘Intelligent’ Lawn Care?

Our lead story today featured “Best of Innovation” products at CES, including a smart irrigation system called “OtO Lawn.” The cloud-connected system only requires a hose and a Wi-Fi connection. A user goes into their phone and moves a joystick to determine zones requiring lawn care. The...

Blog: Automotive
What's so tough about developing a car? A Tech Briefs reader wants to know the most challenging subsystem of the vehicle to build.
White Papers: Semiconductors & ICs
Non-Cytotoxic Adhesive Systems Meet Broad Requirements for Medical Devices and Wearables

Manufacturers of wearables and other medical devices can find suitable solutions among a number of medically safe adhesive systems, which are available...

White Papers: Semiconductors & ICs
Adhesive Compounds Play Key Role in Sensor Fabrication Performance

Specially formulated epoxy systems are capable of maintaining performance at temperatures approaching absolute zero, while delivering the required physical, thermal, and...

Blog: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Have a look at the 'Best of Innovation' technologies at CES 2022, including a foldable EV, "see and spray" agriculture, ocean batteries, and more.
White Papers: Test & Measurement
Distributed Port Approach to Network Analyzer Measurements Over Distance

Measuring networks with two ports separated by more than several feet, or in situations where it is hard to place a vector network analyzer in close proximity to the...

White Papers: Aerospace
Adhesives for Cryogenic Applications

What are the challenges facing applications that operate at cryogenic temperatures? What effect do these low temperatures have on efforts to bond, seal, coat or encapsulate these applications? In this...

Blog: Connectivity
Panelists at CES 2022 spoke about the automotive industry's response to customers who have gotten used to life "on demand."
White Papers: Aerospace
Adhesives for Cryogenic Applications: Case Studies

Specially formulated epoxy systems are capable of maintaining performance at temperatures approaching absolute zero, while delivering the required physical, thermal, and electrical...

White Papers: RF & Microwave Electronics
New High Power Single-Emitter Diodes for Ytterbium Fiber Laser Systems

New fiber-coupled, single-emitter FACTOR diodes from Coherent offer pump powers to 400W at 976nm over a 200µm fiber, making them ideal for lightweight high-power laser...

Question of the Week: Design
Would You Use A.I-Driven Laser Cutters like SensiCut?

Laser cutters are a popular tool for today’s design engineers. Users, however, still face difficulties distinguishing among stockpiles of metals, woods, papers, and plastics.

Blog: Design
Duke scientists have created a fabric that releases heat once you start sweating.
Special Reports: RF & Microwave Electronics
Space Technology - January 2022

Read about the most powerful telescope ever launched into space, the NASA rocket that will carry humans back to the moon, the nanosatellites that are dramatically reducing the cost of space science, and much...

Special Reports: Automotive
Vehicle Electrification - January 2022

Innovation is happening at a rapid pace in the e-mobility space. Read this compendium of recent articles from the editors of Automotive Engineering and Truck & Off-Highway Engineering to learn about...

Application Briefs: Software
The Opti-Scan inspection system can measure surfaces and edges in 3D.
Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics
With advanced tech, mirrors can be made with high accuracy.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
The main Photonics West exhibition opens on Tuesday, January 25.
Products: Photonics/Optics
Fiber laser machinery, polishing pitch, beam collimators, and more.
Articles: Imaging
With the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), mankind’s understanding of the universe — and its origins — will increase exponentially.
Articles: Software
In the high-tech sector, there's been a shift from “just-in-time” to “just-in-case” inventory strategies.
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Learn about the interconnects that are supporting today's miniature satellites.
Products: Connectivity
Microwave measurement receivers, oscilloscopes, longwave infrared cameras, and more.
Facility Focus: Energy
Learn about the technologies being developed at NC State, including vehicle armor, a monitoring patch for plants, and origami-inspired materials.
Briefs: Imaging
Researchers from SEAS have found "hidden potential" in metasurfaces.
Briefs: Imaging
The "AOM" performs complex observations with ten observation modes and 175 strategies.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Large machines can breathe in and out cooling blasts of water to keep their systems from overheating.
Briefs: Aerospace
The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) will usher in a new era of laser communications.

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