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Detector can identify radioactive isotopes with high resolution.
The respirator earned a 100 percent success rate for fit testing.
Miniaturized, front-end IPDs are specifically designed to seamlessly connect.
Briefs: Robotics, Automation & Control
Tapping the Brain to Boost Stroke Rehabilitation
A brain-machine interface coupled with robot offers increased benefits for stroke survivors.
The device paves the way for better prosthetic control.
A novel 3D printed prosthetic arm is more comfortable, flexible, and cheaper than a conventional prosthesis.
Sensors need to be flexible, stretchable, biodegradable, safe, and stable for use in the body.
Changing the shape of the blade will expand the possibilities of using the laser in medicine.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Sensor Can Detect Scarred or Fatty Liver Tissue
Diagnosing liver damage earlier could help to prevent liver failure in many patients.
The updated standard allows the manufacturer to assess and mitigate risks that are associated with correct use and use errors.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Ultrathin Pressure Sensor Attaches Directly to Skin
The sensor measures how fingers interact with objects.
Fluid could provide a new source of information for routine diagnostic testing.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Essentials of PCBA Cleaning for Wearables
It is essential to incorporate PCBA cleaning into the planning and production of wearables.
Inspection, measurement, and documentation are critical elements.
Bioelectronics are based on fully rubbery electronic materials that are compatible with heart tissue.
A specially designed grounding plate uses integrated heat removal components.
This relationship is important to understand when developing the end system.
Optical imaging helps surgeons map out tumors.
This form of radiation does not damage living tissues.
Sensing patch detects increased biomarkers in bodily fluids.
Flea-sized, hollow blocks can be filled with materials that improve healing.
The technology provides insight into the mechanics of viral transfer.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Eliminating Latency in Next-Gen Wi-Fi 6E Devices
Advanced High-Q RF components will play a critical role in eliminating latency issues.
The system looks for chemical indicators found in sweat.
The noninvasive technology could support dietary adherence and detect nutritional deficiencies.
Spinal cord stimulators could provide sensory feedback to a prosthetic arm.
Sending small electrical currents to the fingertips of someone operating a robotic arm can help surgeons during robot-assisted procedures.
Plasma equipment manufacturer PVA TePla America was asked by a manufacturer of real-time PCR diagnostic tests to treat hundreds of thousands of plastic cartridges used to test for COVID-19.
Robust connectivity is integral to the accuracy and efficiency.

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John Chandler on Achieving Quality Motion Control

FAULHABER MICROMO brings together the highest quality motion technologies and value-added services, together with global engineering, sourcing, and manufacturing, to deliver top quality micro motion solutions. With 34 years’ experience, John Chandler injects a key engineering perspective into all new projects and enjoys working closely with OEM customers to bring exciting new technologies to market.

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