News - 30 Apr 2014
Forget everything you know about what a loudspeaker should look like. Scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh have developed methods using a 3D printer to produce electrostatic loudspeakers that can...
News - 1 Apr 2009
A groundbreaking new loudspeaker, less than 0.25mm thick, has been developed by University of Warwick engineers, it's flat, flexible, could be hung on a wall like a picture, and its particular...
News - 28 Feb 2010
Microelectromechanical devices - tiny machines with moving parts - are everywhere these days: they monitor air pressure in car tires, register the gestures of video game players, and reflect light...
Article - 7 Aug 2001
Rare earth magnets produce fluxes much higher than traditional magnets of comparable size. Such magnets are based on samarium and neodymium compounds. Applications include automotive,...
Article - 23 Jan 2017
Active systems can actually take several different forms, although "position" and "acceleration" servos have been alluded too.
News - 9 Feb 2007
BASF is expanding the production capacity for its engineering plastic Ultraform® at the Ludwigshafen site. The expansion from roughly 41,000 to 55,000 metric tons per year will be completed in the...
News - 16 Mar 2011
Scientists at the Rutgers School of Engineering have discovered a new class of highly robust metal alloys that could prove ideal for producing compact and highly responsive switches, sensors and...
News - 21 Oct 2010
Quickparts one of North America's largest providers of custom designed parts, ranging from rapid prototyping to plastic injection molding, now offers the Objet DurusWhite FullCure430...
News - 5 Oct 2010
Arkema has announced the acquisition of French company PIEZOTECH which designs and manufactures electroactive fluorinated polymers, thereby enhancing its portfolio with a new range of ultra high...
News - 24 Jul 2008
EPCOS is the first manufacturer of ESD protection components to offer low-capacitance CeraDiodes® and multilayer varistors (MLV) in a 0201 package. The variants with capacitances of 22 pF are...