September 2014

Testing micro chips is an important requirement in the Integrated Circuit (IC) and MEMS industry. However, chip-testing manufacturers mainly focused their product development effort on the requirements of the IC chips. more

Sep 25, 2014 12:24 PM articles

Sun Tzu and the Lesson of the Concubines

On my second visit to Wuhan University of Technology, my ever-generous host kindly gave me a leather-bound copy of a translation of Sun Tzu’s ‘The Art of War’. more

Sep 24, 2014 4:31 PM Duc Pham's blog 1 Comments

Actuators based on the piezo effect move heavy loads with resolutions in the sub- nanometer range and response times below one millisecond, enabling dynamic operation at high scanning frequencies. more

Sep 24, 2014 4:19 PM articles

The best risk assessments are those which are done continually as part of normal work programmes so that they don’t become something to dread or, even worse, avoid. more

Sep 24, 2014 3:18 PM nadeem rizvi blog

Aleksandra Jones talks to Aaron Johnson, Vice-President of Marketing & Customer Strategy at Accumold more

Sep 24, 2014 3:02 PM articles

A Word on Innovation

Innovation is one of the important tools being utilised today across the industry. It helps the development of new customer value through solutions that meet new needs, methods or ways. more

Sep 24, 2014 2:49 PM david tolfree blog

Medical technology requires and is constantly developing complex products that provide ever-greater precision. more

Sep 23, 2014 4:29 PM lasers

Maskless processing technologies are valued for their ability to eliminate the need for custom tooling. more

Sep 19, 2014 3:54 PM lasers

Manufacturing in the USA is not dead. It is, though, highly specific to demands of customisation. more

Sep 19, 2014 3:19 PM lasers