The ST5 is a combination connector with a two-in-one design for interconnecting with a microSD card standardized by SDA and a GSM11.11 standard compatible plug in SIM card. In addition to its two-in-one combination design, the ST5 connector features a very low profile, with a height of only 2.
The modified Medi-Snap plastic connector with a metal housing can be configured with two to 26 contact points. They have been tested to withstand over 2,000 mating cycles. These connectors are 100% touch proof and utilize a unique push-pull locking mechanism to ensure a secure connection.
Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller and analog semiconductors, offers personalization of its website, which enables users to tailor the delivery of content to their needs. Users opt in via an application form at the site to set up their profile and preferences.
The Sentinelle Vanguard Breast MR Auxiliary Table with eight channel coil array transforms a GE MRI into a dedicated system for Breast MR imaging and intervention. The Variable Coil Geometry of the eight channel array allows the position of the coils to be customized for every patient.
Dornier MedTech, a pioneer and market leader in the urology market, selected Victrex APTIV film, made with Victrex Peek polymer, for the marking labels on reusable light conductors in its high-quality solid-state lasers.
As part of the curriculum in Donald Sweeney and Roger Swanberg’s EMC by Your Design Seminar/Workshop, students will use and then take home free-of-charge a copy of the proprietary EMC Layout and Design software program created by the instructors.
New Scale Technologies offers an evaluation kit for its SQL Series Squiggle linear micro motors. The starter kit simplifies evaluation of the patented piezoelectric motor technology for use in miniature OEM products such as medical devices. The starter kit includes a tiny SQL-1.
ACS Motion Control, an international manufacturer of advanced multi-axis motion controllers,
Comsol Inc., developer of the Comsol Multiphysics software environment for modeling and simulating physics-based systems, has announced the availability of the proceedings and user presentations from this past fall’s Boston and Grenoble Comsol Conferences.
In its mission to deliver a total solution approach to the medical industry, Eastman Chemical Company has launched an online Medical Technical Center.
Smalley’s complete product line is now available in one easy to navigate catalog. The new catalog includes over 7,000 standard wave springs, spiral retaining rings, and snap rings.
The use of sensors in medical devices has been increasing and will continue to do so with newer technologies. As such, learning more about the specifics of these components is essential for designers to be successful and provide the greatest array of capabilities in their products.
Industries currently using acoustic wave sensors are finding them to be useful in an assortment of application areas. The medical device community is taking note and looking at this technology for potential monitoring in specific medical devices.
Utilizing the ideal storage solution in a medical device can be the difference between a success story and a failure. Due to an array of benefits in terms of size, power consumption, reliability, and durability, solid state storage fulfills the need for many medical devices.