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On-Demand Webinars: Software
Using Simulation to Design Robust Adhesively Bonded Structures

Engineers are increasingly relying upon adhesive bonding to improve the mechanical performance of their structures and devices. For example, the automotive industry is using adhesives to make vehicles lighter and thus more fuel efficient. In the electronics industry, novel...

Researchers from the University of Illinois are looking at all the different ways to create a non-pneumatic automotive tire.
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.
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.
In some cases, radio frequency signals may be more useful for caregivers than cameras or other methods to collect health and behavioral data.
Products: Electronics & Computers
New on the Market: February 2020
Low-viscosity plastic; coin cell holders; oxidation-resistant coatings; and more.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Modern Software Links Legacy Systems
Software portal solutions can connect legacy control systems and field devices to the cloud.
Varjo™ Technologies announced a 2D/3D immersive "Workspace."
Articles: Connectivity
Smart Manufacturing Control
Today's advanced smart CNC controls allow manufacturers to optimize the manufacturing process right on the factory floor
On-Demand Webinars: Software
Modeling Interactions in Energy-Based Medical Devices Using COMSOL Multiphysics®

If you are interested in learning how to design, simulate, and prototype energy-based medical devices, then tune into this 60-minute Webinar featuring guest speaker Daniel Smith from Emphysys.

White Papers: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Insider's Guide - How to Select a Quality Management System

Picking the right QMS solution is an important decision for any organization and can be the catalyst for important quality improvements to be made throughout the year.

See how software supported the design of an advanced antenna.
Applications include modeling of tidal stress response of icy satellites as well as fatigue of terrestrial ice shelves.
A touch-based display mimics the geometry of 3D objects designed on a computer.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Five Techniques for Lightweighting: Doing More With Less
Manufacturers in almost every industry are looking to design lighter parts. Here are five lightweighting strategies.
Briefs: Motion Control
Robot Performs Complex Maneuvers
An upgraded mini robot can leap over obstacles with ease.
As lithium-ion battery production doubles, more viable energy storage solutions are needed.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Product of the Month: December 2019 Tech Briefs
The GNV-720 and GNV-725 humidity temperature meters from Global Specialties feature three environmental sensors.
Products: Test & Measurement
New on the Market: December 2019
Adhesives, flame-retardant compounds, vision measurement, and more...
With the rise in electrification and design complexity, aerospace original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) need to look for new methodologies to mitigate compliance risk.
Briefs: Medical
Human Torso Simulator
The simulator could help in the development of new back braces.

MIT and Toyota researchers have designed a new model to help autonomous vehicles determine when it’s safe to merge into traffic at intersections with obstructed views. The model uses its own...

On-Demand Webinars: Software
How to Effectively Estimate Parameters for Battery Modeling

Battery models are widely used to simulate the cooling, performance, and aging of batteries.

On-Demand Webinars: Software
How to Validate Vehicle Behavior and Passenger Experience in Real-Time, Without Sacrificing Accuracy

Validation of autonomous vehicles requires two kind of simulations: how the AI will behave and how the vehicle itself will behave. For the latter, high-fidelity real-time models are essential to understand vehicle dynamics holistically,...

On-Demand Webinars: Software
Getting Feedback in Minutes: Using a Virtual ECU to Accelerate Automotive Application Software Development

The rapid growth of vehicle software, combined with the complex interaction of hardware, software, and physical components, creates an enormous challenge for automobile manufacturers and their suppliers. To address these challenges,...

White Papers: Aerospace
Urban Air Mobility Industry Study

Ensuring the safety of people on the ground and in the aircraft is the top concern for urban air mobility manufacturers and operators, a new industry study shows. But choosing the right standards and...

Products: Test & Measurement
New on the Market: November 2019
3D-printing platforms, simulation software, transistors, and more.
Through Livox, non-verbal people can speak, learn how to read and write, and understand abstract concepts.

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Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Executive Roundtable: 3D Printing

Application Briefs: Photonics/Optics

Hyperspectral Imaging What is it? How does it work?

Features: Photonics/Optics

Laser Beam vs. Electron Beam Welding Which process works best for what?

Application Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition

Fire Suppression System Protects Giant Crawler Transporters

Articles: Electronics & Computers

Achieving Embedded Software Safety with Agility

Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

Laser Anemometer Measures Flow in a Centrifugal Compressor

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