Complete Control

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Torque is equal to current when it comes to electric motors.  When sizing the motor and drive circuit, the discussion usually revolves (pun intended) around the torque of…

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Torque and Motion

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Torque isn’t just torque when we’re talking about motion control.  It’s another one of those subtleties of the field of mechatronics that requires consideration when you are doing…

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Progress? or What?

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Where is the line between art and technology?  Design is how we respond to a need.  Part of that response is functional, technically oriented, part of that response…

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Inventing the Future

Sunday, August 7, 2011

What happens when the cost of technology drops?  Not just the raw cost of something, but the means to produce it. Semiconductor costs decrease over time as volume…

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