Customized applications can help industrial organizations manage field devices and reduce overall operating and maintenance costs.
Rice University researchers adapted its laser-induced graphene technique to make high-resolution, micron-scale patterns, which could benefit on-chip microsupercapacitors, functional nanocomposites and microfluidic arrays.
A touchless temperature sensor using infrared light to take a person's body temperature to detect COVID-19 and more has been developed by Rice University engineers. See video.
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A survey finds that while companies recognize the importance of the cloud, more than half find it difficult to secure data stored in the public cloud.
Vulnerability monitoring and assessment are particularly challenging to execute well in operational technology (OT) environments because of the large number of disparate assets.