Resistors Ensure Accurate DNA Analysis

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February 13, 2018

From paternity tests to forensic science applications, microfluidic capillary electrophoresis (micro-CE) equipment is most commonly used to analyze DNA in medical applications. The technology separates molecules based on size, and resulting data is organized depending on the purpose of the test. To support this application, Ohmcraft worked closely with its micro-CE customers to develop completely […]


DC/DC Module Covers Tight-Quarter, Low-Power Apps

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February 13, 2018

TRACO POWER’s TRN 1 family of isolated, high performance dc/dc converter modules cover a wide range of low power applications where space is limited. The TRN 1 series features wide 2:1 input ranges, a full load -40°C to +90°C operating temperature range and are available in a compact SIP or SMD package (suffix SM).   […]


App Monitors Industrial Equipment Condition And Performance

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February 13, 2018

Arundo Analytics’ Condition & Performance Monitoring (CPM) application for industrial equipment application incorporates several best-in-class technologies. These include: Via Arundo’s Edge Agent software, field-installed industrial equipment intelligently streams its sensor data for real-time analysis. Via the Arundo CPM dashboard, configurable panels allow customers to visualize streaming equipment data, key performance indicators and data-driven analytics. For […]


Emulation App Certified For eCall Conformance Testing

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February 13, 2018

Keysight Technologies’ E6951A public safety answering point (PSAP) emulator has been certified by NavCert GmbH. The E6951A is part of Keysight’s E6950A eCall Conformance Test Solution. From automotive test labs, OEMs and suppliers within the EU, to those wanting to sell into the EU market, the race is on to achieve eCall compliance.    Enforcement […]


Unique Manufacturing Process Advances Flexible Electronics

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February 12, 2018

NextFlex has successfully proven the robustness of the FHE manufacturing process, producing multiple functional samples of a flexible Arduino system. As part of the Flexible Arduino Microcontroller Project, NextFlex redesigned a device typically built on a rigid printed circuit board (PCB)—by printing and attaching thin bare die on a flexible substrate while maintaining the performance […]


CO-Oximeter Proves A Good Predictor of Fluid Responsiveness in Mechanically Ventilated ICU Patients

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February 12, 2018

A recently published study by researchers at Bülent Ecevit University in Zonguldak, Turkey compared two noninvasive methods of predicting fluid responsiveness in mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). They are Masimo PVi (pleth variability index, measured noninvasively and continuously using SET® pulse oximetry sensors) and dIVC (distensibility index of inferior vena cava, […]


DC/DC Converters Keep A Thumb On EMI And Temperature

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February 12, 2018

Texas Instruments’ latest two families of wide-VIN synchronous dc/dc buck regulators are said to deliver industry-leading electromagnetic interference (EMI) and thermal performance. The 5A and 6A LM73605/6 and 2.5A and 3.5A LM76002/3 step-down voltage converters feature an optimized pinout and best-in-class thermal coefficient to simplify the process of achieving EMI compliance and higher reliability for […]


SoCs Suck $205.4 Billion By 2023

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February 12, 2018

According to an Allied Market Research titled, “System-on-Chip Market by Type and Application: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023,” the global system-on-chip market was valued at $117.2 billion in 2016, and is projected to reach at $205.4 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 8.1% from 2017 to 2023. Major adoption of system-on-chip […]