Markets http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8206/more en “Inventor” of Fake Bomb Detector Headed to Jail, Finally http://machinedesign.com/blog/inventor-fake-bomb-detector-headed-jail-finally <div class="node-body blog-body">See how far people will go to believe a charlatan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/inventor-fake-bomb-detector-headed-jail-finally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/inventor-fake-bomb-detector-headed-jail-finally#comments ADE-651 fake bomb detector Defense Community A Skeptical Engineer Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:02:00 +0000 44931 at http://machinedesign.com Electronic “Sniffer” Searches Out Nuclear Devices http://machinedesign.com/defense/electronic-sniffer-searches-out-nuclear-devices <div class="node-body article-body">Engineers at Sandia National Laboratory have built a mobile imager of neutrons for emergency responders (MINER). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/defense/electronic-sniffer-searches-out-nuclear-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/defense/electronic-sniffer-searches-out-nuclear-devices#comments Defense News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:55:00 +0000 44891 at http://machinedesign.com Cleaning Up Coal Emissions with Electron Beams http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/cleaning-coal-emissions-electron-beams <div class="node-body article-body">Scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory are exploring the use of electron beam to reduce the amount of nitric acid and nitrogen dioxide (NOx) emitted by coal-burning power plants. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/cleaning-coal-emissions-electron-beams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sustainable-engineering/cleaning-coal-emissions-electron-beams#comments Sustainable Engineering News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:47:00 +0000 44881 at http://machinedesign.com <p>A chemist at the NRL checks the KrF laser being used to clean up emissions from coal-burning power plants by destroying NO<sub>x</sub> in the flue gas.</p> Microneedles Accurately Deliver Drugs to the Eye http://machinedesign.com/medical/microneedles-accurately-deliver-drugs-eye <div class="node-body article-body">Biomedical researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have devised two new applications for using microneedles 400 to 700 microns long to help fight eye diseases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/medical/microneedles-accurately-deliver-drugs-eye" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/medical/microneedles-accurately-deliver-drugs-eye#comments Medical News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:39:00 +0000 44861 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Guides For The Next Generation Of Medical Machines http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0 <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by IKO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Not too long ago, the motion systems used in medical and lab automation equipment had technical requirements that were easy to satisfy. These lightly loaded applications generally</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/linear-motion/linear-guides-next-generation-medical-machines-0#comments Medical White Papers Linear Motion Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:52:00 +0000 44711 at http://machinedesign.com Legendary Corvettes Throughout the Years http://machinedesign.com/automotive/legendary-corvettes-throughout-years <div class="node-body article-body">A look at some of the most legendary Corvettes throughout history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/automotive/legendary-corvettes-throughout-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/automotive/legendary-corvettes-throughout-years#comments Automotive Technologies Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:08:00 +0000 44671 at http://machinedesign.com The LT4: Another Legendary Corvette Engine http://machinedesign.com/automotive/lt4-another-legendary-corvette-engine <div class="field-deck"> Chevy and GM engineers have developed and manufactured their most powerful production engine ever. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chevy and GM engineers have developed and manufactured their most powerful production engine ever. Here’s a look inside the LT4 engine and some of its subsystems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/automotive/lt4-another-legendary-corvette-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/automotive/lt4-another-legendary-corvette-engine#comments Automotive Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:59:00 +0000 44651 at http://machinedesign.com PLCopen OPC UA Function Blocks Simplify Packaging-Machine Communications http://machinedesign.com/sensors/plcopen-opc-ua-function-blocks-simplify-packaging-machine-communications <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Leveraging the computing industry’s Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) technologies, PLCopen and other open standards organizations (including the OPC Foundation) developed an open standards ecosystem that simplifies the communications between packaging machines and other plant systems as well as the business enterprise.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/sensors/plcopen-opc-ua-function-blocks-simplify-packaging-machine-communications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/sensors/plcopen-opc-ua-function-blocks-simplify-packaging-machine-communications#comments Controllers Packaging Sensors Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:24:00 +0000 44561 at http://machinedesign.com Conveyor Boasts Three-at-a-Time Floor-Level Loading Capability http://machinedesign.com/packaging/conveyor-boasts-three-time-floor-level-loading-capability <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Orion Packaging showcased its new low-profile, three-strand chain conveyor at Pack Expo 2014. With a pass height of four inches, the Lo-Pro enables convenient loading of multiple loads via hand-powered pallet jacks or electric “walkies” equipped with long forks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/packaging/conveyor-boasts-three-time-floor-level-loading-capability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/packaging/conveyor-boasts-three-time-floor-level-loading-capability#comments Packaging Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:10:00 +0000 44551 at http://machinedesign.com Linear Labeling System Reaches Output of 400 Units per Minute http://machinedesign.com/packaging/linear-labeling-system-reaches-output-400-units-minute <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On display at Onelite’s Booth (#450) at Pharma Expo, a division of Pack Expo, the AR-Box is a high-speed, automatic linear labeling system designed to apply self-adhesive labels or tamper-evident seals tuck flap cartons on upper and/or bottom faces of closed boxes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/packaging/linear-labeling-system-reaches-output-400-units-minute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/packaging/linear-labeling-system-reaches-output-400-units-minute#comments Packaging Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:40:00 +0000 44531 at http://machinedesign.com