“Micro-Comb” Technology Achieves Record 44.2 Tbps Internet Speed
Researchers from Monash, Swinburne University of Technology (SUT), and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) have achieved world-beating internet efficiency: 44.2 terabits per second micro-comb chip whose optical technology can replace the equivalent function of 80 lasers in traditional optic fibre-based internet solutions.
Scaling the Diagnosis of HVAC Sensor Faults in Smart Buildings
Many of us spend the majority of our lives indoors working, sleeping, and living. Since we spend so much of our time here, despite it being arguably against the best interests of our health, substantial effort has gone into developing systems that improve our health and wellbeing the best they can.
The Development of a New Moldable Nanomaterial Could Bring Thinner and Cheaper VR and AR Devices
Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are no longer exclusive to video gaming. Although the early development of these technologies focused on this industry, VR and AR are now used for a broad range of other applications and use cases such as education, virtual conferences, and fashion.
Soldier Modernisation: How Wearable Electronics Are Designed for The Military
Owing to the rapid rise and sustained adoption of wearable electronics in the military sector, the modern and future soldier may look similar to a character out of a video game. Armed forces of several nations are utilising body-worn protective gear that contain a wide range of sensors and electronic devices.
STMicroelectronics SRK1001 Adaptive Synchronous Flyback Controller for Power Simplification
Keeping in view the increasing demand for simplified circuit designs for engineers, STMicroelectronics has launched an adaptive synchronous flyback controller, IC SRK1001 and it is based on secondary-side synchronous rectification.
Electronic Sensor Technologies in Military Ground Applications
Modern military environments and warfare zones require the most sophisticated and reliable sensor technologies to communicate critical information about environmental conditions, as well as for positioning, target acquisition, weapon control, and intelligence gathering.
The UK Ministry of Defence Invests £2m in EOIR Sensor Technologies
The UK government has announced that the Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) has awarded contracts to various respected organisations. The contracts will fund short and long-term investigations aimed at improving electro-optic and infrared (EOIR) sensor technology for military use.
How Far We Have Come with Electroacoustic Transducers
Today’s devices feature hundreds of electroacoustic transducers the average user interacts with daily, knowingly or unknowingly. From smartphone assistants to voice control in autonomous vehicles and voice-activated robots, the field is open for design to EEs.
Arm Announces Its Hardware and Software-Focused Devsummit Conference Is Going Virtual
In the wake of the lockdown, computing giant Arm has unveiled that DevSummit—the new name for its developer and designer-targeted, software and hardware-focused tech conference—will be hosted virtually (online) from the 5th to the 9th of October, 2020.