By Dave Beckstoffer Dave Beckstoffer is a project manager at Portescap. Visit Portescap at www.portescap.com . One example where miniaturization of medical devices and motion solutions is really making an impact is with portable and home devices.
By Christopher Marchant Christopher Marchant is product manager of the Control Valve Group at The Lee Company. Visit The Lee Company at www.theleeco.com .
By Cochise Mapa Cochise Mapa is director of business development at Emerson Network Power. Visit Emerson Network Power at www.powerconversion.com .
By Randolph J. Sablich Randolph J. Sablich is the VP/GM of DRC Metrigraphics. Visit DRC Metrigraphics at www.drc.com/metrigraphics .
The use of imaging technologies in the diagnosis of health concerns is experiencing very exciting growth and advancement. The technology displays images in much greater quality and in real time.
Tumors in the thorax and abdomen move up to several centimeters during respiration. This intra-fraction motion impacts all forms of external beam radiation therapy and is an issue that is becoming increasingly important in the era of image-guided radiotherapy.
Mazak Corp. has launched its Virtual Technology Center, an innovative online resource that brings the latest advancements in machining technology, product development, training, service, and support to the customer's fingertips.
Microchip Technology's pure sine wave uninterruptible power supply (UPS) reference design is based on the dsPIC33F "GS" series of digital-power digital signal controllers.
Mouser Electronics Inc. offers catalog #638 which features 2,192 pages of the newest products and technologies from over 390 premiere electronic component suppliers.
igus Inc.'s 2009 catalogs are available on CD-Rom. The updated, fully searchable CD-Rom features full versions of the company's cable carrier, continuous-flex cables, and bearings print catalogs.
The Xiameter web-enabled marketplace from Dow Corning launched an expanded business model and new website to provide more products, better functionality, and an easier method to order silicone-based products.
Engel has developed a new energy calculation software program which allows operators to view and analyze real-time energy consumption under different machine set-up parameters. The integrated energy calculator allows for the most efficient machine cycle while maintaining peak performance.
illumin8 is a web-based semantic text-mining solution designed to help corporate research professionals answer complex R&D questions with greater speed and effectiveness. For end-users, illumin8 is now even "smarter" in that users do not need to remember arcane search parameters or syntax.
Interface Catheter Solutions has extensive experience in producing medical balloons to client specifications either on a prototype or contract manufacturing basis for a variety of clinical applications.
Four men and one woman reduced to a microscopic fraction of their original size, boarding a miniaturized atomic sub and being injected into a dying man's carotid artery.