Electronics & Software



Find the latest advancements in the software used in simulation software, CAD, CAM, CAE, and mathematical and scientific software. Access technical and application briefs from NASA and other major research labs.

Products: Software
The ADISRA SmartView 4.0 HMI allows builders to see what's going on in their machines.
Blog: Software
To speed up the design process, researchers from the University of Texas are finding more efficient ways to predict, or "learn," a rocket's behavior.
Briefs: Data Acquisition
Apps could take up less space on a smartphone and apps could download instantly.
Briefs: Motion Control
This technology could help control driverless cars and automated warehouses.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Manufacturers, medical device companies, and others can use this 3D printing software driven by artificial intelligence (AI).
Briefs: Internet of Things
Hardware and software tweak microwave patterns to discover the most efficient way to identify objects.
Briefs: Software
The newest PLCs can directly access Internet resources, much like a mobile device, to obtain information for improving operations.
Products: Transportation
Rugged tablets from Teguar Corp. can be used to monitor manufacturing operations.
Blog: Data Acquisition
The votes are in. Our readers selected top products in data acquisition, software, and ultrasonic sensing.
Products: Packaging & Sterilization

Goodfellow (Coraopolis, PA) recently announced a new range of perovskites, a group of materials that demonstrate great potential for optoelectronic applications....

Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Anand Gopalan, CEO of Velodyne Lidar, Inc., discusses lidar software for ADAS and autonomous vehicles
Products: Electronics & Computers
Thermal cameras, testing software, an ion air knife, and more.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
In the middle ground between microwaves and visible light lies terahertz radiation, and the promise of “Tray vision.”
Blog: Software
Researchers from the University of Illinois are looking at all the different ways to create a non-pneumatic automotive tire.
Briefs: Imaging
This system places virtual objects within real-world backgrounds on cellphone screens and lets people interact with those objects by hand as if they were really there.
Briefs: Aerospace
This program enhances images and videos for smartphones, tablets, and PCs.
Briefs: Aerospace
CAESAR Plug-in for MagicDraw
Users can maintain the consistency of a flight system design.
Briefs: Data Acquisition
In some cases, radio frequency signals may be more useful for caregivers than cameras or other methods to collect health and behavioral data.
Products: Materials
Low-viscosity plastic; coin cell holders; oxidation-resistant coatings; and more.
Briefs: Connectivity
Software portal solutions can connect legacy control systems and field devices to the cloud.
Products: Software
Varjo™ Technologies announced a 2D/3D immersive "Workspace."
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Today's advanced smart CNC controls allow manufacturers to optimize the manufacturing process right on the factory floor
Articles: Software
See how software supported the design of an advanced antenna.
Briefs: Green Design & Manufacturing
Applications include modeling of tidal stress response of icy satellites as well as fatigue of terrestrial ice shelves.
5 Ws: Imaging
A touch-based display mimics the geometry of 3D objects designed on a computer.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Manufacturers in almost every industry are looking to design lighter parts. Here are five lightweighting strategies.
Briefs: Imaging
An upgraded mini robot can leap over obstacles with ease.
Technology Leaders: Energy
As lithium-ion battery production doubles, more viable energy storage solutions are needed.
Products: Electronics & Computers
The GNV-720 and GNV-725 humidity temperature meters from Global Specialties feature three environmental sensors.