Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
MEMS Deformable Mirrors Enable Imaging of Earth-Sized Extra-Solar Planets

The NASA-sponsored space exploration project, PICTURE (Planet Imaging Concept Testbed Using a Rocket Experiment), seeks to obtain a direct image of an extra-solar giant...

Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
MEMS Mirror Will Aid Space-Based Imaging

Microelectromechanical system (MEMS)-based deformable mirror
Boston Micromachines Corp. (BMC)
Cambridge, MA
617-868-4178
www.bostonmicromachines.com

Boston Micromachines was...

Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Connectors Provide Signal Reliability for Mars Science Laboratory

Compact PCI (cPCI) Connectors
Hypertronics Corporation
Hudson, MA
978-568-0451
www.hypertronics.com

Hypertronics’ space-grade Compact PCI (cPCI)...

Application Briefs: Aerospace
Computational Fluid Dynamics Aids Aerospace Apps

Just a few years ago, the use of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) in most aerospace companies was restricted to pure research or troubleshooting problems with existing designs. But in the past few...

Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Oil Recycling System Controls Contamination

OilTrac™ fluid maintenance program/oil recycling system
COMO Filtration Systems
Janesville, WI
608-756-3838
www.como.biz

Application Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Custom-Built Machining Centers Create Telescope Mirrors

Custom horizontal machining centers
Mitsui Seiki USA
Franklin Lakes, NJ
201-337-1300
www.mitsuiseiki.com

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