Electronics & Software


Explore the advancements in medical electronics and instrumentation, including new embedded systems and power supplies. Read technical briefs that demonstrate successful engineering applications.

Thin-film technology could soon offer a less invasive and more cost-effective solution to enhance neurosurgery for people with neurological brain conditions, including epilepsy.
Ventilators are mission-critical to sustaining life and require a robust design to ensure they maintain the necessary up-time for patient care.
Robust connectivity is integral to the accuracy and efficiency.
See how s flexible printed circuits (FPCs) are replacing microwires.
Simulation Software

Volume Graphics, Charlotte, NC, has added and augmented important functionalities to its software that help designers and manufacturers capture and...

Learn about requirements, regulations, and testing procedures for medical device capacitors.
EDM wire, PCB connectors, and more.
Major medical imaging vendors are currently ramping up their artificial intelligence (AI) activities.
Researchers have developed a new method to accurately record brain activity at scale.
Cornell Dubilier Electronics has launched a series of film capacitors for medical defibrillator applications.
Products: Manufacturing & Prototyping
New Products and Services: July 2020 Medical Design Briefs
Conduits, heat sinks, bioadhesives, and more.

Israel’s Pangea, which specializes in digital transformation of government and business services, is at the forefront of efforts to reopen airports and facilitate travel in the age of...

Trackwise, Tewkesbury, UK, is expanding its flexible printed circuits (FPCs) to better service the medical technology industry
Shaft collars, modular clean labs, hybrid motion controllers, and more.
Ensure that your embedded parts will both work for the application and meet the workload and environmental requirements.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Disposable Device Treats Severe Side-Effect of Cancer
The device eliminates oral mucositis, a side effect of chemo- and radiation therapy.
Position sensors, power clamps, CT scanners, and more.

Members of the Open Science Grid — a network of organizations that provides computing services for science research of all stripes — have...

To meet the rapid increase in customer demand for critical medical equipment such as lung ventilators, mobile x-ray, CT systems, ultrasound, and patient monitors, AVX...

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a crisis unlike anything the world has ever faced, and Clippard recognizes its unique role as a manufacturer of critical components and subassemblies for...

Features: Electronics & Computers
Thermal Considerations for Incubators

Incubators, used for cell and tissue cultivation in hospital and laboratory settings, grow and maintain cell and tissue samples under controlled conditions for hours, weeks, or even months. They create...

A thermal sensor measures body temperature by simple contacts such as wearing clothes or shaking hands and an actuator that could control movements of artificial muscle.
Next-generation devices made with new “peel and stack” method may include electronic chips worn on the skin.
Power-Entry Module

A new power entry module from Schurter, Santa Rosa, CA, integrates an IEC inlet, circuit breaker, and mains filter, with optional IP protection. The...

Gas valves, flame-resistant polymers, robot actuators, and more.

As demand for smaller and faster devices grows, scientists and engineers turn to materials with properties that can deliver when existing ones lose their punch or can’t shrink...

Nanothin flexible touchscreens could be printed like newspaper.
Color video technology paired with artificial intelligence holds great development potential for the future optimization of patient care.
IoT Prototyping Board

Renesas, Tokyo, Japan, has introduced a low-power prototyping board that will simplify and speed up product development for IoT endpoint equipment...

Ask the Expert

Dan Sanchez on How to Improve Extruded Components

Improving extruded components requires careful attention to a number of factors, including dimensional tolerance, material selection, and processing. Trelleborg’s Dan Sanchez provides detailed insights into each of these considerations to help you advance your device innovations while reducing costs and speeding time to market.


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