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World-leading thin-film solar cells are cheap, easy to make and non-toxic

A UNSW research team has achieved the world's highest efficiency for a full-sized thin-film solar cell using a competing thin-film technology known as CZTS.

Components 29 April, 2016

Could you create an IoT control centre with the Raspberry Pi 3?

The 2016 Pi IoT Smarter Spaces Design Challenge is asking participants to invent IoT-powered solutions that allow users to control the multiple internet-enabled devices in...

Components 29 April, 2016

TR acquired by UK-based rental company

Specialist equipment rental company TR Pty Ltd has been acquired by UK-based rental business Vp plc. Vp announced the purchase of the entire issued share capital of TR,...

Test & measure 28 April, 2016

The future of energy management and storage

In Mouser Electronics' latest Innovation Spotlight interview, celebrity engineer Grant Imahara speaks with TDK President Jon Nelson on the subject of energy management...

Power 28 April, 2016

Quantum dots enhance light-to-current conversion

Harnessing the power of the sun and creating light-harvesting or light-sensing devices requires a material that both absorbs light efficiently and converts the energy to...

Power 27 April, 2016

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Advantech IoT Gateway Starter Kit

Advantech IoT Gateway Starter Kit

Advantech has announced its IoT Gateway Starter Kit. Designed to jumpstart IoT innovations with...

Switchcraft HS Series Dura-Pull Push Pull Connectors

Switchcraft HS Series Dura-Pull Push Pull Connectors

Switchcraft has introduced the HS Series Dura-Pull Push Pull Connectors. The harsh environment...

RECOM RxxP22005D and RKZ-xx2005D series DC/DC converters for SiC MOSFETs

RECOM RxxP22005D and RKZ-xx2005D series DC/DC converters for SiC MOSFETs

RECOM has introduced two 2 W DC/DC converter series especially designed to power SiC MOSFETs. The...

Robustel R3000 Router

Robustel R3000 Router

The Robustel R3000 Router is a ruggedised cellular router in a metal housing measuring 125 x 108...

Anritsu MT8870A Universal Wireless Test Set for simplified IoT device testing

Anritsu MT8870A Universal Wireless Test Set for simplified IoT device testing

Anritsu addresses the market need for efficient manufacturing test solutions to verify IoT/M2M...

Advantech TPC-1881WP widescreen multitouch panel PC

Advantech TPC-1881WP widescreen multitouch panel PC

The TPC-1881WP is the latest 18.5″ touch panel PC from Advantech and allows the user to use...

Rohde & Schwarz R&S RTO2000 oscilloscope

Rohde & Schwarz R&S RTO2000 oscilloscope

Rohde & Schwarz presents the R&S RTO2000, a compact lab oscilloscope for multidomain...

OKW BODY-CASE wearable enclosures

OKW BODY-CASE wearable enclosures

The BODY-CASE series of wearable enclosures is suitable for applications on or near the body. Due...

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New labelling requirements

New labelling requirements

On 1 March 2013, the Regulatory Compliance Mark (RCM) commenced the transition to replace the C-tick and A-tick marks. The transition period ended...

Article 31 March, 2016
Components
Powering wearables

Powering wearables

The wearable electronic device market is expected to reach $10bn by 2020. These devices are small and so are the batteries, so the designers need...

Article 31 March, 2016
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Developing motion analysis algorithms

Developing motion analysis algorithms

Elite athletes want to return to match play as quickly as possible after injury. As a result, they often convince themselves and their...

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