India Sets New Record With PSLV C-34, Launches 20 Satellites in Single Space Mission

With Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C34 India sets a new record of sending 20 satellites in space on Wednesday, 22nd June 2016. The PSLV-C34 took...

Particle Beam Weapons: Technology Areas, Advantages and Limitations

Part 1 of this article last month covered directed energy weapons, kinetic energy weapons and particle beam weapons. This part covers the involved technology areas and advantages as well as limitations...

Directed Energy Weapons: More On High-Energy Laser Weapons (Part 8 of 8)

In this concluding part of the article, let us wrap up by learning some more about high-energy laser weapons. Beam combination of multiple lasers Power scale-up to ten to hundreds of kilowatts in...

How To Build A Quadcopter?

Quadcopters are becoming more widespread because they are incredibly stable, fast and fun to fly. Newer technologies have allowed development of smaller and cheaper quads with vast capabilities. While some quadcopters...

Directed Energy Weapons: Particle Beam Weapons

This articles focuses on new class of weapons known as directed energy weapons (DEWs) along with with the exception of particle beam weapons (PBWs) and laser-induced plasma channel (LIPC) weapons that...

IESA Conducts Aerospace & Defence Seminar

IESA conducted an aerospace and defense seminar on 22nd April, 2016. The Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and The Order of Friendship Awardee, Dr. A.S.Pillai, currently working as advisor to ISRO, presented the seminar...

Opportunities Galore in Defence Sector to Accelerate Pace of “Make in India Campaign”

The 7th Strategic Electronics Summit 2016 got underway today with record participation at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC). Shri Manohar Parrikar, Hon’ble Minister for Defence, Government of India was the chief...

Ensuring Quality and Reliability of Electronic Systems

Key to success of any product lies in its producibility, quality and reliability. Quality and reliability cannot be achieved by just arriving at a schematic to perform a required function and...

Part 1 of 4: Defence Lasers and Optronic Systems: Role of Electronics

There has been a dramatic increase in the commercial, industrial, medical, defence and research applications of lasers in the last 10 to 15 years. During this period, we have not only...

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Avionics are the electronic systems used on aircraft, satellites and space vehicles that help them in communications navigation and management systems. While navigation in consumer devices is primarily based on the...

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