Steering committee appointed to promote photonics in industry
The VDMA (German Engineering Federation) Photonics Forum has appointed six high-ranking representatives from leading photonics companies and institutions in Germany to become part its new steering committee
Cisco ACI: Proceed At Your Peril
Cisco''s new SDN platform, Cisco ACI -- despite some positive features -- is confusing, unproven, and burdened with Cisco''s complicated past.
Analysts warn that U.S. technology has to keep pace with the systems being developed by our adversaries
As U.S. defense budgets tighten, research and development (R&D) on battlefield management systems (BMS) are affected. To reduce spending on R&D, government contractors are transitioning to commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) devices. Read more: Analysts warn that U.S. technology has to keep pa...
Is this the new graphene?
Researchers in the US have discovered a new tin-based material which could rival graphene for its levels of conductivity, speed and ability to lower the power needs of next generation computer chips....
Basics of Flexible Continuous-Flex Cables
Sponsored by igus Continuous-flex cables last longer and work better than conventional cable in auto?mated machinery for control, data, bus, position feedback, fiber optic, coaxial read more
Google Brings Portable Native Client To Chrome
Developers can now compile native C and C++ code to run in Chrome across different hardware architectures.
PernixData FVP Clusters Server Flash To Add Performance In Virtualized Environments
With PernixData FVP software, multiple servers'' flash and SSDs can be clustered to form a high-performance storage tier supporting virtualized environments without the need for changing customers'' hardware.
Lumileds LED arrays up to 6,000 lm
Lumileds has announced chip-on-board LED arrays up to 6,000 lm. Emphasising what is claims is the small size of the emissive areas, there are...
STMicroelectronics heads European research team in advanced MEMS devices development
STMicroelectronics has begun working with research partners to develop a pilot line for next-generation MEMS devices augmented with advanced technologies such as piezoelectric or magnetic materials and 3D packaging. The project was launched by the European Nanoelectronics Initiative Advisory Council...
Masking method for improving selectivity of gold nanoclusters in fluorescence determination of mercury and copper ions
Publication year: 2013Source:Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Volume 42Dongyu Cao, Jun Fan, Junru Qiu, Yifeng Tu, Jilin Yan In this report, we have developed a method that improved the selectivity of gold nanoclusters toward copper and mercury ions. Bovine serum albumin stabilized gold nanocluster res...
Evaluation and amelioration of computer-aided diagnosis with artificial neural networks utilizing small-sized sample sets
Publication year: 2012Source:Biomedical Signal Processing and ControlK.Y. Liu, M.R. Smith, E.C. Fear, R.M. Rangayyan Concerns about the specificity and reliability of artificial neural networks (ANNs) impede further application of ANNs in medicine. This is particularly true when developing computer-...
Publication year: 2012Source:Biometric Technology Today, Volume 2012, Issue 10Tracey Caldwell
Advanced Airborne Video Solution Successfully Demonstrated with Record Transmission Rates
Solution features speeds five times greater than currently available
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Malaysian state to install security cameras to safeguard border with southern Thailand
System will thwart smugglers and other security risks.
XeroCoat's antireflective material might add zeros to the bottom line, megawatts to the power line
Anyone who''s been driving yield enhancement in a chip fab, conversion efficiencies in solar cells and modules or productivity improvements in either sector knows that a few percent here, a few percent there can add up to millions of dollars in savings or improved bottom-line margins.
Instrument Rental Labs receives accreditation
Instrument Rental Labs has received its 17025-2005, ANSI Z540.1 and Z540.3 accreditation