Low Pressure Sensing Chip uses Advanced MEMS Technology

Welcome to Frank Talk about Sensors. I’m Randy Frank and today I’m talking to Tim Shotter, director of new products at All Sensors, a leading supplier of MEMS-based pressure sensors and systems. Tim, welcome back to Frank Talk About Sensors.

Circuit Design ECOsystem℠

In this episode, Leslie Langnau interviews Nolan Johnson, CAD & EDA Manager for Sunstone Circuits about the Circuit Design ECOsystem℠. By bringing together best-in-class methods, resources and suppliers, designers can reduce costs and increase margins on PCB projects through the design cycle by better optimized work-flow, information and collaboration. In the Circuit Design ECOsystem, collaboration by

Capacitive Sensing Encoders

Jeff Smoot from CUI Inc. talks about the company’s new AMT line of capacitive-based encoders, including the benefits of capacitive technology over other technologies and the encoder’s SP interface.

Surface Treatments Options – General Magnaplate

Leslie Langnau interviews General Magnaplate Corporation. They discuss advantages and disadvantages of different surface treatment processes, appropriate application, and many other areas in choosing the right solution for your design. CLICK HERE to learn more about General Magnaplate Corporation CLICK HERE to request Friction CD-Rom Tool CLICK HERE for Surface Coating White Paper

Delta Tau Power PMAC

Senior motion control editor, Miles Budimir, interviews Curt Wilson of Delta Tau about their new Power PMAC motion controllers.

Bimba introduces new OLE Actuators

Interview: With Bob Kral, Product Manager with Bimba Corporation Subject: Larry Boulden interviews Bob Kral of Bimba about the introduction of their OLE (Original Line Electric) actuators.  

Rogers Corporation targets the advanced medical electronics market

  [display_podcast]   Interview: With Dr. Bill Scholz, Research and Development manager with Rogers Corporation Subject: Laura Carrabine interviews Dr. Bill Scholz about their new product line targeted toward the advanced medical electronic markets. Bill explains that through combining their understanding of materials and performance properties with precision screen printing, Rogers is able to offer

All Sensors MLV Series in Frank Talk about Sensors

Randy Frank interviews All Sensors’ Tim Shotter about the applications of their new product line the MLV (millivolt low voltage) series of products.

CC-Link IE

Design World managing editor Leslie Langnau interviews the director of CC-Link Partner Association – Americas, Chuck Lukasik. They discuss the advantages of using CC-Link and talk about how manufacturers can get involved. [display_podcast]

Leadership in Engineering – Mechanical

Senior Motion Control Editor Miles Budimir speaks with Joe Arvin, president of Arrow Gear Company. Arrow Gear recently won the 2009 Leadership in Engineering award and Joe speaks about how Arrow Gear did it and what they plan to do in the future to stay on top. [display_podcast] Download QuickTime 7 Here Having trouble viewing?

Leadership in Engineering – Electrical & Electronics

Managing Editor Leslie Langnau speaks with Geoff Taylor, president of c3controls. c3controls recently won the 2009 Leadership in Engineering award and Geoff speaks about how c3controls did it and what they plan to do in the future to stay on top. [display_podcast] Download QuickTime 7 Here Having trouble viewing? Try Here

Leveraging Technology for Newer Applications

Host: Miles Budimir, Senior Motion Control Editor of Design World Magazine Interview with: Cathy Wilson of the Gates Corporation. Miles & Cathy discuss how to leverage modern technologies for newer power transmission applications. CLICK HERE <<link to: http://www.gatesprograms.com/ptsavings?sid=dwpodcast1009>> to learn more about the Gates Corporation. READ <<link to: http://www.gatesprograms.com/ptsavings/rollerchain?sid=dwpodcastroller1009>> the whitepaper about roller chain alternative. LEARN << link

Leadership in Engineering – Digital Manufacturing & Rapid Prototyping

Host: Design World Managing Editor, Leslie Langnau speaks with Brad Cleveland, president and CEO of Proto Labs, Inc. Proto Labs, Inc. was recently awarded the Design World Leadership in Engineering for Digital Manufacturing and Rapid Prototyping. Brad Cleveland speaks about how Proto Labs earned this award and what they plan to do to keep it

General Magnaplate

General Magnaplate’s surface-enhancement coatings have been engineered to provide metal parts and other substrates with corrosion and chemical resistance, super-hardness and dry lubrication. These coatings impart properties that ensure longer life spans and greater reliability, consequently reducing replacement part expenditure and minimizing downtime needed for cleaning and repair.

Leadership in Engineering – Fastening and Joining

Host: Design World Magazine senior editor, Laura Carabine, speaks with Bill Nissim of Bal Seal about their successes in engineering. Bal Seal was recently awarded the Design World Leadership in Engineering for Fastening and Joining and Bill Nissim speaks about how Bal Seal achieved this award and what they plan to do to keep it

New Developments in Flexing Cable with W.L. Gore

Host: Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor of Design World Magazine Interview With: Paul Warren of W. L. Gore & Associates. Paul discusses the results and findings of a particulation study that was done on flex cables. READ – A white paper explaining designs, results and conclusions from Gore’s research on Flat Cables LEARN – More about

BEI Industrial Encoders, Omnicoder Programmable Encoder

Host: Miles Budimir, Senior Motion Control Editor of Design World Magazine Interview With: Scott Orlosky of BEI Industrial Encoders. Scott discusses the advantages and differentiators of the BEI Omnicoder, including ease of programming and areas for use. READ – More about the Omnicoder Programmable Encoder, LEARN – How BEI Industrial Encoders can help you.

Power Transmission Drives with Brent Oman

Host: Miles Budimir, Senior Motion Control Editor of Design World Magazine Interview with: Brent Oman of the Gates Corporation. Brent discusses the advantages of retrofitting a power transmission drive and gives examples of how Gates has helped companies increase the efficiency of their processes. CLICK HERE <<link to: http://www.gatesprograms.com/ptsavings?sid=dwpodcast1009>> to learn more about the Gates

Fluid Power Design – Proper Uses of Hydraulic Hose in your Engineering Designs

Host: Larry Boulden, Senior Editor of Design World Magazine Interview with: Greg Nilsson & Dave Douglass of the Gates Corporation on the proper uses of hydraulic hose in OEM designs. Dave & Greg also discuss new products in the Gates Fluid Power catalog. CLICK HEREto learn more about Gates new Quick-Lok™ threadless connectors. CLICK HEREto

Design World Podcast – Custom Gear Motors

Host: Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor of Design World Magazine Interview with: John Morehead VP of Strategic Planning and Marketing with Bison Gears Leslie and John discuss the thing that a design engineer needs to know about designing with custom gear motors. Visit www.BisonGear.com to download a whitepaper on the Ten Things that everyone should know

Digital Engineering: How Autodesk is Helping Engineers Move Forward

Laura Carrabine speaks with Andrew Anagnost of Autodesk and discusses digital engineering, 3D modeling, and the advantages & benefits of Autodesk software.

July Video Preview: The right pump for the job

Senior Editor of Design World Magazine, Larry Boulden, discusses more information about the July 2009 article “The right pump for the job” in this web exclusive video.

August Video Preview: Networking: Wired or Wireless

Design World Magazine Preview with Senior Editor Laura Carrabine. Laura previews her article on Wired or Wireless Networks.

August Video Preview: Gears Put New Designs in Motion

Managing Editor, Leslie Langnau gives a preview of her August 2009 article “Gears Put New Designs in Motion”. Gears are the unit of choice for transmitting rotational force. New applications and new materials are affecting gear making and gear finishing. Here’s a look at a few of those applications.

Design Trends in HMI Devices

In this Design World podcast, Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor for Design World interviews Scott Miller, Business Manager for Visualization Software, Rockwell Automation on trends affecting HMI system design and information display. More on Rockwell FactoryTalk View – FactoryTalk View provides a suite of HMI software products designed with a common look, feel, and navigation to