Samsung Electro-Mechanics eyes LED market Product News 10/10/2005 Post a comment Korean electronics parts maker Samsung Electro-Mechanics (SEM) plans to branch out into LED (light-emitting diodes) backlight unit (BU) and the LED market for illuminating homes and buildings from next year, the company said.
Startup to use IBM tech for optical cryptography News & Analysis 10/10/2005 Post a comment Optical chip and module specialist Princeton Lightwave has licensed IBM’s single-photon detection (SPD) technology for use in an avalanche photodiode it is developing for single-photon counting devices targeted at qantum cryptography systems.
Photo interrupters offer alternative to switches Product News 10/4/2005 Post a comment American Bright Optoelectronics has introduced its new photo interrupter family that is designed for use in IR/optical detection applications such as copiers, printers, high-speed industrial machinery, garage door openers and photo encoder-based devices.
Quantum optics developers take physics Nobel News & Analysis 10/4/2005 Post a comment Harvard University physics professor Roy Glauber will share the 2005 Nobel Prize for physics with John Hall of National Institute of Standards and Technology and Theodor Hansch of the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.