News - 7 Oct 2008
Come rain or sunshine, children prefer to run around outdoors. But the fun is soon over if they get wet feet while hopping through the puddles. Rain boots may keep the moisture out, but they quickly...
News - 7 Mar 2008
In the United States, a typical prosthetics specialist who fits artificial legs for amputees might handle 15 or 20 such patients a year, fitting them with custom-built legs that can cost upward of...
News - 30 Mar 2006
When Michael Furey, professor of mechanical and biomedical engineering, at Virginia Tech, met Czeslaw Kajdas, then with the Radom Technical University in Poland, at a conference in Europe in 1981,...
The Janis SHI-4 series cryostats are considered the most versatile systems available for laboratory sample cooling.
News - 13 Dec 2019
TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, provided Heat Shrink Tubing which is used for electrical insulation, mechanical protection, environmental sealing, and strain relief...
News - 15 May 2018
High-strength, super-tough sheets of carbon have been developed by an international research team led by scientists at Beihang University in China and The University of Texas at Dallas. These sheets...
News - 21 Mar 2018
Accelerate your vacuum pump-down time with MDC’s new CryoXcel™ cryogenic vacuum pumps! CryoXcel™ cryopumps from MDC Vacuum Products, LLC are state-of-the-art completely self-contained compact...
News - 2 Mar 2016
A milestone study in solar cell fabrication was conducted by the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in partnership with Washington State University (WSU) and...
News - 24 Nov 2015
Master Bond MasterSil 972TC-LO passes the rigorous requirements for low outgassing per ASTM E595 specifications. It is particularly well suited for use in vacuum environments as well as applications...
News - 20 Aug 2015
Engineers at Northwestern University have identified the ideal surface ‘roughness’ required for keeping surfaces dry underwater.
The team analyzed various types of surfaces that remain...