From 23 to 26 September 2014, Fraunhofer IZFP engineers present a new and enhanced generation of test equipment for rapid and reliable determination of residual stresses in rims at InnoTrans in Berlin, (hall 23B, booth 206).
In the case of a car, the braking operation is carried out in seconds – jamming on the brakes and shortly afterwards the vehicle has stopped. But with a fully...11.09.2014 | Read more
At the Cigré conference in Paris, Siemens today presented the first compact gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) for high-voltage direct current applications. Within...26.08.2014 | Read more
New series of SABIX Rail Cables fulfil the fire protection requirements acc. to DIN EN 45545-2. The Cables will be presented on the Fair “Innotrans” from 23rd to 26th September 2014 – Hall 14.1, Stand 212.
SABIX Rail Data - Cables for signal-transmission in the Railway Technology07.08.2014 | Read more
Infrared emitters for edges, corners and burrs of plastic components
Whether it’s a watering can or a steering wheel, plastic products need to function correctly for the user. Containers should not leak water at seams and...05.08.2014 | Read more
The world's largest trade fair for transport technology – InnoTrans - is being held in Berlin from September 23 to 26. Once again, Siemens will be showcasing its products in Hall 4.2, Stand 2013 and in the outdoor exhibition area.
Global trends such as digitization, automation and electrification are the defining developments of our time.30.07.2014 | Read more
Fakuma 2014 – Friedrichshafen, Germany, October 14-18
DuPont— Hall B4 – Stand B4-4200
In answer to the great demand, ACHEMA 2015 offers as per now additional exhibition space for Pharmaceutical, Packaging and Storage Techniques. Almost eleven months before the start, ACHEMA 2015 is thus well on target.
The organisers anticipate similar participant figures as for 2012 when around 3,800 exhibitors and 167,000 participants flocked onto the Frankfurt exhibition...21.07.2014 | Read more
More than 50 percent of the world’s population currently lives in cities. United Nations experts expect that number to rise to 75 percent by 2050. Most notably in Asia, but above all in China, city living is rapidly growing in importance.
The management consultancy McKinsey & Company estimates that some 350 million people will have left the provinces for the cities by 2025. Today’s cities must...09.07.2014 | Read more
Greenergy and Biogas Expo Brasil, São Paulo: German research institute provides ceramic cutting edge technologies in green energy
Advanced ceramics allow for pushing the limits of what is technically feasible upward in almost all areas of conventional and renewable energy. As a...01.07.2014 | Read more
The French Trade Commission UBIFRANCE in London will present three innovative companies on the French Pavilion at the Cloud World Forum, which is taking place at the Olympia exhibition centre (in London) on 17 and 18 June 2014. These companies will showcase their proven expertise in Cloud solutions, covering both products and services, at the trade show for the Cloud-computing sector.
The French-based participants at Cloud World Forum are looking to develop partnerships in the UK and will be available for one-to-one business meetings on the...11.06.2014 | Read more
Thin layer of picene molecules attached to a silver surface maintain their structure and function, demonstrating potential for electronic applications
The emerging field of molecular electronics could take our definition of portable to the next level, enabling the construction of tiny circuits from molecular...
The area of sea ice in the Arctic fell to a summer minimum of around 5.0 million square kilometres this year, which is about 1.6 million square kilometres more...
Sea lamprey studies show remarkably conserved gene expression patterns in jawless vs. jawed vertebrates
If you never understood what "ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny" meant in high school, don't worry: biologists no longer think that an animal's "ontogeny", that...
The surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko can be divided into several morphologically different regions
High-resolution images of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko reveal a unique, multifaceted world. ESA's Rosetta spacecraft arrived at its destination about a...
Astronomers searching the atmospheres of alien worlds for gases that might be produced by life can't rely on the detection of just one type, such as oxygen, ozone, or methane, because in some cases these gases can be produced non-biologically, according to extensive simulations by researchers in the NASA Astrobiology Institute’s Virtual Planetary Laboratory.
The researchers carefully simulated the atmospheric chemistry of alien worlds devoid of life thousands of times over a period of more than four years, varying...
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