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Correctly measuring acceleration on angled surfaces is one of the major challenges of modal analysis. 

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Mankind has witnessed four major industrial revolutions over the past 300 years; each of which has led to rapid changes in manufacturing and production leading to sustained economic growth

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The goal of the Propulsion Department of Skyward Experimental Rocketry for the season 2021/2022 was to design, build and test a hybrid rocket engine, named Chimæra.

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Storing petabytes of data in an air-conditioned data center is not a challenging task. But putting that amount of information into a space-constrained defense server — and ensuring it’s capable of handling high vibrations and extreme elements such as altitude, temperatures and humidity — requires innovation and a specialized level of expertise.

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Ever since the field of “Electromagnetic Compatibility” (EMC) became mainstream, its principles and methods are applied in order to ensure that electric and electronic equipment is performing as intended in its environment and is safe to use.

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Acquiring data from 128 channels simultaneously at a rate of up to 100 kS/s while maintaining the ability to monitor time domain data online in real-time and store all data continuously onto a RAID system.

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Learn how LXI protects your data acquisition investment in our latest white paper: "LXI: The Solution for Data Acquisition."

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CompactPCI is the solution to many complex problems – and it will continue to be the key to meeting challenges across a wide range of industries. Learn more here.
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In this article we will learn about IMU (inertial measurement units) and INS (inertial navigation systems)

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Designers and engineers use such testing to study and assess aerodynamics and fluid flow phenomena. Wind tunnels enable them to validate the efficiency and durability of anything from architectural elements to cars and aircraft.

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Introducing the VFG, the most advanced touchscreen force gauge, powered by Vector OS.

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We are excited to announce the launch of James Heal AirPro, our new Air Permeability Tester suitable for testing a range of materials, including sports, medical, PPE, performance wear, community face coverings, geotextiles and automotives.

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Silicon Designs, Inc., announced the global market launch of the Model 1527 Series, a family of miniature, radiation-tested, tactical-grade MEMS inertial accelerometers.

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Airborne pods are compact external electro-mechanical platforms that are attached to nearly any aircraft type yet operate independently. They hold intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, and reconnaissance (ISTAR) systems that collect sensor data across long-range airborne missions, turning normal aircraft into warfighters. 

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Electric motors are not only conquering the automotive world, they also serve as actuators as well as main engines in many aerospace applications, from space vehicles over aircrafts to drones and new eVTOL air taxis.
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Accuracy on both the amplitude and time axes is fundamental to any time-history measuring instrument. If our measuring system can’t make good measurements, then what is the point of making measurements in the first place?
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The new Type 39A CompacFrame holds up to accepts up to five one-slot VPX power & ground backplanes for plug-in cards on 1, 1.2 or 1.5-in pitch designed for use with VITA 48.8 air flow-through (AFT) cooling. 
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Aluminum is a remarkable engineering material. Its low density and high corrosion resistance make it an ideal material for numerous uses. Aluminum is also highly versatile. While aluminum has its drawbacks, it’s easily alloyed with other materials to produce aluminum-based materials with specific properties. 
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Learn how Sealevel Systems COM solutions enables the use of an off-the-shelf computer module with a custom, application-specific carrier board, or boards, to fulfill the I/O requirements to allows for a faster time to market, is cost-effective and offers scalability for future upgrades.
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Elma has served the defense industry needs for years and is a key participant in open standards organizations such as VITA and SOSA™. Learn more about Signal Integrity in High-density Backplanes through this article. 
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