Electronics manufacturers at all levels are increasingly concerned with the implications of lead-free processing, and in particular with the relatively high reflow temperatures that lead-free solders generally require.
PRINCETON, N.J. - U.S. Air Force scientists are looking to Sensors Unlimited Inc. of Princeton, N.J., to develop a smart, multifunction, dual-wavelength combination video camera and communications tool for night-vision surveillance and reconnaissance applications.
MIDDLETOWN, R.I. - KVH Industries Inc. in Middletown, R.I., received orders worth $1.2 million for the company�s fiber-optic gyro (FOG) systems involving defense-related applications such as stabilization and pointing of remote gun turrets and precision navigation and guidance.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - The future U.S. Airborne Laser system (ABL) took another step forward last month when modules of the system's megawatt-class chemical oxygen-iodine laser were test fired for the first time while linked together as one unit.
The U.S. military's next-generation radio system is to be based on software-defined radios, which will enable one radio to communicate with several radio networks, no matter the type of radio, whether it be SINCGARS or a satellite terminal.
Military designers continue to favor hard drives for data storage because of their density and cost efficiency, but new technologies are on the way, including holographic optical storage and flash devices.
Leveraging the power of server-class processors is no longer relegated to the confines of data centers. Through several innovations, Mercury Systems has ruggedized Intel’s server-class chips for deployment. ...
According to presenters from Kontron and Gedae Inc., there’s were a way to cut that time in half – or more – and produce a sensor-processing prototype in six to nine months, rather than a year and a ha...