While we know quite a bit about the biology of our bodies, our brains hold the vast majority of mysteries about humans. One aspect of the brain that is vital to our everyday life that we& 39;re still just learning about is how it stores and catalogs memories in the past.Brain storage is essentially a passive process that we undergo each and every day retaining information about our lives.
Radio Receiver Selectivity Includes:Radio selectivity basicsAdjacent channel selectivityImage rejectionThe selectivity of any radio receiver is of great importance. With the vast number of signals being transmitted it is important that the radio receiver is able receive only the required signal on the wanted frequency and to reject others.
Pico Technology Includes Includes:About Pico Technology - an IntroductionPicoScope BasicsPicoLog data loggerPicoSource pulse generatorsPico Technology has built a name for its line of PicoScopes and many other USB based test equipment.Pico Technology was established in 1991 and soon became a leader in the field of PC Oscilloscopes and data loggers.
Quartz Crystal History Includes:Quartz crystal timeline / historyVintage crystal typesIt is sometimes interesting to look at how the quartz crystal was developed and some of the significant dates within its timeline. From the earliest discoveries at the beginnings of electrical and electronic history through to the current days.
James Maxwell is arguably one of the most important scientists of the nineteenth century. Many scientists rank him alongside names such as Albert Einstein and Sir Isaac Newton. This is because his revolutionary work in defining electromagnetic radiation in terms of his field equations formed the foundations for many others to develop their work upon.
Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH is one of the leading broadline distributors for semiconductors, passive and electromechanical components as well as boards, storage, displays & wireless products. The company’s primary target markets are the automotive, medical, industrial, home appliance, energy and lighting industries.
The transistor history tells of a development that took many years. It built on many years of theoretical research into semiconductors.First semiconductor diodes arrived and these were able to deliver improved performance over thermionic predecessors in some areas.However the transistor history is a testament to the perseverance of the researchers who were finally rewarded with the first semiconductor amplifying device.
John Bardeen was an American physicist and electrical engineer, one of the trio who invented the point contact transistor.He also holds the distinction that he is and the only person to have won the Nobel Prize in Physics twice. The first time was in 1956 with Walter Brattain and William Shockley for the invention of the transistor, and the second time was in 1972 with Leon N Cooper and John Robert Schrieffer for a fundamental theory of conventional superconductivity.
PAT Testing - Portable Appliance Testing Includes:PAT testing & testers: basicsAs increased safety is needed these days with the ever increasing number of electrical appliances, and the much more rigorous approach to safety, a system of testing of electrical appliances is needed in many countries.
Digi-Key Electronics is a global Internet-based distributor of electronic components which is an authorized distributor for more than 8.1 million components, including over 1.4 million in stock, from more than 750 trusted suppliers.Digi-Key was founded by Ronald Stordahl, and has grown to be one of the world& 39;s largest distributors.
Hedy Lamarr was once known as the world& 39;s most beautiful woman. Yet apart from being a Hollywood icon, Hedy Lamarr had a varied and interesting life and was an accomplished scientific inventor. With a co-inventor George Antheil she invented a radio system for preventing jamming using a system known as frequency hopping.
Setting up a Business Includes:How to set up your own businessHow to write a business planAdvantages & disadvantages of own businessHow to market your businessHow to set the right prices for productsHow to set the right contract / consultancy ratesWhat is professional indemnity insuranceWarning: The details included here have been gained from personal experience, and the information is provided only as a guide and background information.
It is amazing how much jargon and technobabble is used within electronic engineering. Sometimes people can want to sound impressive by using all the latest electronics jargon. How often does all this jargon sound a little forced, often one can ask if they know what it actually means?If you want to join them and have a laugh, use our electronics jargon or technobabble generator.
Founded in Beijing in 1998, Rigol has quickly made its presence felt in the test and measurement market by producing a wide range of test instrumentation including oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, power supplies, arbitrary waveform generators, function generators, RF signal generators and more.Rigol has established a niche in the market by offering good quality equipment at a very competitive price.
Headquartered in Norwood Massachusetts, USA, Analog Devices, ADI, is renowned for the design, manufacture, and marketing of high performance analogue, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing, DSP integrated circuits.Devices from ADI, Analog Devices are used in virtually all types of electronic equipment, in areas as diverse as the industrial, automotive, communications and consumer markets as well as a huge variety of other areas.
Founded in 1942 by J Raymond (Ray) Bird, the company has been making RF test and measurement products which have gained a unique place in the industry.The Bird company manufactures and supplies a host of RF products ranging from RF power measurement instruments, through to coverage testing tools as well as radio infrastructure equipment off air testing systems.
Since 1972, Pasternack Enterprises, Inc. has been a leading ISO 9001:2008 manufacturer and global supplier of RF and microwave products.Pasternack maintains an inventory of more than 35,000 products: these are are always available and in-stock which gives access to products ranging from the rare, hard-to-find specials to the broadest array of industry standards.
Castle Microwave is a UK based distributor of microwave and RF components which is able to provide a unique service.Based in Newbury, UK, Castle Microwave is the UK& 39;s first choice for the supply of RF + Microwave Products, Telecoms Infrastructure, Test + Measurement solutions and Cable Manufacture services.
Electronics Events, Exhibitions and Trade Shows01 Mar - 04 Mar 2021Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, SpainMobile World Congress is the event of the year for mobile communications. It covers the whole arena of mobile or cellular communications. Mobile phones, network, operators and monetisation, apps, wi-fi connectivity, base stations and small cells, antennas, test and monitoring, optimisation, in fact anything associated with the mobile phone business can be seen at Mobile World Congress.
Europlacer is a provider of surface mount component placement equipment used by electronics manufacturers worldwide. All Europlacer products are renowned for extreme flexibility while the latest atom platform range adds high speed placement capabilities up to 104,000 components per hour.Europlacer boasts a 40-year history in designing and manufacturing equipment to place surface mount components on PCBs.
Electronics Events, Exhibitions and Trade Shows06 Jan - 09 Jan 2021Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, USAThe Consumer Electronics Show, CES, is an annual trade show organized by the Consumer Technology Association.The event typically hosts presentations of new products and technologies in the consumer electronics industry.