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Frequency: 6 issues/year
Description: Engineering360's Plastics & Resins Newsletter focuses on new materials, from engineered thermoplastics to plastic films and composites. This publication details their material properties and functional characteristics with potential applications in mind. Industry trends (including green plastics) and upcoming events are also covered.
Markets Served: Automotive and Aerospace; Consumer Products and Consumer Electronics; Medical Equipment; Computers
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Covers new technologies impacting the aerospace industry.
Serves manufacturers of consumer, commercial, business, and medical appliances, as well as the design and engineering firms, product development, and industrial design firms supporting this industry segment.
Helps engineers specify optimum parts and select best fabrication practices to improve performance, lower cost, and speed production of today's passenger cars, trucks, and off-road vehicles
Building & Design
Covers the materials, hardware, and tools used to design and construct new building projects or rehabilitate and renovate existing structures.
Covers design, construction, and operation of plants and machinery for making such products as acids, dyes, drugs, plastics, and synthetic rubber by adapting the chemical reactions discovered by the laboratory chemist to large-scale production.
Coatings & Surface Engineering
Covers new products and developments in materials, applications, and processes for surface engineering.
Defense & Security Technology
Updates subscribers with the latest developments across all technology sectors relevant to defense and security.
Electronic Test Equipment
Keeps subscribers up-to-date on the field of electronic testing, from test instruments and PCB tests, to test and inspection strategies.
Fastening, Joining & Assembly
Covers information about fasteners and materials that hold parts together (screws, rivets, bolts, adhesives, etc.), the tools and systems that automate application/dispensing of fasteners/adhesives, and new assembly/disassembly techniques integrated into system design.
Covers all areas of the climate control discipline, including heating, ventilating, and air conditioning.
Industrial Processing Equipment
Covers products and solutions used in large-scale manufacturing of fluids, gases, and powders.
Light & Laser
Covers materials and components used in the creation, detection, or manipulation of light.
Machine Tools & Metal Working
Offers information relevant to the shaping, drilling, grinding, cutting, and other “metal working” processes that are generally carried out with machine tools or multi-tool machining centers.
Offers information on a range of mechanical components, systems, and solutions.
Medical Equipment Design
Tracks trends and product news in the medical equipment field.
Motion Control Components
Provides current news on products designed to precisely control movement of machinery.
For engineers and other professionals involved in building materials and devices on a nanoscale – molecular or atomic structures measuring less than 100 nm.
Plant & Facilities Engineering
Covers industry trends and events, equipment, and techniques related to plant and facilities engineering (also known as maintenance engineering or reliability engineering).
Reports on all of the components that go into constructing robots and robotic systems, as well as the software used to program them.
Provides industry news on instruments, apparatus, software, detectors, and techniques in experimental measurement.
Shock, Vibration & Noise
Looks at the ways of measuring and minimizing the effects of factors related to shock, vibration and noise through the use of devices.
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Focuses on proper selection, application and uses of today's smart positioners, controllers, and valve actuators, as well as the maintenance, repair, and replacement of valves.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 13 - Issue 3 - 05/10/2017
Precision Accuracy Melt Temperature Sensor; Using Different Thermal Analysis Techniques to Measure Glass Transition; 3D Level Sensor Visualizes Resin Inside Silo; Superior Performance of Telene® pDCPD
Volume 13 - Issue 2 - 03/08/2017
USHIO Quartz Infrared Heater Lamps; Magnetic Coupled Sealless Process Pumps; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions; 3D Level Sensor Visualizes Resin Inside Silo
Volume 13 - Issue 1 - 01/11/2017
Plastics Shredders from Vecoplan; White Paper: Potting Compounds Protect Electronic Circuits; Porosity-free Machinable Acetron® GP; 3D Level Sensor Visualizes Resin Inside Silo
Volume 12 - Issue 6 - 11/09/2016
E360 Webinar - 3d Printing: Simplifying Your Designs and Workflow; Specification Guide: Polymers and Plastic Resins; Thermal Resistance and High Compressive Strength; On Demand: The Role of IT in Workplace Transformation
Volume 12 - Issue 5 - 09/14/2016
Better Fuel Quality and an Alternative to Charcoal; Customized Specialty Manufactured Parts; Process Materials In, Atomospheric Oxygen Out; Try it Once, You'll Use it Forever!; Thermal Resistance and High Compressive Strength; R&D - Request a Trial; Superior Performance of Telene pDCPD; Custom Thermoforming and Fabricating Solutions
Volume 12 - Issue 4 - 07/13/2016
Join Plastics Leaders at the IAPD Convention; TPV Seals for Harsh Environments; Micronizing, Compounding, and Extruding Plastics, Resins; Aliphatic Polyketone Engineering Resin
Volume 12 - Issue 3 - 05/11/2016
Seal-less Magnetic Coupled Centrifugal Pumps Type-NMR; How Co-extrusions Solve a Common Problem; New Class of Functionalized Adhesive Fluoropolymers Expands Application Versatility; Advantages of X-Ray Inspection in the Plastics Industry; CM-5 Bench-top Spectrophotometer: Evaluate and Control Color More Effectively; Resin Formulation and Deformulation; For When Viscosity is Not Enough; Superior Performance of Telene pDCPD; Understanding the Global Petrochemical Industry
Volume 12 - Issue 2 - 03/09/2016
Discover Designing with Plastics; CM-5 Bench-top Spectrophotometer: Evaluate and Control Color More Effectively; New Class of Functional Adhesive Fluoropolymers; Split Shaft Sealing for Tight Spaces; PCX Dispersion Dryer; Reduce Costs with Blow Molded Components
Volume 12 - Issue 1 - 01/13/2016
How Co-extrusions Solve a Common Problem; Blow Molding Technology for Appliances; Plastics Shredders; PCX Dispersion Dryer