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Browse a wide range of solutions for challenges facing design engineers working with communication platforms that include applications in laser, acoustics, optical, tactile, and wireless communications. Find the latest technical briefs, articles, white papers, and webinars.

Special Reports: Motion Control
Test & Measurement - February 2021

Sensors to search for ancient life on Mars...nano-thermometers that could revolutionize temperature measurement...a major advance in semiconductor testing. These are just a few of the technologies you'll...

Articles: Robotics, Automation & Control
Tech Briefs asks industry experts about cybersecurity, the cloud, wireless devices, and securing a remote workforce.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn about the kinds of wireless meters that can provide precise test data.
Briefs: Materials
Applications include terahertz medical imaging and communications.
INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Researchers from the University of Bristol’s Quantum Engineering Technology Labs (QET Labs) and Université Côte d‘Azur have made a new miniaturized...

Special Reports: Imaging
Optics & Photonics Innovations - January 2021

An ultrafast camera that takes up to one trillion pictures per second...using light alone to levitate objects and propel spacecraft...the groundbreaking optics enabling the world's most powerful...

Briefs: Communications
The antenna is designed for use in extreme conditions such as outer space.
Briefs: Aerospace
This technique for optical data transmission from satellites uses laser arrays to provide fine pointing capability.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The device enables ultra-fast wireless communications at low cost.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
Any high-performance communication systems operating in RF or optical frequencies may benefit from this system.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
This subsystem is used in free-space optical communications and fiber-optic communications.
Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Wire-connected drones may complement or replace the fixed base stations of cellular communications networks.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
A low-frequency antenna with enhanced bandwidth will enable robust networking among compact, mobile robots.
Application Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
What does wave energy have to do with space exploration? Plenty, it turns out.
Facility Focus: Data Acquisition
Learn about RIT's achievements in cybersecurity, imaging science, and personalized healthcare tech.
Products: Communications
VOC sensors, panel-mount connectors, 3D printing cloud software, and more.
Briefs: Communications
The network is designed for remote, low-resource locations where power and communications infrastructure are scarce.
Briefs: RF & Microwave Electronics
The robot blocks jump, spin, flip, and identify each other.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
With low-cost materials called perovskites, stable, continuous lasing is achieved at room temperature for over an hour.
INSIDER: Communications

Students at Rochester Institute of Technology created a wireless testbed that future research teams can use to investigate secure V2V communications.

Products: Software
Tubing plugs, displacement measurements, CAM software, and more.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
These non-reciprocal devices on a compact chip pave the way for applications from two-way wireless to quantum computing.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
The tiny unit is significant for the miniaturization of optoelectronic systems.
Special Reports: Energy
RF & Microwave Electronics - October 2020

In this compendium of recent articles from the editors of Aerospace & Defense Technology and Tech Briefs, read about how advances in RF electronics are enabling new applications in space and...

INSIDER: Wearables

The proliferation and miniaturization of electronics in devices, wearables, medical implants, and other applications has...

INSIDER: Design

For a long time, something important has been regularly neglected in electronics. If you want to make electronic components smaller and smaller, you also need the right insulator materials. This...

White Papers: Information Technology
The Value and Necessity of External Surge Protection in PoE Applications

PoE network engineers should deploy high-quality external surge protection devices (SPDs) to help ensure safe, secure network operation, reduce downtime, minimize site...

Facility Focus: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Stennis now is testing RS-25 rocket engines for the Space Launch System (SLS) that will carry humans back to the Moon.
Products: Imaging
Foam gasket tapes, data analytics software, ceramic tape, and more.

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