December 2014

Before communication technologies, people met physically in villages and town centres to exchange ideas and trade. more

Jan 9, 2015 11:08 AM articles

Micro systems-based products are a key value-adding element for many sectors of industry — and the predicted nanotechnology future will also be largely delivered by micro technologies. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:51 PM events

Compugraphics is beaming with pride after learning of the success of the Rosetta probe mission in November 2014. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:48 PM mems

How to Have Our Cake and Eat It

I am struggling to find the time to write my CMM column — I have been preoccupied with preparing to appear in front of a research grant-awarding panel to try and convince them to fund one of my pet projects. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:40 PM Duc Pham's blog

Due to the tremendous quality and efficiency benefits associated with the use of industrial CT for non-destructive failure and structure analysis and 3D metrology for measurement of internal part geometries, demand for the technology is growing. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:35 PM articles

Micron-scale resolution — with today’s laser technology, resists for micro components can be produced cheaply and quickly. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:27 PM lasers

One of the great debates in machining is how to confirm the accuracy of a machine when working with tilting and swivelling tables. more

Dec 14, 2014 2:18 PM articles

Aerotech’s ETC servo tracking control feature facilitates breakthrough laser optical device fabrication. more

Dec 12, 2014 4:37 PM lasers

The recent success in confirming the existence of the Higgs particle at CERN is an amazing achievement for experimental physics. more

Dec 12, 2014 4:22 PM nadeem rizvi blog

Machining of metals has always been a challenging task and when dealing with metal injection moulded (MIM) parts, it becomes even tougher. more

Dec 12, 2014 4:08 PM articles

Over the last three decades China slowly transformed its strictly centrally planned economy into a more market oriented economy, where technology is to play an important role. more

Dec 11, 2014 4:46 PM articles