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  1. TU Wien Develops New Semiconductor Processing Technology

    Extremely fine porous structures with tiny holes - resembling a kind of sponge at nano level - can be generated in semiconductors.

  2. New Name: PolyLinks, Inc. becomes Enplas Life Tech, Inc.

    PolyLinks, Inc., a molder of precision injection components catering to the life science industry, has changed its name to Enplas Life Tech, Inc. Along with the name change, the company has launched a new website These changes are a result of the company’s acquisition by the Enplas group in June 2017. Headquartered in Japan, the Enplas group is one of the largest independent manufacturers of precision engineered plastic components. The holding company of all U.S. subsidiaries, Enplas America, is located in New York, NY.

  3. Bristol Instruments Signs New Distributor In Korea

    Bristol Instruments, Inc., a leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, announces an agreement with Qbic Laser System, Inc. Headquartered in Bucheon, South Korea, Qbic will represent Bristol’s laser spectral characterization products, including high-accuracy wavelength meters and high-resolution spectrum analyzers for the characterization of lasers that operate from the visible to the mid-IR.

  4. Bristol Instruments Hires New Business Development Manager For Optical Metrology Products

    Bristol Instruments, Inc., a leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, announces the addition of Mr. Don Jarvie to its Sales and Marketing Team. Mr. Jarvie will serve as the Business Development Manager for Bristol’s optical metrology products, including its Optical Thickness Gauge for precise non-contact thickness measurement.

  5. Tyndall, Sanmina Partner To Develop Sub-GHz Wearable Health Monitoring Platform

    Tyndall and Sanmina Corporation have announced a research collaboration, which will focus on the development of a novel wireless technology for a commercial wrist-worn health-monitoring platform.

  6. Implant Maker RTI Surgical To Acquire Zyga Technology

    RTI Surgical, Inc., a global surgical implant company, recently signed an agreement to acquire Zyga Technology, Inc., with closing subject to filing with the state of Delaware.

  7. Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation Rebranded As Canon Medical Systems Corporation

    Canon Inc. and Canon Medical Systems Corporation recently announced the official corporate name (trade name) change of Canon Group Company Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation to Canon Medical Systems Corporation (hereafter referred to as Canon Medical Systems).

  8. Bristol Instruments Introduces New Quick Align Probe For Non-Contact Thickness Measurement

    Bristol Instruments, Inc., the leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, has announced the introduction of its QA—“Quick- Align”—optical probe. This new probe, used in combination with Bristol’s 137 and 157 Optical Thickness Gauge products, offers the advantage of a unique alignment aid to ensure the reliable accuracy and exceptional repeatability needed for the most demanding thickness measurement applications.

  9. Medical Design Engineers’ Adhesive Selection Process Made Easier With New 3M Product Selector Tool

    Adhesives play a critical role in the success of a medical device, whether it’s holding the device together or adhering it to the wearer’s skin. But with so many adhesive products available, it can be a challenge for design engineers to know which one is right for their project. To help bridge this critical gap, 3M developed a “Find My Adhesive” product selector tool to help make medical adhesive selection a simpler process. The product selector tool will be available to demo at CES 2018 in Las Vegas from January 9-12, 2018 in the 3M booth located in Sands, Halls A-D; 43517 Health & Wellness Marketplace.

  10. FDA Clears Mevion’s Proton Therapy System

    Mevion Medical Systems has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® including HYPERSCAN pencil beam scanning (PBS) technology.