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2013-08-20
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The rapidly growing importance of energy efficiency in almost all engine markets has presented a variety of opportunities to develop technologies to recover waste energy from engines and vehicles.
2013-08-20
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Scientists in the U.K. have developed a lead-free, high-temperature ceramic capacitor using a dielectric material they call Hiteca (HIgh TEmperature CApacitor), which has a high energy density and operates stably at 200°C (392°F) and above.
2013-08-19
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Vibration-induced shaking of a part wastes energy, increases noise, boosts stresses on associated components, and accelerates bearing wear. Eventually, vibration can degrade an entire machine and significantly raise maintenance and replacement costs.
2013-08-19
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The small U.K. engineering company's new focus is enabling it to help customers establish the technical and commercial viability of new technologies.
2013-08-19
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The Elmiraj concept is a four-seat “grand coupe” that provides stylistic and dimensional clues to models planned for General Motors’ new large rear-drive architecture, the first model from which is expected to launch in late 2015.
2013-08-16
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Ever-tightening fuel economy and emissions regulations are prompting many design teams to explore the benefits of hybrid technologies. Engineers are looking at controls and power electronics as they strive to trim costs and improve efficiency of these powertrain alternatives.
2013-08-16
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Ricardo Software’s IGNITE complete vehicle system modeling and simulation application features embedded design and optimization tools and a comprehensive powertrain library for simulation.
2013-08-16
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Sonoscan’s Digital Image Analysis Toolbox is used for automated acoustic analysis of individual IC components, various types of bonded wafers including MEMS, and other devices.
2013-08-16
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Vericut 7.3 CNC software from CGTech includes enhancements that significantly improve performance and simplify the process of simulating a CNC machine.
2013-08-15
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“With the wave of a hand” may move from magicians’ banter to car salesman’s description within a few years. Many automakers and suppliers are racing to devise gesture recognition that lets drivers manage complex functions without being distracted.
2013-08-15
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Radar is expected to expand beyond its current role as a forward-looking sensor on luxury vehicles to a mainstream offering that also scans sides and possibly the rear of the vehicle. Freescale Semiconductor is hoping to cash in on this potential growth market with a specialized chipset that it says will lower pricing, simplify the design cycle, and save as much as 40% in board space.
2013-08-15
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Omega’s OM-ESW-100 series is a range of compact, IEEE 802.3, layer-two network, unmanaged industrial Ethernet switches with automatic speed, duplex, and cable sensing.
2013-08-15
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The model 20/20C-HS power amplifier from TREK is a ±20-kV, four-quadrant, dc-stable amplifier that provides high speed of response with slew rate greater than 800 V/μs, output current to ±60 mA peak ac, and large signal bandwidth of dc to greater than 5.2 kHz (1% distortion).
2013-08-15
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Vishay Intertechnology’s HE4 wet tantalum high-energy capacitor for military and aerospace applications is built on SuperTan hybrid cathode technology.
2013-08-15
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Panasonic Avionics signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China Telecom Satellite Communications Ltd. to jointly develop, implement, and support in-flight connectivity solutions for the Chinese market.
2013-08-14
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MTS Systems Corp., a supplier of test systems and position sensors, finalized an agreement with Shanghai Jiaotong University (SJTU) to establish an Aerospace Structural Strength Testing Demo Site at SJTU in Shanghai.
2013-08-14
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The latest release of Safe Technology Ltd’s advanced suite of fatigue analysis software for FE models, fe-safe 6.4, includes a new approach to the fatigue of woven fiber composite materials and usability enhancements, such as support for Abaqus ODB Parts and Instances.
2013-08-14
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Simulation made it possible to quickly analyze design iterations and optimize exterior surfaces such as the Tesla Model S front, A-pillars, and other design features critical for aerodynamics.
2013-08-14
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F3T would obviate the need to create expensive dies to form sheet-metal prototype parts. It would also save energy that goes into creating dies, as well as the time involved in that process.
2013-08-14
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Coupled with a new 6-speed manual gearbox, the new gasoline triple goes into the 2014 Opel/Vauxhall Adam city car, among other models.
2013-08-14
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Convergent Science has integrated Advanced Combustion GmbH's Representative Interactive Flamelet (RIF v4.0) model into its CONVERGE CFD software.
2013-08-13
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Imagine a tiny self traveling along in one of the air-powered containers used in drive-through banks. That thought experiment (or something akin to it) happened at some point in the mind of the boldly entrepreneurial Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk, and on Aug. 12 he began to publicly push his tube-and-air concept in earnest.
2013-08-13
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In a move to strengthen its hand in vehicle climate control and electronics, Visteon on Aug. 13 announced it has agreed to sell its 50% stake in a interior systems joint venture with a Chinese supplier and to increase its stake in an electronics joint joint venture with the same company.
2013-08-08
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To leverage economies of scale, it is common practice in the industry to share the same platform for multiple vocations, and also adapt different components such as suspension, frame components, engine, cab, and other body components. To accomplish this, one platform has to be developed to have robustness for many different applications, such as bus and/or utility vehicles.
2013-08-08
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ZF’s Schweinfurt location inaugurated a 400-m2 (4300-ft2) Composites Tech Center on July 29. The facility comprises a press with a high-pressure injection unit for various resin hardener systems, and systems for processing including a robot, as well as an infrared and tempering furnace.
2013-08-07
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Recently at the BYD Shaoguan Industrial Park, a grand opening event was held for a new assembly line where the iron battery-powered BYD energy 3.5T electric forklift is being manufactured. First launched in 2012, the 3.5T produces no emissions and has a high change/discharge rate.
2013-08-07
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GKN will beef up its engineering staff over the next three years as it expands operations in the Detroit suburb of Auburn Hills. About 40 engineers will be hired, bringing to about 165 the number of staff with engineering responsibilities.
2013-08-06
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DOE-funded research effort aims to develop more affordable, high-strength lightweight steels. The Colorado School of Mines and the Los Alamos National Laboratory research team will pursue the quenching and partitioning (Q&P) processing method to achieve the desired material capabilities.
2013-08-05
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Donaldson Company, Inc., a worldwide manufacturer of air and liquid filtration systems and replacement parts for engines, is expanding test laboratories at its Bloomington, MN, corporate headquarters. 
2013-08-05
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Arnite A-X07455 from Royal DSM is the first high-performance polyethylene terephthalate (PET) engineering plastic that is highly resistant to hydrolysis, the company claims.
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