Article Archive

Article archive

The pros of plasma

Surface treatment with plasma technology can increase efficiency, lower costs, and reduce environmental harm within battery manufacturing

Safety through redundancy

How can sensors provide high levels of redundancy to improve the safety and reliability of autonomous vehicles?

Data-first digital twins

Ben Wilkinson explains how a data-driven approach to digital twins can revolutionise maintenance and repair operations and extend time-on-wing for aerospace engines

AC-DC brick type fanless power supply

The CBM150S power supply operates within a wide input range of 90 to 264 VAC

Nano-silver sintering

Researchers have developed a novel high-efficiency thermoelectric device design that uses silver nanoparticles as a welding filler.

Fast-curing SMD adhesive for precise dispensing

Extremely fast-curing adhesive which is specifically developed for bonding SMDs to printed circuit boards

Precision safety air gun

CE compliant VariBlast precision safety air gun for safe and efficient blowoff

Protecting BEVS

How coatings and surface solutions are advancing the development of battery electric vehicles

Revolutionising GaN power electronics

Gallium Nitride (GaN) transistors can provide huge efficiency gains in high-power applications due to their ability to operate at ultrahigh frequencies for switching on and off.

Big changes on a nano scale

Antoine Saucier discusses the potential of revolutionary VACNT technology while reiterating why high-level engineering is always front and centre of mind

LED lighting case study

Rubis Group relies on Dialight products at Rottterdam terminal

3D printing small sats

How to improve design, enhance vibration and thermal performance in small satellites using industrial 3D printing and composite materials

Colour sensor portfolio upgraded

The CSS and CSX colour sensors help to achieve higher process speeds and higher throughputs

Designing better with cobots

A new series of collaborative robots has been launched by robotics manufacturer Dobot, alongside a new smart camera

Rapid recharge

Professor Dr Kai André Böhm discusses the workings of an innovative research project that has achieved 400km range in just 15 minutes

Plug-and-work solution for IIoT

Ideally suited for building IIoT functionality into new and existing machines and plant

Solar schemes and stormwater

Reducing stormwater impacts in renewable energy schemes

Twin-screw extruder for recycling plant

ZSK technology offers greater energy efficiency in chemical plastics recycling

Demonstrating sustainable aviation potential

Aerospace manufacturer Rolls-Royce has successfully completed the first tests of its UltraFan technology demonstrator at its Derby facility in the UK

Energy efficiency with ecodesign

The second phase of the EU’s Ecodesign Regulation raises the bar for electric motor energy efficiency – and the rest of the world is sure to follow