Manufacturers of drive units are able to reduce the wiring effort considerably and are at the same time able to save space , weight and costs
Until now in drive technique generally two cables were needed. A cable for the power supply of the drive and a transmission cable for the signal transfer to...23.04.2014 | Read more
This year's Analytica was another resounding success for JULABO. Visitors to the JULABO booth were drawn particularly to the new CORIO™ units. The World of Temperature presentation and its impressive imagery was also met with enthusiasm by attendees of the trade fair.
Temperature professionals from JULABO have several reasons to look back with satisfaction at their exhibition at Analytica (April 1 to 4, 2014 in Munich).16.04.2014 | Read more
At NAB Show, the world’s largest convention for the digital media industry, taking place April 7 - 10 in Las Vegas, Nevada (USA), Fraunhofer IDMT will be presenting the latest developments of its software toolbox for automatic ana-lysis of digital audio and video content. The A/V Analyzing Toolbox comes with a broad range of components, which allow to significantly improve content production, distribution, and archiving processes.
Assessing the quality of audio and video content03.04.2014 | Read more
Light+Building, Halle 11, Stand B56
The Sivacon 8PS LI system, which will replace the existing LX system, is a busbar trunking system developed by Siemens for high currents up to 6,300 amperes....28.03.2014 | Read more
For the sixth year, the French Trade Commission UBIFRANCE in London will host a French Pavilion at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show, which takes place in London (UK) from 13 to 14 April 2014. A total of 13 specialists in fair-trade, free-from, health, and organic products from the food-and-drink industry and the health-and-beauty sector will be showcased on the pavilion.
From 13 to 14 April of this year, the French Trade Commission UBIFRANCE in London will host the French Pavilion at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade...28.03.2014 | Read more
Fraunhofer IPA has developed a new automated feeding system for the robotic sorting of parts. What’s new?
The system has two arms. Using the “bp3™” software for bin picking developed by Fraunhofer IPA, the system is capable of detecting and localizing objects,...27.03.2014 | Read more
Flexible and accurate assembly processes: from 3 to 6 June 2014 the world of automation and mechatronics will be the focus of the Automatica international trade fair in Munich, where scientists from Fraunhofer IPA will demonstrate a sensor-controlled lightweight assembly robot. The goal is to increase the flexibility and cost-effectiveness of assembly processes by using sensors to assist component-specific work-holding fixtures. Workpiece variations and product tolerances can thus be reliably addressed while quality remains unchanged.
Whether for locating workpieces or controlling movements during production processes, fixtures have conventionally been an indispensable element of automation.27.03.2014 | Read more
Their very large workspaces, good mobility and high payload capacity allow cable-driven robots to meet high requirements. Developed by Fraunhofer IPA, the IPAnema cable-driven robot is an innovative robot system featuring state-of-the-art control techniques and proven components. At Automatica 2014, scientists from Fraunhofer IPA will present a comprehensive overview of the strengths and application areas of this new robot technology for inspection, manipulation and assembly.
With its eight cables and moving platform instead of large articulated-arm robots and area gantries, the platform with grippers appears at first sight to fly...27.03.2014 | Read more
ECCtreme® ECA for cable insulation under extreme conditions used in oil and gas, aerospace, automotive and energy industries
DuPont Chemicals and Fluoroproducts (DC&F) will be exhibiting its wide range of fluoroplastics for the wire and cable industry in hall 17, stand D59 at Wire...26.03.2014 | Read more
The more complex traffic situations are at urban intersections, the greater the need for more intelligent control solutions. At Intertraffic Amsterdam 2014,...25.03.2014 | Read more
Dr. M. Junghaehnel from the Fraunhofer Institute for Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP (Fraunhofer FEP) will give an overview of advances in the area of flexible glass coatings and collaborative findings with Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) at the SVC TECHCON 2014 being held at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago, May 3-8, 2014.
Flexible glass, such as ultra-slim Corning® Willow® Glass, produced at thicknesses of 100 micron and 200 micron has the ability to bend, while maintaining...
LMU researchers have identified the structural features that enable the innate immune system to discriminate between viral and endogenous RNAs in living cells.
When viruses infect cells, they take control of cellular metabolism and hijack cellular resources for the production of viral proteins. This process is...
A pair of supermassive black holes in orbit around one another have been discovered by an international research team including Stefanie Komossa from the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn, Germany.
This is the first time such a pair could be found in an ordinary galaxy. They were discovered because they ripped apart a star when ESA’s space observatory...
The tropical disease malaria is caused by the Plasmodium parasite. For its survival and propagation, Plasmodium requires a protein called actin. Scientists of...
The first MRI scan to show 'brown fat' in a living adult could prove to be an essential step towards a new wave of therapies to aid the fight against diabetes and obesity.
Researchers from Warwick Medical School and University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust used a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) based method to...
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