‘Bendy’ LEDs: Displays and Solar Cells Closer
Eng-Tips
Posted September 23, 2014 by in News
"Bendy" light-emitting diode (LED) displays and solar cells crafted with inorganic compound semiconductor micro-rods are moving one step closer to reality, thanks to graphene and the work of a team of...
           
Eight Simple Steps On How To Successfully Select An ERP System
Epicor
Posted September 23, 2014 by in Editorial
An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is a series of software applications or modules that collects data from your sales, purchasing, finance, inventory, supply chain, manufacturing and quality...
           
Trees That Can Increase Biomass Production
Eng-Tips
Posted September 22, 2014 by in News
Thanks to biotechnology, researchers at UPM have increased the production of woody species. This result is of great interest to the energy market. By modifying the gene expressions responsible for th...
           
8 Steps for Ensuring PCB Design Success
Mentor Graphics
Posted September 22, 2014 by in Editorial
Printed circuit boards are the backbone of electronics products, providing the electrical system upon which the performance, life span, and reliability of the end product depend. When designed correct...
           
Superabsorbing Ring: Ultimate Camera Pixel
Eng-Tips
Posted September 19, 2014 by in News
A quantum effect in which excited atoms team up to emit an enhanced pulse of light can be turned on its head to create 'superabsorbing' systems that could make the 'ultimate camera pixel'. [capti...
           
SaaS ERP for Job Shops and Small Manufacturers
Epicor
Posted September 19, 2014 by in Editorial
Download this whitepaper now to learn about how the Software as a Service (SaaS) model delivers financial, implementation, and operational benefits to job shops and small manufacturers. It details how...
           
‘Honeybee’ Robots Replicate Swarm Behavior
Eng-Tips
Posted September 18, 2014 by in News
Computer scientists have created a low-cost, autonomous micro-robot which in large numbers can replicate the behaviour of swarming honeybees. Colias -- named after a genus of butterfly -- is an open-...
           
The Jitter-Noise Duality and Anatomy of an Eye Diagram
Mentor Graphics
Posted September 18, 2014 by in Editorial
Within this paper we discuss the proper way of finding BER, as a function of the sample time and voltage, explain the effect of jitter introduced at the driver and receiver on the eye diagram and comp...
           
Chin Strap Harvests Energy from Chewing
Eng-Tips
Posted September 17, 2014 by in News
A chin strap that can harvest energy from jaw movements has been created by a group of researchers in Canada. It is hoped that the device can generate electricity from eating, chewing and talking, an...
           
7 Myths and Realities of “Top-to-Shop” in Manufacturing
Epicor
Posted September 17, 2014 by in Editorial
Manufacturers know that "Top-to-Shop" isn’t an urban legend anymore. Any disconnect in the enterprise means that people don’t understand the true impact of actions. That lack of insight typically ...
           
Scientists Come Closer to the Industrial Synthesis of a Material Harder Than Diamond
Eng-Tips
Posted September 16, 2014 by in News
Researchers from the Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials in Troitsk, MIPT, MISiS, and MSU have developed anew method for the synthesis of an ultrahard material that exceed...
           
Maximize Power and Efficiency with PADS Placement and Routing
Mentor Graphics
Posted September 16, 2014 by in Editorial
Some of the most time-consuming tasks in PCB design are placing parts on the board and routing traces. Designers who complete these tasks efficiently can make a more positive and direct impact on desi...
           
New Light Shed On Why Batteries Go Bad
Eng-Tips
Posted September 15, 2014 by in News
A comprehensive look at how tiny particles in a lithium ion battery electrode behave shows that rapid-charging the battery and using it to do high-power, rapidly draining work may not be as damaging a...
           
Data Center Trend: Distributed Power in the White Space
Eaton
Posted September 15, 2014 by in Editorial
Cloud computing vendors and colocation data centers make every effort to maximize the scalability, efficiency and agility of their data centers. As a result, more and more of them are investigating re...
           
How Salt Causes Buildings to Crumble
Eng-Tips
Posted September 12, 2014 by in News
Salt crystals are often responsible when buildings start to show signs of ageing. Researchers from the Institute for Building Materials have studied salt damage in greater depth and can now predict we...
           
 Whitepaper   Editorial  News  All
        
Sign up to receive email notifications about our newest white papers
.......................................................................
           Full Name  : 
Email Addresss  : 
   Confirm Email  :