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Ethernet LAN Connection Enables Wireless Data Collection

October 19, 2010 7:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

T&D Corp. has added the RTR-500NW, an Ethernet LAN connected data collector for wireless data loggers. The RTR-500NW acts as a Wireless Base Unit for any of T&D's RTR-500 Series data loggers as remote units.

Metal Connector Assembly Has 25 Mil. Pitch

October 19, 2010 7:13 am | Omnetics Connector Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

The Latching-Bi-Lobe is a Nano-D shaped metal connector assembly with multiple pins and sockets set on 25 mil. (0.635 mm) pitch that matches the performance in military specification MIL-DTL-32139.

Medical Balloons Produced in 300 mm Lengths

October 19, 2010 6:59 am | Interface Catheter Solutions | Product Releases | Comments

Interface Catheter Solutions has extensive experience in producing medical balloons to client specifications for a variety of clinical applications, either on a prototype or contract manufacturing basis.


Smith & Nephew wins patent verdict

October 19, 2010 6:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical device maker Smith & Nephew said Tuesday that it will be able to keep selling its Renasys-F wound dressing kit in the U.S. after a district court ruled the product does not infringe on patents held by rival Kinetic Concepts Inc.London-based Smith & Nephew said the U.S. District Court...

New vision correction options for baby boomers

October 19, 2010 6:32 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(American Academy of Ophthalmology) Results of clinical research on new presbyopia treatments now available in Europe -- and possibly available soon in the United States -- were reported in today's scientific program of the 2010 Joint Meeting of the American Academy of...


Cataract surgery saves lives, dollars by reducing auto crashes

October 19, 2010 6:32 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(American Academy of Ophthalmology) Cataract surgery not only improves vision and quality of life for older people, but is also apparently a way to reduce the number of car crashes. The research will be presented today at the scientific program of the 2010 American Academy of...


Graphene to improve Bluetooth headsets and other wireless devices

October 19, 2010 6:31 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Researchers at UC Riverside continue advancements with graphene, the single-atom thick carbon crystal that was the subject of this year's Nobel Prize in physics

Award-winning Manufacturing Leader Khalil S. Taraman Named President of SME Education Foundation

October 19, 2010 5:34 am | by Society of Manufacturing Engineers | News | Comments

DEARBORN, Mich., October 18, 2010 — Khalil S. Taraman, PhD, FSME, PE and D.I.T. Chair of Manufacturing Engineering, Lawrence Technological University (LTU), Southfield, Mich., has been named president of the SME Education Foundation Board of Directors for 2011, his second term in...


Ingenuity Systems and TransMed Systems Integrate Software to Support Personalized Medicine Research

October 19, 2010 4:33 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 19 /- Ingenuity® Systems, the leading provider of information solutions for life science researchers, and TransMed Systems, a translational medicine software and services company, today announced an integration between IPA® software and XB...


Opto Circuits to Acquire Cardiac Science

October 19, 2010 4:32 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

BOTHELL, Wash. and BANGALORE, KARNATAKA, India, Oct. 19 /- Cardiac Science Corporation (Nasdaq: CSCX ) and Opto Circuits (India) Limited [BSE Code: 532391; NSE: OPTOCIRCUI] today announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Opto Circuits has agreed to acquire...


IME, Fujikura partner on Next-Gen optical modulators

October 19, 2010 3:33 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

The Institute of Microelectronics (IME), a research institute under the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), and Fujikura Limited in Japan, have announced a research collaboration agreement to jointly develop next-generation silicon optical modulators for future optical...

OSI receives $3.9M Optoelectronics order

October 19, 2010 3:33 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

OSI Systems Inc., a vertically-integrated provider of specialized electronic products for critical applications in the security and healthcare industries, announced that OSI Optoelectronics has been awarded a multi-year contract valued at approximately $3.9 million from a major defense...

German alliance puts IGBTs to work in kitchens

October 19, 2010 2:32 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

A more energy efficient kitchen is the goal of three German industrial and research giants, which formed an alliance under the sponsorship of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

China's rare-earth policy hurts optics makers

October 19, 2010 2:32 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Export restrictions have sent the price of cerium oxide through the roof, and highlighted the industry's vulnerability to Chinese imports.

Trumpf expects double-digit sales jump

October 19, 2010 2:32 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

With orders on the rise in nearly all of its markets, the leading supplier of laser material processing systems is in positive mood.


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