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Description: Engineering360's Light & Laser Newsletter covers materials and components used in the creation, detection, or manipulation of light. These include light sources such as light emitting diodes (LEDs) and photodiodes, optical fiber and fiber optic components, lasers, and optical devices such as beam splitters and lenses. Besides new products and technologies, this email publication describes the use of these products in solving industry problems.
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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.
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.
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.
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 15 - Issue 2 - 02/27/2019
Create custom barcode programs — no experience needed; L14D1: Ideal for long range light sensing; LiDAR AR/VR optics, gratings, CLBO, CWO, and PP:MgLN crystals; Four success stories – how laser projection improves manufacturing processes
Volume 15 - Issue 1 - 01/23/2019
Create custom laser marking programs with a Trotec; Cree XLamp® eTone™ LEDs; Hello yellow! Necsel 577 nm laser source; The highest performance optical coatings and filters; Tech article: Diverse performance of thin-film optical coatings
Volume 14 - Issue 12 - 12/26/2018
LED Connection Solutions; White Paper: Smart Laser Sensors Make Measurements Easy and Profitable; Hello Yellow! Necsel 577 nm Laser Source
Volume 14 - Issue 11 - 11/28/2018
Create Custom Laser Marking Programs with a Trotec; Pulsed High Voltage Power Supplies for Lasers and Flashlamp Applications; Lowest Priced, Highest Quality Laser Lenses and Mirrors; Miniature Programmable 3 Watt High Voltage Converter Provides Up to 8,000 Vdc; Superior, Highly Stable HeNe Lasers; L14D1 is Ideal for Long Range Light Sensing
Volume 14 - Issue 10 - 10/24/2018
More Marking Capabilities, Better Results; High Power Pulsed Laser Diode Drivers to 1000 Amps; Superior, Highly Stable HeNe Lasers; Hello Yellow! Necsel 577 nm Laser Source; Small Businesses Gain Entry into Photonics with a New Partner; An LED for Every Need; QVE01040: Ideal Limit Switch for Precision Instruments; Transform Your Food Analysis Results from Acceptable to Exceptional
Volume 14 - Issue 9 - 09/26/2018
AC Current Sensors for Every Application; Reflectometer Delivers Unprecedented Visibility into Optical Components and Fiber Optics; IP67-Rated Connector Solution for Outdoor Lighting at Mouser; Lumenera's 29 MP, USB 3.1 Camera Built for 24/7 Use; Ultra-narrow Bandpass Filters; Small, Fused Silica F-Theta-Ronar 160 mm Lens for High Power Applications; Lowest Priced, Highest Quality Laser Lenses and Mirrors; 300° C Wire Grid Polarizer; Transform Your Food Analysis Results from Acceptable to
Volume 14 - Issue 8 - 08/22/2018
Boost Your Fiber Optics Performance with Zeus Coatings and Sheathings; A Sure Way to Meet Your Spectroscopy Product Launch Date; Eight Benefits of Laser Machining Medical Tools and Devices; Thin Film Deposition — A Concise Chronology Technical Article; High-power iFLEX-Agile™ CW Optical Parametric Oscillator for Scientific Research Applications; LEDs Offer a Clear Look at Safety and Cost Savings; A Focus on Optical Kit Encoders and Modular Magnetic Encoders; High-power Glan Laser Polarizer
Volume 14 - Issue 7 - 07/25/2018
Get EnLIGHTened with Complete Lighting Assembly Solutions; A Surefire Way Gasket Manufacturers Can Reduce Their Carbon Footprint; Bringing Intelligence to Vibration Monitoring Solutions; The Future of Automotive Lightweighting with Tolerance Ring Stator Mounting Solutions; New Micro Gripper Allows Fragile Part Handling as Low as 2.5 Gram Force; Survival of the Fittest: The Process Control Imperative
Volume 14 - Issue 6 - 06/27/2018
UL Listed Junction Box Power Supply; Mouser Delivering Space-saving LEDs for Multiple Illumination Applications; A Surefire Way Gasket Manufacturers Can Reduce Their Carbon Footprint; Hello Yellow! Necsel 577 nm Laser Source; Lowest Priced, Highest Quality Laser Lenses and Mirrors; New Multi-point Automatic Lubrication System for Robotic 7th Axis; How to Make Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Part of Your Profit Strategy
Volume 14 - Issue 5 - 05/23/2018
Optical Backscatter Reflectometer — You Can't Fix What You Can't See!; High Power Laser Diode Drivers 10 to 1000 Amps; Why Pay for Unnecessary Power to Generate Required Field Strengths?; A Cornucopia of Coatings for Optical Components: Technical Article; Testing Sensor Fusion for Autonomous Vehicles; Learn How to Choose the Right LDO for Your Application; Linear vs Limiting Optical Transceivers; Create a World-class Optical Manufacturing Center; How to Make Industrial Water and
Volume 14 - Issue 4 - 04/25/2018
UV-Vis Light Source for High Measurement Consistency; Alluxa: Highest Performance Optical Coatings and Filters; High Voltage Power Supplies Buyer's Guide; Lowest Priced, Highest Quality Laser Lenses and Mirrors
Volume 14 - Issue 3 - 03/28/2018
Brilliant Reflections with Accuflect®; Lt29059-NIR: High Resolution CCD Camera; Global Shutter and NIR Enhancement; DayOptronics' Lens Show You a True World; China Vendor for Material and Precision Optics
Volume 14 - Issue 2 - 02/28/2018
Knight Optical Light and Laser Optics; More Marking Capabilities, Better Results; Mouser Stocks TE Connectivity's LUMAWISE Drive LED Holder Type Z50
Volume 14 - Issue 1 - 01/24/2018
More Marking Capabilities, Better Results; Precision Optics from Prototype to Production; Light Protection in Heavy Situations; Alluxa: Highest Performance Optical Coatings and Filters; White Paper: Advancing Thermal Management with Additive Metals; 2 MM SMD Emitters and Detectors for Sensing Applications
Volume 13 - Issue 12 - 12/27/2017
Make Your Mark with a Trotec; White Paper: Selecting Current Sensors and Transformers; Stand-alone Bench Top Light Source for All Your Photonic Needs
Volume 13 - Issue 11 - 11/22/2017
Precision Optical Components and Sub-assemblies; SI/PI Co-Extraction and Simulation; Reduced Cost Optics from Gurley; New Coatings Insights eHandbook; Necsel High Power Red Laser Bars; New Deep UV Wave Plate
Volume 13 - Issue 10 - 10/25/2017
Drop-in Upgrade High Power Cree® XLamp® XHP70.2 LEDs; Automotive Ethernet EMC Simulation; Fibered UV-VIS-NIR Spectrometer; Moxtek's ICE Cube™
Volume 13 - Issue 9 - 09/27/2017
Custom Precision Optics; Flawless Color Mixing with Lumileds LUXEON C Color Line LEDs; Efficient Design of Integrated Photonic Circuits; High Performance Coatings — Specialty Applications; Choose Alluxa for Your Optical Coating Needs; Stay Competitive with SPIE Courses; 10 kV and 15 kV Optocouplers; Reduced Cost Optics from Gurley; High Power Coating Technology — IBS