SII Team, the Iranian Collaborator of Korenix, displayed the Korenix’s series of Industrial Networking and Embedded Computing platforms at IAF 2011.
Marion County police are deploying Mitsubishi Electronic Monitoring System (MEMS), to remotely monitor intoxicated drivers. The remote electronic monitors can capture the picture of the person undergoing the test and offer a breath alcohol result to the monitoring center.
CSIRO has deployed a coastal glider in Moreton Bay to examine the effect of latest flooding on the ecosystem in marine waters.
B&R Industrial Automation has released Panel PC 725, a strong and well-secured HMI solution which can be used directly on the equipment.
Rockwell Automation has declared that it has acquired a South African company, Hiprom. Hiprom is a developer of mining systems and is associated with global mining firms which are involved in coal and valuable metal mining operations in Africa’s sub-Saharan region.
Greenwave Biodiesel, has included Raptor Fabrication and Equipment’s remote monitoring technology at its biodiesel plant.
The Laboratory Robotics Interest Group (LRIG) has declared that it will take part in LabAutomation 2011, which is scheduled to be held at the Palm Springs Convention Center, California between January 29 and February 2, 2011.
Sensors Unlimited – Goodrich ISR Systems has declared the launch of SU640KTS, which is a large-format indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) high-resolution shortwave infrared snapshot video camera.
James G. Schwade, Executive Director of CyberKnife Center of Miami, has declared that James Hevezi, Chief of Medical Physics, CyberKnife Center of Miami will offer a presentation on CyberKnife Treatment for Trigeminal Neuralgia in 38th Annual Caribbean Association of Neurosurgeon's Annual Meeting.
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center has announced the grand opening of the hospital’s Centre for Precision Joint Replacement, which specializes in the practice of complex knee, hip and shoulder joint replacements in Utah.
Researchers at the University of Zurich, Switzerland have developed a robot that can balance a pencil. New Scientist informs that pole-balancing is, apparently, a "well-known exercise in robotics research."
The Germany-based manufacturer of advanced bomb disposal robots and threat response vehicles, Telerob GmbH will shortly be acquired by the British defence technology manufacturer Cobham. Cobham anticipates that the acquisition will allow it to significantly strengthen its ability to deliver market-leading robot products, to fast-growing homeland security markets around the world.
Richard Tyler, Enterprise Editor for the Telegraph reports that the British Ministry of Defence (MoD) is encouraging small and medium businesses to produce tech-savvy equipment for the forces.
The Leibniz Institute of Marine Sciences located in Kiel, Germany, has up until now operated the autonomous underwater vehicle ABYSS, the submersible JAGO and the remotely operated vehicle KIEL 6000 to explore the unknown depths of the ocean.
Autodesk, Inc. has declared its intention to be one of the sponsors at the FIRST Robotic Competition, by offering its software, mentoring research students and offering grants to participating teams from the US.