Helen Knight, MIT News Correspondent Monday 07.28.2014

Squishy robots

Phase-changing material could allow even low-cost robots to switch between hard and soft states.

Chris Vavra Monday 07.28.2014

Top 5 Control Engineering articles, July 21-27: Offshore drilling, control programming habits, PID math, more

Articles about offshore oil and gas drilling, control programming habits, PID math, tuning PID control loops, and MES project execution were Control Engineer... read more

Thai Nguyen, City of Milpitas, Calif.; and Angelo Lombardo, systems integrator Saturday 07.26.2014

Coordinating light-rail trains, traffic lights

PLCs work with traffic light controllers to help light-rail trains pass safely through intersections.

JB Titus Thursday 07.24.2014

Machine Safety: Does a CE mark make a machine safe?

Machine safety discussions have risen to new heights with the advent of improved technology and the availability of Internet communication. Beware: pay attentio... read more

Thursday 07.24.2014

Two industrial communication boards agree to unify

The Fieldbus Foundation board and the HART Communication foundation board have agreed to support merging to create a new industry organization and will complete... read more

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