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Bronius worked as a mechanical engineer for Sprague Electric Co. a large specialty capacitor manufacturer in North Adams, MA.
The researchers showed that this can be prevented by placing the atoms inside a capacitor.
The Microsoft, Georgia Tech, and NYU researchers behind the idea took inspiration from the electronics hardware industry, where components such as capacitors come with datasheets describing their limitations and operating parameters.
The simple crossovers--one each for the woofer and tweeter in each speaker--come with the coils, capacitors and resistors hard-wired on perforated breadboards.
Rather than immersing viewers in the world with details, things like flux capacitors and plasma fusion cores or whatever make the work less believable.
For a robot to be able to be digested, that means that transistors, capacitors, electrodes, and other parts would need to become edible.
Both firms formulated PCBs into dielectric fluids, the insulating liquids added to capacitors and other electrical components to keep them cool and to prevent fires.
Instead of using engineering’s discrete modules of code, transistors, resistors, and capacitors, synthetic biology builds things from sequences of genetic material.
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: a device that is used to store electrical energy
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