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Description: The Engineering360 Newsletter, Light Aviation, covers new developments impacting the design and use of lightweight aircraft – from drones and unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), to airships and single-engine planes. Subscribers will learn how technology advances are opening new opportunities for light aviation. Civilian, industrial, and military applications range from reconnaissance and aerial mapping to inspection and surveillance. Among the technologies described: propulsion systems, avionics and flight control, materials, electrical and electronic systems. Readers will also discover new tools enabling light aircraft design and assembly. Light Aviation is a special edition of the IHS Engineering360 Newsletter, Aerospace Technology.
Markets Served: Aerospace; Defense & Security; Electrical/Electronics; Mechanical Components; Power Transmission; Materials, Coatings, and Finishes; Fastening, Joining & Assembly; Fluid Power; Robotics Systems; Design & Analysis Software.
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Acoustics & Audio Technology
Covers the field of sound recording, sound reproduction, and sound abatement.
Provides market overviews, information on global and regional trends, specific product and material developments and delivers the latest news on the industry.
Covers new technologies impacting the aerospace industry.
Alternative & Renewable Energy
Focuses on energy savings and the environment, and explores new ways to generate electricity.
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.
Building Blocks for the IoT
Covers the most critical issues affecting developers of next-generation connected devices for the Internet-of-Things, Industry 4.0, and consumer products, including embedded systems in applications.
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.
Commercial Transportation keeps readers informed of new technology developments driving passenger and freight trains, trucks and buses, and marine vessels of all types.
Components for RF & Microwave
Informs readers of the latest developments in microwave and radio frequency system design as well as new applications for RF and microwave systems.
Construction Tools & Equipment
Covers the trucks, cranes, earth moving equipment, tools, and safety equipment used to build the world's highways, bridges, infrastructure, civil and major structures.
Creative Engineering covers creative ideas, inspiring stories, products and people in the electronics industry and maker space.
Includes information about acquisition of signals and waveforms, and processing of the signals to obtain desired information.
Defense & Security Technology
Updates subscribers with the latest developments across all technology sectors relevant to defense and security.
Design & Analysis Software
Keeps subscribers up to date on four main categories of design and analysis software: Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Manufacturing, Computer Aided Engineering, and Product Lifecycle Management.
Offers subscribers a wealth of information on man-machine interface methods, including LED and LCD displays, flat panels, touch screens, panel meters, imaging workstations and analysis, and computer workstations used to monitor manufacturing processes.
Offers subscribers a wealth of information for design engineers and other technical professionals using electric components as their primary building blocks in consumer and commercial products.
Offers subscribers a variety of information on electronic design products and processes for application in computers, communications equipment, consumer electronics, and industrial systems.
Electronic Device Design
Electronic Device Design examines the enabling technologies and material advances behind the latest generation mobile and handheld electronics.
Electronic Product Design
Offers subscribers a wealth of information on products and services such as: adhesives, coatings and sealants, computers and computer software, contract manufacturing, electronic components, embedded systems, motors and motion control, plastics/elastomers, pumps, valves, and filters, and test and instrumentation.
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.
Drawing from the trusted analysis and unmatched editorial content of Electronics360.com, The Electronics360 Weekly Current features the top stories, latest news, charts, insights and more on the end-to-end electronics value chain.
Engineering in Motion
Focuses on engaging and informative engineering news provided in the form of videos.
Engineering Knowledge & Insight
Provides engineers with news and developments concerning engineering references, technical standards, scientific journals, courses and seminars, engineering degree programs, technical conferences and symposia, and more.
Offers valuable information on tools and strategies used to keep all engineering departments within an organization “on the same page.”
Covers pollution control, waste management, hazardous waste disposal, and sanitary engineering.
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.
Fluid Power Systems
Fluid Power Systems describes the use of hydraulic and pneumatic technologies in plant-wide systems, mobile equipment, and vehicle applications.
Food & Beverage Technology
Read by engineers and managers involved in the processing, plant construction and operation, sanitation, packaging/storage/preservation, quality inspection, handling, and distribution of food and beverage products internationally.
Written for engineers, managers, and consultants involved in healthcare facility design, building, renovation, and operation.
Covers all areas of the climate control discipline, including heating, ventilating, and air conditioning.
Covers the components and systems that enable automated manufacturing, assembly, and inspection.
Offers a wealth of information for professionals working in maintenance, repair, and operations of industrial plants.
Industrial Processing Equipment
Covers products and solutions used in large-scale manufacturing of fluids, gases, and powders.
Covers the products, equipment, and solutions used in clinical and research laboratories for the preparation, separation, and analysis of samples.
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.
Manufacturing Technology e-newsletter is for engineers involved with the design and installation of robotics, automation, sensors, controls, mechanical systems and electromechanical equipment. Manufacturing engineers are not only tasked with producing the products created by design engineers, but bringing those products to market quickly at reasonable cost
Material Handling & Supply Chain Technology
Technologies Covered: Design & Analysis Software; Display Technologies; Drives; Electrical Components; Industrial Automation; Material Handling; Mechanical Components; Mechanical Power Transmission; Motion Control Components; Motors; Networking & Communications; Robotics Systems; Sensors & Switches; Wireless Technology
Informs engineers of the latest developments in ferrous and nonferrous metals, specialty alloys, glass, ceramics, fibers and fabrics, as well as plastics and composite materials.
Offers information on a range of mechanical components, systems, and solutions.
Mechanical Power Transmission
Offers information on a range of systems that may use combinations of belts and chain drives, gears and gear drives, couplings, clutches and brakes, and other components.
Medical Equipment Design
Tracks trends and product news in the medical equipment field.
Military & High-Reliability Electronics
Covers components designed specifically for harsh environments and mission-critical applications in systems for military, aerospace, medical, and industrial end-users.
Motion Control Components
Provides current news on products designed to precisely control movement of machinery.
Motors & Drives
Motors & Drives covers new developments in the design of AC, DC, servo, and stepper motors as well as associated drive types.
For engineers and other professionals involved in building materials and devices on a nanoscale – molecular or atomic structures measuring less than 100 nm.
Networking & Communications
Focuses on networking hardware and software used to manage digital communication networks.
Oil & Gas Technology
Informs subscribers on everything from exploration and drilling to product processing and tank filling.
Packaging & Labeling
Tracks trends and products for the packaging and labeling industry.
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).
Plastics & Resins
Focuses on new materials, from engineered thermoplastics to plastic films and composites.
Covers new methods for making parts out of plastics as well as improvements to “tried-and-true” methods, such as molding, extrusion, and machining.
Power Generation & Distribution
Provides the latest news on electrical power generation, transmission, and distribution, as well as cogeneration.
Power Supplies & Devices
Power Supplies & Devices reports on advances in power supplies as well as the components and devices used in power conversion, power management, and power distribution.
Focuses on products in two pump categories: hydraulic pumps for liquids and pneumatic pumps for air or gas.
Quality, Test & Measurement
Quality, Test & Measurement keeps readers up to date about quality control methods and standards, test equipment, materials, and compliance testing.
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.
Semiconductor & MEMS Fabrication
Focuses on silicon-based technologies and manufacturing processes.
Sensors & Switches
Focuses on sensor and switching devices that are ubiquitous throughout all industry.
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.
Specs & Techs
Covers all the technologies engineers need for new product development: from mechanical, electrical, and electronic components to engineering software, fluid power, materials, and more.
Unconventional Oil & Gas
Unconventional Oil & Gas covers new technologies for developing shale gas, shale oil, and oil sands resources.
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.
Water & Wastewater Systems
Serves engineers, managers, consultants, contractors, and operations professionals both in industrial and municipal water/wastewater industries.
Wire & Cable Technology
Presents new technology and information for manufacturers, distributors, and users of all types of electrical, communication, and mechanical wire and cables and cable assemblies, cable testing, and installation.
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Reports on widely used applications in computer networking and communications.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 3 - Issue 1 - 03/06/2017
A Guide for Non-contact Temperature Measurement; Aviation Transponders; CR4: Will Lake Matthew Be the First Martian Settlement?; Lightweight and Oil-free Compressors with Gas Bearings; Electro-mechanical Actuators for UAV and Military; Meet the Latest Energy-saving Regulations
Volume 2 - Issue 4 - 11/28/2016
Today's Dreams Need Tomorrow's Engineering; Specification Guide: Parachutes; A High-Efficiency Step-down LED Driver for Fire Alarms; CR4 Blog: HUSH Loves Airships, Part 4; Webinar: Model-based Systems Engineering in the IoT Era; Specification Guide: Navigational Instruments
Volume 2 - Issue 3 - 08/29/2016
Earn Your Master's Online in Space Systems Engineering; Diamond and cBN Tool Manufacture; UM Series Ironless Motor; Signaling Coverage - Creating a Safer, More Efficient Workplace; Configured and Fully Custom Motor Solutions; Custom Coil Cords
Volume 2 - Issue 2 - 05/02/2016
The Best Solutions to Your Aerospace Engineering Questions; Award Winning Custom Aerospace Identification Products; Maximize Aircraft Performance with Direct Metal Printing; Real-Time Aircraft Live Torque Measurement; 'Next Gen' End Mills for Aluminum; High Performance AC Servo Motors
Volume 2 - Issue 1 - 03/07/2016
Motion and Vibration Controls for Any Application; Aerospace Position Sensors; Compressors and Vacuum Pumps; Highly Compact, High-speed, and Lightweight Turbo Compressors; Breakthrough for Aircraft Performance Monitoring; Bare Aluminum Optical Mirrors
Volume 1 - Issue 4 - 11/30/2015
Motion and Vibration Controls for Any Application; On-Line Store Offers High-Quality Ceramic Labware; Custom Single-use Glass Ampoules Packages; Aerospace Position Sensors; Bare Aluminum Optical Mirrors; Ultra-narrowband Optical Filters Set New Standards
Volume 1 - Issue 3 - 08/31/2015
Earn Your Master's Degree Online; Strength Analysis of Lightweight Structures; Compressor/Vacuum Pumps; Linear Force Measurement Line Guide
Volume 1 - Issue 2 - 05/04/2015
Elevance Clean 1200 Improves Aviation Maintenance; Compact Air-cooled MIl-Spec DPSS Solutions; Battery Adhesives and Sealants for Reliable Sealed System; Deuterium Lamps D2plus; We Offer Reflective Spatial Light Modulators; Near Parallel Beam from Point Source LEDs
Volume 1 - Issue 1 - 03/02/2015
Ball Bearings for Aerospace Applications; Linear Force Measurement Line Guide; Strength Analysis of Lightweight Structures; Compressor/Vacuum Pumps