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August 21, 2015 3:50 pm
Kyle Thompson, Global Product Line Manager, Systems at Thomson Industries
Vertical lift is required in a wide range of medical equipment where accessibility and comfort can improve care and patient outcomes. Applications such as wheelchair lifts, examination tables and ...
August 18, 2015 4:42 pm
Steve Chernack
Engineering design and the lining materials chosen are key factors in controlling the efficiency and energy usage of equipment used in iron and steel applications. As a result, it is critical that industrial ...
August 17, 2015 4:06 pm
Lindsay Hock, Editor, R&D Magazine
With today’s demand to seek energy independence from the Middle East and other such regions, solar energy is a touted field. In this field, many photovoltaic products have come to market in hopes to help our
August 14, 2015 3:46 pm
Alan Grau, President & Co-Founder, Icon Labs
Despite the fact that patient privacy and data security has been a top priority for the medical industry since the passage of the HIPPA data privacy act in 1996, hackers continue to find ways to infiltrate ...
August 13, 2015 4:21 pm
Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter
We’ve looked at several spacecraft launched from the United States to find new information about the Moon. This week the focus is on an Indian craft, the Chandrayaan-1, which was launched ...
August 13, 2015 10:14 am
Kristin J. Bender, Associated Press
Public urination has gotten so bad in San Francisco that the city has painted nine walls with a repellant paint that makes pee spray back on the offender. It's the latest ...
August 12, 2015 11:19 am
Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass
“3D printing is really changing how products are being manufactured,” says Stratasys Direct Manufacturing CEO Joe Allison. In response to this shift in product development ...
August 10, 2015 4:54 pm
Kaylie Duffy, Associate Editor, @kaylieannduffy
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are tubular cylinders of carbon atoms that possess incredible mechanical, electrical, thermal, and chemical properties. In fact, the structures are 200 times stronger than steel and ...
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