Keyword: Testing Procedures

Test & Measurement

INSIDER: Defense

The largest missile ever to launch from Sandia’s Kauai Test Facility in Hawaii has shown the storied test range is still growing to meet the testing needs of advanced weapons systems....

INSIDER: Data Acquisition

A team of Sandia National Laboratories engineers developed a new testing capability in support of its nuclear weapons mission. The team completed their first...

Briefs: Test & Measurement
Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Make sure that you have a fully integrated, automated approach to test and requirements traceability.
Products: Test & Measurement
Position sensors, surveillance systems, microwave tuners, and more.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn how to provide accurate power sources with adjustable voltages and frequencies during the test cycle.
Application Briefs: Data Acquisition
Jamco America’s comprehensive dynamic test facility has an accelerator-type impact system.
INSIDER: Test & Measurement

In preparation for an increased demand of its services over the next decade, the 846th Test Squadron at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico, is working to get its hypersonic...

Briefs: Data Acquisition
To support the development of next-generation rotorcraft, precision data acquisition is required.
Briefs: Aerospace
The Warrior Injury Assessment Manikin (WIAMan) Project is in the process of developing anthropomorphic test devices.
Briefs: Photonics/Optics
See how Modeling and Simulation (M&S) can be used to explore the design trade space of directed energy weapons.
Products: Test & Measurement
Miniature sensors, 3D printing platforms, lightning test systems, and more.
Articles: Aerospace
Learn about the challenges that arise when you try to reverse-engineer the console configuration for a NATO E-3 AWACS.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
New tech can improve evaluation of vadose zone source impacts on groundwater, leading to improved remediation decisions.
Briefs: Sensors/Data Acquisition
Develop a methodology that incorporates objective measures of performance and is sensitive to changes in soldier-system equipment.
INSIDER: Defense

Dropped from above 25,000 feet, the mock B61-12 nuclear gravity bomb was in the air for approximately 55 seconds before hitting and embedding in the lakebed, splashing a 40- to...

Articles: Materials
Few materials used in manufacturing today are as versatile and desirable in performance applications as carbon fiber.
Articles: Aerospace
Coatings play a critical role in preventing the corrosion or wear of metal substrates. Make sure they meet specifications.
Products: Electronics & Computers
RTK/GNSS Receiver

ACEINNA (Andover, MA) announced the availability of the new ACEINNA OpenRTK330L, a low-cost, state-of-the-art, high-performance triple-band RTK/GNSS receiver with...

INSIDER: Test & Measurement

A flight test of the joint Army-Navy hypersonic glide vehicle across the Pacific was a success thanks to a dedicated team who managed complexity and change, officials said. A joint team of...

INSIDER: Aerospace

University of Illinois researchers have demonstrated a new method for testing microscopic aeronautical materials at ultra-high temperatures. The test combines two commonly...

INSIDER: Test & Measurement

As NASA leads the way for human exploration at the Moon and beyond, space radiation is one of the biggest hazards crews face. NASA is testing the AstroRad radiation protection vest on...

Articles: Manufacturing & Prototyping
By focusing just on the AM build process, a fundamental part of the production process chain is often overlooked: post-processing.
Briefs: Test & Measurement
Determine the effects of applied load on a composite structure.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Inductive eddy current technology is an extremely versatile non-contact method for measuring an object's position, distance, or vibration.
Articles: Test & Measurement
Learn about Repeatability, Resolution, and Response.
INSIDER: Aerospace

Southwest Research Institute engineers are conducting tests that elucidate the conditions a future aircraft may experience traveling faster than 10 times the speed of sound. Because...

INSIDER: Test & Measurement

How do weapons inspectors verify that a nuclear bomb has been dismantled? An unsettling answer is: They don’t, for the most part. When countries sign arms reduction pacts, they do not typically grant...

Briefs: Test & Measurement
Improved test methods will help alleviate the impact of shock levels on military and commercial ground vehicle components.