Courtesy: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University
Sensors, Vision April 26, 2021

Touchless temperature sensor developed

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.

By Mike Williams
Courtesy: Beckhoff
Other Networks May 10, 2021

Top 5 Control Engineering articles May 3-9, 2021

Articles about connected distribution centers, SCADA master plan frameworks, integrated automation suites, PLC-controlled robots and OPC UA communications were Control Engineering’s five most clicked articles from May 3-9, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
virtualization, Cloud, Analytics, Edge Computing May 7, 2021

Securing cloud data is a challenge for many companies

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.

By NordVPN Teams
Courtesy: Industrial Defender
Cybersecurity May 7, 2021

Overcome patch, management vulnerabilities in an OT environment

Vulnerability monitoring and assessment are particularly challenging to execute well in operational technology (OT) environments because of the large number of disparate assets.

By Steve McIntosh
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Robotics May 11, 2021

Safety assessments for robots and robotics

By Pierrick Balaire
Courtesy: Pro-face America
HMI, OI May 7, 2021

HMIs work in rugged, low-temperature outdoor applications

By Janelle Morris and Robert Springer
The time-sensitive networking (TSN) market is expected to be valued at more than $1 billion by 2026. Courtesy: Global Market Insights
Other Networks May 10, 2021

TSN market to reach $1 billion by 2026

By Global Market Insights
Courtesy: Texas A&M Engineering
Energy, Power May 11, 2021

Metal-free, recyclable peptide battery developed

By Drew Thompson
Image courtesy: Brett Sayles
Cybersecurity April 29, 2021

Throwback Attack: Lessons from the Aurora vulnerability

By Daniel E. Capano
Workforce Development April 16, 2021

How remote working helps people share knowledge, experiences

By Jean Huang