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Articles: Connectivity
Satellites do not play a major role in the world’s Internet infrastructure...yet.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Wireless communications is a broad market and PAs fill a wide array of those applications.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn how to protect electronics from the extreme environment of space.
Application Briefs: Test & Measurement
Tektronix partnered with Erisys RF Solutions to release an automated drone detection solution.
Application Briefs: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. company, recently announced a new rotorcraft, Bell 360 Invictus,
Application Briefs: Aerospace
Powered by a turbojet engine, the SPEAR missile offers over double the range.
Briefs: Electronics & Computers
New synthesized materials open the way to govern the density of helicity, axial charge, and its flow, axial current.
Briefs: Transportation
A study aims to find a suitable decontaminant that can be used successfully in complex transportation vehicles with no negative impact on sensitive electronic equipment.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
A new class of soft multifunctional materials could be used to convert mechanical deformation from vibrations and stretching into electrical energy.
Briefs: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
When designing electro-mechanically actuated systems, there are several electrical design requirements that must be determined.
Briefs: Imaging
The Impact of Cyber Cameras on the Intelligence Community
The ability to covertly access and manipulate cyber cameras could provide valuable strategic data for the US intelligence community.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Integrating different types of devices and materials could increase their functional density, improving the performance of electro-optic systems for sensor applications.
INSIDER: Defense

Collins Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., has signed a contract with Lockheed Martin to provide critical subsystems to support...

INSIDER: Materials

Dowty Propellers recently opened a new facility in Brockworth, England to provide a modern operation for the company's development, manufacture and support of...

INSIDER: Aerospace

Airbus announced that, as part of its plan to produce 63 A320 Family aircraft per month in 2021, the company will expand its industrial footprint in the U.S. by increasing...

INSIDER: Manufacturing & Prototyping

Taking to the sky is what NASA does best. The agency is offering drone design improvements that can help create the next wave of advanced unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). Technologies are...

INSIDER: Nanotechnology

A modern airplane’s fuselage is made from multiple sheets of different composite materials that must be wheeled into warehouse-sized ovens where the layers fuse together to form...

INSIDER: Aerospace

NASA’s first large-scale, piloted X-plane in more than three decades entered final assembly and integration of its systems. The X-59 will be flown above select U.S. communities to...

INSIDER: Materials
Nano-Barrier Could Strengthen Spacecraft Payloads

The University of Surrey developed a robust, multi-layered nano-barrier for ultra-lightweight and stable carbon fiber reinforced polymers (CFRPs) that could be used to build high precision instrument structures for future space missions.

INSIDER: Aerospace

Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner did not reach its planned orbit and dock to the International Space Station last month but completed test objectives related to NASA’s Commercial Crew Program including a...

INSIDER: Materials

Shape-memory alloy (SMA) is a functional metal with unique properties that allow it to be trained to move on its own. Researchers at NASA Glenn partnered with Boeing to test how shape-memory...

INSIDER: Propulsion

The world of aerospace increasingly relies on carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites to build the structures of satellites, rockets, and jet aircraft. But the life of...

Products: Electronics & Computers
Metal 3D Printers, Dispensing Robots, Resistance Spot Welding, and More
Articles: Communications
Articles: Materials
By focusing just on the AM build process, a fundamental part of the production process chain is often overlooked: post-processing.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
With such great abundance, why is titanium so expensive?
Articles: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Custom enclosure gaskets can meet a variety of mechanical shock and thermal requirements.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Inductive eddy current technology is an extremely versatile non-contact method for measuring an object's position, distance, or vibration.
Articles: RF & Microwave Electronics
Learn about the multistatic data that can be collected on maritime targets.

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