Based on a research, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists has revealed that in the nation, only 24% of hospitals adopt the bar coding method of validating the medications which are delivered by the pharmacy.
Sentient, a provider of computer vision technology solutions, has partnered with Insitu Pacific for incorporating Kestrel, Insitu’s vision system into the EO/IR sensors of Insitu’s ScanEagle UAS, which provides effective aerial surveillance assistance for the Australian military forces employed in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Texas Instruments Inc. has declared that Richard Wotiz's innovative bicycle ABS brake system featuring Stellaris ARM Cortex-M3-based microcontrollers (MCUs) won top honors in the DesignStellaris 2010 contest.
Stereotaxis, Inc. has declared that it has obtained its 100th patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for "Method and Apparatus for Dynamic Magnetic Field Control Using Multiple Magnets."
Automated Systems of Tacoma (AST) has created a new vision guided robot for a client industry involved in life research in order to automate the filling up of their trial medications in different container formats including syringes, vials, cartridges and IV bags.
Aitik copper mine has made a three year agreement with ABB, a global leader in providing automation solutions, to automate the entire copper mining operation at the Bolidon site by installing its 800xA automation platform.
Dubbed Neuflow, a supercomputer that can function more effectively and swiftly by impersonating the neural network of the human visual system, has been created by Eugenio Culurciello of Yale's School of Engineering & Applied Science.
VSoft Corporation, a global leader in delivering processing solutions for financial organizations, has partnered with BranchConnect, which is a teller-automation solutions provider.
KinetX, Inc. sponsored a NASA conference which was held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. in honor of the 25th centenary of the ISEE-3/ICE spacecraft’s interception with the Giacobini-Zinner comet.
SMC Networks and uControl, the leaders in providing automation solutions pertaining to Security, Management and Automation (SMA) applications, have declared that they have received ETA accreditation.
The Fiat brand, with its novel high-tech technological expertise, has developed a new Fiat 500 (Cinquecento) Prima Edizione model and it is likely to be released in the North American automotive market by the end of this year.
Dr. Mahesh Ramchandani, a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon, at the Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston, has been reported to utilize C-Port distal anastomosis and PAS-Port proximal anastomosis systems of Cardica Inc, in the minimally-invasive cardiac surgery/coronary artery bypass graft (MICS CABG) surgery, thereby providing an effective alternate procedure to the conventional open chest bypass graft.
Scott Higginbotham of NASA conducted live discussions from the Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM) which will include Robonaut 2, or R2, the first humanoid in space.
Power Technology Inc. has launched a new PNF laser module for various machine vision applications like illumination, fluorescence, high-speed road and rail inspection, dimensional scanning, 3-D profiling, imaging etc.
Schilling Robotics, a global provider of deep-ocean robotic systems, has obtained a purchase order from DOF Subsea for two Ultra Heavy Duty (UHD) Remote Operated Vehicle (ROV) systems with 200 hp power pack options.