Europe develops space safety radar
Design How-To 9/20/2012 1 comment
Space debris is a growing problem. European Space Agency said it is developing a radar that will test and validate techniques for observing orbital debris.
Improving medical imaging with direct radiography
Design How-To 9/10/2012 3 comments
Traditional analog X-ray imaging systems is being replaced by Direct Radiography. The DR X-ray image is available within seconds after exposure of the patient and can be distributed immediately for consultation with medical experts anywhere. This article focuses on design challenges with respect to digital X-ray flat panel detectors.
Printed sensor startup preps pilot line
News & Analysis 9/3/2012 1 comment
Isorg, a French startup company that can print optoelectronic sensors on plastic and glass surfaces to create novel forms of detection, gesture control and image sensing, has completed the construction of its pilot manufacturing line.