Prize draw devkit give-away and AR experience at Electronica ‘18 with Mouser Electronics

Mouser Electronics will exhibit at Electronica at Messe Munchen, Munich, 13 – 16 November 2018. As in previous years, Mouser is partnering with TTI under the slogan “From Design Chain to Supply Chain … Your Complete Distribution Solution”. The Mouser section of the joint stand will be a hub of engagement, with …

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Kistler Group takes over SMETEC

The pace of growth at Kistler remains high, as current business figures show: the group of companies recorded incoming orders totaling 370 million Swiss francs at the end of September 2018; this represents an increase of 16 per cent compared with the same period of the previous year. The strong …

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Make a pit stop for innovation in combat modelling

Dstl is offering nearly half a million pounds for innovations in machine learning which can model future conflicts. Digital Catapult is organising and facilitating a Pit Stop (similar to a “hackathon”) event with the aim of identifying innovative ideas for the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) …

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IoT Beyond PoC: A shift in mindset

In this article, Jason Kay, IMS Evolve, discusses how in many cases the goal of an IoT implementation is dictated by the technology, but just because the technology can provide a solution for the business, it does not necessarily mean it is the right one. The Internet of Things (IoT) …

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Sensera achieves ISO 13485 quality certification

Sensera is now certified to the ISO 13485:2016 quality standard. ISO 13485:2016 specifies requirements for a quality management system, related to medical devices. “We have focused on medical device component fabrication and assemblies over the last two years and this certification solidifies our support of our customers’ quality requirements. Achieving …

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Presto Engineering upgrades Europe’s largest independent semiconductor testing facility to ISO 9001:2015 standard

Semiconductors play increasingly important control roles in automotive, industrial and safety critical applications. Quality and reliability are therefore of vital importance and so Presto Engineering has completed certification to the ISO 9001:2015 quality standard at its facility in Caen, France, which is Europe’s largest independent semiconductor test facility. “We have …

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Ion Science opens India office

With the Indian Government giving increasing importance to the control of air, water and noise pollution, Ion Science continues to expand globally with the opening of an office in Hyderabad. Ion Science India Pvt. Ltd will primarily focus on sales of its wide range of volatile organic compound (VOC) monitors within …

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Trescal brings its metrological expertise to the Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe race

Trescal will be present at the start of the Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe race, which will run from Saint-Malo, to Pointe-à-Pitre, on 4 November 2018. Trescal, sponsor of the skipper Fabrice Amedeo since 2016, is twice involved in this legendary race as the company also provides its metrological …

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Jacqueline Balian joins GAMBICA as laboratory technology sector head

GAMBICA has announced the recruitment of Jacqueline Balian as its new sector head for the laboratory technology sector. Jacqueline has been tasked with developing the value of Gambica membership, in line with the organisation’s strategy of: providing concise information, statistics and market reports to help Gambica members plan future strategy; …

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Spray coated tactile sensor on a 3D surface for robotic skin

Robots will be able to conduct a wide variety of tasks as well as humans if they can be given tactile sensing capabilities. A KAIST research team has reported a stretchable pressure insensitive strain sensor by using an all solution-based process. The solution-based process is easily scalable to accommodate for …

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