Quantcast

Latest Measuring instrument Stories

2009-11-16 09:11:00

WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- "Temporal artery thermometry is an effective screening tool in identifying fever in children one to four years of age," according to a recent study published in the journal Clinical Pediatrics.

2009-10-21 11:12:37

Aerospace, automotive and airplane construction count on lightweight construction. But to make sure that lightening the load does not come at the cost of safety, Fraunhofer researchers are working on new quality assurance systems for material testing. At the Composites Europe trade show (October 27 – 29) Hall 4, Booth D04, in Stuttgart, they will demonstrate a new kind of non-destructive diagnostic procedure.

2009-10-20 17:07:44

Since a failed terrorist attack in 2006, plane passengers have not been able to carry bottles of liquid through security at airports, leaving some parched at the airport and others having expensive toiletries confiscated, but work by a group of physicists in Germany is paving the way to eliminate this necessary nuisance.

2009-10-15 14:58:01

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have conducted a basic chemistry experiment in what is perhaps the world's smallest test tube, measuring a thousandth the diameter of a human hair.

2009-09-14 14:01:53

New article traces contributions of an engineer and physician collaborators looking to assess the heart from the outside in .

2009-09-09 15:01:08

If you wanted to know if your child had a fever or be certain that the roast in the oven was thoroughly cooked, you would, of course, use a thermometer that you trusted to give accurate readings at any temperature within its range.

9f5b7a148f8179eccf215481bc5ffc671
2009-07-15 07:35:00

Infrared Thermography is a technique that can be employed in the plastic industry for process optimization and quality improvement, as well as in the development of new tools.

2009-06-30 08:50:00

REHOVOT, Israel, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd.

2009-06-08 08:16:00

BERGISCH GLADBACH, Germany, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- FRT presents a new optical film thickness measuring tool at this year's Laser 2009 in Munich (visit: http://www.film-thickness.com).


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
Related