Noise reduction necessary for more accurate study of Earth's plate movements
(Phys.org)—The mystery of erratic changes in the history of Earth's past and current plate motions has been cracked by academics from The Australian National University.
Researches quiet combustion with patented 'noise sponge'
(Phys.org) -- A sponge-like material employed by a University of Alabama engineering professor can significantly quiet combustion, possibly making work environments safer and extending the life of equipment.
Rising above the din: Attention makes sensory signals stand out amidst the background noise in the brain
The brain never sits idle. Whether we are awake or asleep, watch TV or close our eyes, waves of spontaneous nerve signals wash through our brains. Researchers at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies studying visual attention ...
NRL researchers study ways to reduce jet aircraft noise
Advanced military jet aircraft have engines that provide the needed speed and maneuverability. However, with this greater power there is significant noise during takeoff and landing. The noise can impact the ...
Silicon Image Introduces New 18 MegaPixel Camera Processor IP Core
Silicon Image today introduced the camerIC-18, the newest member of its family of camerIC camera processor IP cores.
Founder of Dolby Laboratories dies
Ray Dolby, audio pioneer, American inventor and founder of Dolby Laboratories, has died at the age of 80.
Toshiba launches 13 Megapixel, 1.12um, CMOS image sensor with color noise reduction
Toshiba Corp. today announced the launch of "T4K37", a 1.12µm, 13 Megapixel BSI CMOS image sensor with color noise reduction (CNR). Mass production starts today.
Toshiba's new technology cuts phase noise in oscillation ICs for wireless communication
Toshiba Corporation today announced that it has developed noise reduction technology that reduces jitter in radio-frequency signals, cutting phase noise by up to 90 percent. This breakthrough opens the way for a further migration ...