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Publication Date: 10/1/2007

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Fuel Cells Power UAVs and Manned Aircraft

Atlanta, GA — Georgia Tech researchers have conducted successful test flights of a hydrogen-powered unmanned aircraft powered by a proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell using compressed hydrogen. In tests, the aircraft has to date reached an altitude of 25 meters, followed down an automotive track ...
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NIST Debuts Superconducting Quantum Computing Cable

Gaithersburg, MD — Physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have transferred information between two "artificial atoms" by way of electronic vibrations on a microfabricated aluminum cable, demonstrating a new component for potential ultra-powerful quantum computers of the future ...Read More
"US Tech Interactive" Is Launched in China

Valley Forge, PA US Tech has just launched US Tech Interactive in Chinese (, which is a fully translated and fully functional website prepared for engineers and electronics manufacturers in China.Read More

World PCB Production in 2015 Estimated at $58.6 Billion
BANNOCKBURN, IL - The world market for printed circuit boards (PCBs) reached an estimated $58.6 billion in value in 2015 according to IPC’s  World PCB Production Report for the Year 2015. This represents a nominal decrease of 2.7 percent from 2014, but factoring out the effects of exchange rate fluctuations, the growth of PCB output was actually up 2.0 percent in real terms.

Session 4 of IPC & SMTA's Conference to Focus on Ultra-Thin or Nanocoatings
ROSEMONT, IL - Industry-leading associations IPC and SMTA jointly announce the High-Reliability Cleaning and Conformal Coating Conference, scheduled to take place October 25-27, 2016 at Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Illinois. The conference is focused on best practices for designing, cleaning and coating highly dense electronic assemblies to assure reliability in today’s mobile society.

Unigen Hires Industry Veteran as Director of Sales for EMS
FREMONT, CA - Unigen Corporation, a leading global provider of electronics manufacturing services (EMS), announces that Kristen Young has joined its team as Director of Sales.

In this role, Kristen is responsible for growing the EMS portion of Unigen’s business for both the Newark and Vietnam factories. Additionally, she will focus on developing and maintaining long-term business relationships, and will act as a liaison between customers and Unigen to deliver the highest quality product in a very competitive market.

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