Electronics

NIST Technology Transfer 2016 Report

Earlier this month, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, known as NIST, published the 2016 Annual Report on Technology Transfer. The report gives a detailed overview of technology transfer […]

Electronics

NFPA Standards

From August 1, 2017 to August 22, 2017 there were 6 products recalled by the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), due to fire hazards, burn hazards, or not […]

Electronics

Waterproof Testing

Summer is on its way and with the sun and the heat comes playing in the water to cool down! How can you be sure your device and technology can […]

Electromagnetic Compatiability EMC / Electromagnetic Interference EMI
Electronics

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standards

International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Standards are published standards for technologies related to electrics and electronics, known as “electrotechnology”.  Devices that use/produce electricity, or contain electronic components rely on standards to […]

Electronics

Volatile Organic Compounds VOC Testing

VOC Testing is important in detecting volatile organic compounds.  VOCs are organic chemicals with high vapor pressure at room temperature due to their low boiling point which in turn causes […]

Electronics

HASS Testing / HALT Testing

Highly Accelerated Stress Screening (HASS) and Highly Accelerated Life Test (HALT) are collectively known as Accelerated Stress Testing (AST) and are product reliability tests done with the intent to find […]

Electronics

Electromagnetic Interference EMI Testing

Electromagnetic interference, or EMI, is a test done to determine the amount of energy an electric product produces. If the amount of energy emitted is too high it can interfere […]