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Displays/​Monitors/​HMIs

Explore expert resources, technical briefs, and trending applications for the challenges facing design engineers in display, monitoring, and HMI technologies.

UpFront: RF & Microwave Electronics
NASA Washing Machine Designs Go for a Spin

Right now, there is no laundry service in space.

Astronaut garments aren’t washed. They are put onto ships that burn up in the...

Products: Imaging
Power distribution units, pressure sensors, connector straps, and more.
Articles: Wearables
Water-sensing smartphone screens, a NASA-developed RF switch, and an ultrasound patch.
Briefs: AR/AI
The ultra-compact, wearable hologram sensor immediately notifies the user of volatile gas detection.
Technology Leaders: Imaging
Learn how to fix one of the more annoying problems in display imaging.
Articles: Test & Measurement
With an optical microscope, spectra can be acquired from a sample area smaller than a micron.
Products: Transportation
Automotive camera monitors, curved CMOS sensors, fiber lasers, and more.
Products: Electronics & Computers
The SHT40 Smart Gadget comes with a humidity and temperature sensor.
Special Reports: Data Acquisition
Smart Factory/IIoT - June 2021

Factories are getting "smarter" and more automated by the day, thanks to advances in AI, connectivity, controls, and sensors. In this compendium of recent articles from the editors of Tech Briefs and Sensor...

Briefs: Imaging
The LiDAR-based system could “see through” objects to warn of potential hazards without distracting the driver.
Briefs: Imaging
This technology bends light more efficiently, enabling more immersive augmented reality display systems.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Complete integrated circuits with more than 1,000 organic electrochemical transistors can be screen-printed.
Products: Data Acquisition
Vision systems, signal generators, AC-DC converters, and more.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Thanks to its flexibility and adhesion, the biodegradable display can be worn directly on the hand.
Articles: AR/AI
Head-up displays, health-monitoring sensors from NASA, and a pollen sponge.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
This compact beam steering technology has applications in autonomous navigation, AR, and neuroscience.
Briefs: Energy
The micro-display could enable smartphones and televisions with resolutions of more than 10,000 pixels per inch.
Briefs: Materials
These glass substrates can be used for displays on smartphones and tablets and for other durable, impact-resistant applications.
Products: Electronics & Computers
The GVC1001 computer features dual 10-GigE ports for gigabit Ethernet camera or other sensor inputs.
Technology Leaders: Imaging
Learn about a variety of holographic 3D immersive displays.
Articles: Photonics/Optics
The virtual event offers a mix of live plenary talks, on-demand technical presentations and discussions, online networking and special events.
Briefs: Lighting
The material could enable cheaper and more environmentally friendly displays and large-area lighting.
Articles: Motion Control
Once confined to the role of machine visualization, modern unified HMI software now delivers better user interfaces, containerization, and remote device management.
Special Reports: Photonics/Optics
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...

Facility Focus: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Stanford University’s School of Engineering has been at the forefront of innovation for nearly a century
Articles: Imaging
Digital technologies are enabling an "Industry Renaissance" of virtual experiences.
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
These 12 products are the nominees for the 2020 Tech Briefs Readers’ Choice Product of the Year.
Briefs: Imaging
Invisible displays on walls and windows would be bright when turned on but invisible when turned off.
5 Ws: Packaging & Sterilization
Users can take paper sheets from a notebook and turn them into a music player interface or make food packaging interactive.

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