Robotics & Automation

Mechanical Components

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Learn about the design and testing of mechanical components in medical devices, including MEMS pressure sensors, connectors, wires, and cables.

INSIDER: Robotics, Automation & Control

Researchers are reporting a breakthrough in the field of materials science and engineering with the development of an electrochemical actuator that uses specialized organic...

Blog: Mechanical & Fluid Systems

Continued innovation is at the heart of the medical device industry, with new technology supporting critical outcomes such as earlier...

Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Fluid-dispensing systems, a micro-dosing pump, solenoid valves, and more.
Products: Sensors/Data Acquisition
A smart function kit, thermoelectric coolers, positioning stages, and more.
Special Reports: Photonics/Optics
Medical Robotics - September 2021

Self-propelled nanobots that deliver drugs inside the human body...novel sensors that improve the safety and precision of industrial robots...a dynamic hydrogel material that makes building soft robotic...

Technology Leaders: Electronics & Computers
Small medical electronics are at the forefront of a new round of technology trends involving printed circuit board (PCB) assembly and manufacturing.
Features: FDA/Regulatory
Rodd Turnquist tells Medical Design Briefs how to select the best pumps for medical devices and accelerating time to market.
Products: Design
Reference design kits, smart textiles, thermoplastic elastomers, and more.
Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Flexible hones enable machining of complex parts with cross-drilled holes.
Products: Materials
Touchless switches, biocompatible adhesives, 3D-printing materials, and more.
Products: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Autoclavable connectors, safety clips, connector straps, and more.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Automation removes the possibility of human error in high-precision or repetitive processes.
Technology Leaders: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
See how ground ball screws are becoming a preferred choice for precise linear motion.
Products: Materials
EMI filters, plastic optic fibers, power modules, and more.

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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