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Articles: Electronics & Computers

Silicon-infused anodes, already widely considered one of the most promising candidate technologies for the next significant performance-improvement phase of electric-vehicle...

INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

At 200 times stronger than steel, graphene has been hailed as a super material of the future since its discovery in 2004. The ultrathin carbon material is an incredibly strong...

INSIDER: Physical Sciences

Diodes allow directed flows of current. Without them, modern electronics would be inconceivable. Until now, they had to be made from two materials with different characteristics. A...

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

The challenge of fabricating nanowires directly on silicon substrates for the creation of the next generation of electronics has finally been solved by...

Blog: Test & Measurement
Power electronics are critical for renewable energy. They require special design and testing to ensure that they will reliably perform their critical duties.
INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

A group of scientists in Nagoya University, Japan, have developed a possible solution to one of the biggest problems of the Internet of Energy, energy efficiency. They did so by...

INSIDER: Government

Imagine a technology that can convert, amplify, limit, filter, control, and transform electricity in countless ways to supply power to the electrical grid. These are power electronics, and...


Once considered science fiction, technology capable of collecting solar power in space and beaming it to Earth to provide a global supply of clean and affordable energy is moving closer to reality. Through...

On-Demand Webinars: Automotive

As the automotive industry becomes increasingly connected and autonomous, wireless communication and remote sensing creates challenges that require consideration during system-wide...

White Papers: Government
Network Digital Twins Add Necessary Fidelity to Constructive Simulations

Successful constructive simulations used for wargaming in an era of strategic fluidity and rapid change depend on high-fidelity models to correctly predict scenario...

5 Ws: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A team at KTH Royal Institute of Technology has developed a new 3D printing technique that could be used to produce customized chip-based microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).
Special Reports: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Additive Manufacturing - November 2022

AM/3D Printing is fundamentally changing how products are prototyped and produced in aerospace, medical, electronics, and many other fields. To help you keep pace with the latest advances, we present...

Articles: Design
The platform was developed to democratize programmable matter; to make prototyping, innovation, and research with soft robotics incredibly quick and easy; and to enable researchers, designers, and makers of all backgrounds to unleash their creativity and bring their ideas to life.
Products: Software
Automotive engineers utilize Adams software to build their virtual vehicle prototypes and Adams Real Time Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) capabilities to bridge the gap with physical tests.
Articles: Green Design & Manufacturing
Some of the hardest to detect cyber-attacks are wireless, including man-in-the-middle attacks and rogue access points.
Issue Archive: Defense
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On-Demand Webinars: Electronics & Computers

Power converter design requires engineers to understand and analyze how integrated system requirements are met when making electrical...

White Papers: Electronics & Computers
Application Note: Loudspeaker Rub and Buzz Measurements

When designing acoustic products, the speaker driver itself needs to go through quality assurance testing then again once the driver is implemented into the final product. Amongst the...

Blog: Design
Engineers have created new high-power electronic devices that are more energy efficient than their predecessors.
White Papers: Test & Measurement
Efficiently and Easily Test Fuel Cells

Fuel cells use hydrogen as fuel which combines with oxygen to produce electricity. The byproducts of the electricity process are heat and water. With zero emission of greenhouse gas, carbon dioxide, use...

White Papers: Manufacturing & Prototyping
10 Tips Only Experienced PCB Designers Know. Each one guaranteed to save you time and money!

Engineers must balance competing priorities when creating a PCB design. Some design decisions are arbitrary, while others are unavoidable....

INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

The silicon-based computer chips that power our modern devices require vast amounts of energy to operate. Despite ever-improving computing efficiency, information...

INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

An international team of researchers has designed and built a chip that runs computations directly in memory and can run a wide variety of AI applications — all at a fraction of the energy...

INSIDER: Sensors/Data Acquisition

To continue making smartphones, laptops, and other devices more powerful, yet energy efficient, industry is intensely focused on identifying promising...

INSIDER: Electronics & Computers

A strain-sensing smart skin developed at Rice University uses very small carbon nanotube structures to monitor and detect damage in large structures. The “strain paint” uses the fluorescent...

Articles: Materials
From space propulsion to underwater monitoring and antibacterial coatings, three new innovations aim to address real-world problems.
White Papers: Defense
Eliminating Oscillation in Power Analog Designs
When integrating analog drivers, designers are often faced with unwanted oscillation caused by instability. This white paper describes simple techniques for managing gain and phase relationships to maintain a stable circuit.

Special Reports: Photonics/Optics
Machine Vision & Camera Technology - October 2022

In this report just released by the editors of Tech Briefs and Photonics & Imaging Technology, you'll read about the world's fastest camera (.5 trillion frames per second!); an innovative...