Computing and software

From complex simulations and data visualization through to educational software, computer power is crucial part of any scientific project.



Digital Motion Controller from the PIMag™ Series

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 16 Apr 2015

PI presents its new digital motion controller for the V-273 and V-900KPIC industrial voice coil drives for force, position and velocity control.


Flexibility in Dimensional Measuring: DYMACO Group uses Hexapod Systems in Automation

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 16 Apr 2015

The Dimensional Measuring machine DM401 Series of the DYMACO Group is a very compact and flexible workstation for in-line automated dimensional measuring of headlamps in the Automotive Industry.


Standa – turn your ideas into metal!

Standa Ltd. 16 Apr 2015

Company “STANDA” has been developing and producing vacuum compatible motorized stages and equipment for the past 15 years. Experience and knowledge in precision mechanics, vacuum compatible materials and components allows company to produce highly precise and reliable high or ultrahigh vacuum compatible mirror mounts, positioning stages, actuators and OEM systems.

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PHOTONIS USA 16 Apr 2015

Photonis USA will be exhibiting at ASMS on May 31-June 4, St. Louis (booth 41) presenting  - Specialty charged particle detectors for Mass Spectrometers and Analytical Instruments

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New Photo IC with Near Human Eye Response

Hamamatsu Photonics 9 Apr 2015

Hamamatsu Photonics introduces a new Photo IC diode, the S11154-201CT, with spectral response characteristics designed to closely match that of the human eye.


Magnetic Linear Actuators for Automation

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 9 Apr 2015

The new PIMag™ V-273 linear actuators from PI (Physik Instrumente) come with voice coil drives that ensure even greater dynamics and precision for fast handling tasks and precision positioning in the micrometer range or for micromanipulation.

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Physics World April 2015

IOP Publishing 2 Apr 2015

Learning by doing…The power of practical science

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Community Platform Drives Data Discovery

Tessella 2 Apr 2015

Opening up software and data to a broad scientific community can spur progress through greater collaboration, but also demands accessible and reliable software solutions

Toptica offers frequency combs

TOPTICA offers frequency combs

TOPTICA Photonics AG 1 Apr 2015

New offset-free comb technology enables unprecedented passive stability

In this month’s edition of Physics World… “Amazing” physics demos to keep practical science alive

IOP Publishing 1 Apr 2015

With school students in England bracing themselves for new-style GCSE science exams that are based entirely on written tests, Physics World has teamed up with Neil Downie to put together “five amazing physics demonstrations” that highlight the value and importance of keeping experimentation at the centre of the science classroom.



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Zaber’s Low-cost T-LA Linear Actuators Offer Built-in Controllers and Daisy-chaining

Zaber Technologies 3 Mar 2015

Zaber’s T-LA Series of devices are computer controlled linear actuators that offer up to 4 mm/s speed, up to 15 N thrust, and up to 60 mm of travel. 

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Physics World March 2015

IOP Publishing 2 Mar 2015

Light in our lives: Colourful tales in the International Year of Light


Neutron facilities embrace an open approach

Tessella 27 Feb 2015

The bold decision to replace a myriad of separate software systems with a single open-source framework could yield a new standard for data processing at neutron sources worldwide


Better software delivers better science

Tessella 3 Feb 2015

Software has become an integral part of modern scientific research, and putting the right solution in place from the start will yield long-term efficiencies as well as more valuable experimental data for the research community.

CEDA and Tessella Collaboration Brings Earth Observation Data to Life download

Tessella 5 Nov 2014

When CEDA (Center for Environmental Data Archival) needed a way to enable scientists around the world to visualize and animate its extensive Earth observation dataset and climate simulation models, it called on Tessella’s scientific software and data analysis expertise.

OWIS offers new CAD Service via CADENAS

OWIS® offers new CAD Service via CADENAS

OWIS GmbH 1 Aug 2014

To be on the cutting edge is the stated goal of the OWIS GmbH, a global leading manufacturer of optical beam handling and positioning systems. Thus, since March 2014 the company provides in collaboration with the software developer CADENAS extensive product records in various formats to download.

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

CERN experiments in the UK: Meet the Buyer

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 11 Jun 2014

Friday 24th October 2014, Royal College of Physicians, London.

RaySearch Laboratories 3D-CRT in RayStation

3D-CRT in RayStation video

RaySearch Laboratories AB 4 Jun 2014

RaySearch is a medical technology company that develops innovative software solutions for improved radiation therapy of cancer.

MS-4004/IT - Supply and support of High Performance Ethernet Network Switches

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 3 Mar 2014

CERN have released a market survey for: MS-4004/IT - Supply and support of High Performance Ethernet Network Switches. This Market Survey concerns the supply of layer 2 and layer 3 Ethernet switches with 10/100/1000baseT Ethernet ports and/or 10/40Gigabit Ethernet ports.

Integrated Engineering Software

Beam Spot Size as a Function of Excitation Levels of Magnetic Quadrupoles weblink

Integrated Engineering Software 24 Feb 2014

This white paper will present an overview of the focusing properties of magnetic quadrupoles and show how beam spot size can be determined using arc segment emitters.

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