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NI assists in restoration of Holocaust testimonials

 By Rick Nelson on April 17, 2014

Boston, MA. National Instruments chose The Vision Show held here this week to highlight a smart camera inspecting candles, an FPGA-based system counting match heads at high frame rates, and an NI Compact Vision System offering tight I/O synchronization in an industrial environment. One application, however, wasn't highlighted in the exhibit...


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April Special Reports

April Special Report

bullet By Tom Lecklider, Senior Technical Editor

Measuring and Simulating Bombs Bursting in Air

Very large, sudden shock pulses generally have little effect on the actual vehicle structure but can damage electronic assemblies mounted nearby.



April Special Report

bullet By Rick Nelson, Executive Editor

Bench and Modular Instruments on the Radar

A variety of instruments, turnkey systems, and software meet the challenges posed by today's radar and related MIL/Aero and satellite applications.



Web Exclusives:

Serial Bus Decoding and Applications

 By Tom Lecklider, Senior Technical Editor on April 15, 2014

Although most digital scopes offer serial bus decoding and/or triggering functions, the capabilities and buses addressed vary widely....

Not sci-fi: Creating meaningful on-demand labs for remote students

 By Elizabeth Persico, Agilent Education Program Manager on April 9, 2014

Back in the late '70s and early '80s, many of us indulged in a certain recreational activity that provided an escape from school work. It was called reading....



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Industry Update

Altium joins AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture Alliance

April 18, 2014. Altium Ltd., a provider of 3-D PCB design and embedded-software development tools, has joined the AUTOSAR...

Women take center stage at IMS2014

April 17, 2014. Intel Labs Vice President and Director of Integrated Computing Research (ICR) Dr. Vida Ilderem will serve as...

Intertek announces five $10,000 STEM awards

April 17, 2014. Intertek, a quality solutions provider to industries worldwide, today announced the first recipients of awards...

Agilent Reference Solutions speed test-system development

April 17, 2014. Agilent Technologies Inc. has announced the availability of Reference Solutions, a combination of hardware,...

Clamp AC current sensors serve energy management

April 17, 2014. TDK Corp. has announced the development of the CCT series of clamp AC current sensors, whose two types are rated...

IHS reports sensor hubs make big gains

April 16, 2014. Sensor hubs that offload tasks from power-hungry application processors and let mobile devices like smartphones...

Mahr Federal to debut video measuring microscope

April 16, 2014. Mahr Federal announced it will introduce the MarVision MM 320 Video Measuring Microscope, the flagship product...

Agilent offers real-time spectrum analyzer recorder application

April 16, 2014. Agilent Technologies Inc. has announced the availability of the option RTR, which the company calls the...

Valeo shortlists 20 teams for innovation challenge

April 16, 2014. Valeo today named the 20 teams shortlisted by its experts to compete in the second round of the Group's...

Lumenera offers 6.0-Mpixel CCD USB 3.0 camera

April 16, 2014. Lumenera Corp., a manufacturer and developer of high-performance digital cameras and custom imaging solutions for...

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