Nanotechnologies and printed electronics

August 2014 Smaller and more powerful than ever

Not a month goes by without new technological developments and new applications in the fields of nanotechnologies and printed electronics. More...

Aerospace 3D printing takes off

Demand for products made by 3D printing, also known as AM (additive manufacturing), is expanding in both consumer and industrial markets as the technology, which has been around since the 1980s,...

The light alternative

Over the past decade, the volume of digital information being captured, processed, stored and conveyed from one place to another has truly exploded with the proliferation of mobile data devices and...

Printed electronics: from lab to fab

For a number of years printed electronics has been a technology that promised much but delivered little, but it is now moving from the laboratory into industry. In response to the need to support this...

(E)merging technologies

A number of new disruptive technologies, also known as KETs (key enabling technologies), have been the object of extensive R&D for years and even decades in some cases. This holds true for fibre...

Print map for the electronic industry

Printed electronics is a relatively new technology that uses an additive process to create a variety of electronic components and systems. It is rapidly advancing from research and inventions into...

IECEE helps build customer confidence

Fast-evolving technologies and a wealth of electronic devices and equipment on the market have dramatically altered people’s lives in recent years. All facets of life have been affected by these...

Conformity Assessment Lighting up Ex areas

In less than 20 years, the LED (light-emitting diode) technology...

Conformity Assessment Casting a light on LEDs

From indicator lamps on electronic devices or numeric readouts on...

IEC World Call for papers

Interested in the development of electrical systems and networks...

IEC Family 2014 IEC Awards

Every year the IEC honours the commitment and work of a number of...

IEC Family Movin’ on up

On the eve of the fifth IEC Young Professionals programme...

IEC Family August 2014 nominations

New Chairman for IEC TC 31: Equipment for explosive...

IEC Family Obituary - Dieter Bergman

It is with great sadness that the IEC learned of the passing of...

In Store Better cybersecurity for nuclear plants

Safeguarding the security of critical infrastructure from...

In Store Enclosing Ex risks

Redline versions of latest Standards for Ex-flameproof and pressurized enclosures published