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LoRa Technology, its advantages over other networking protocols

LoRa Technology, its advantages over other networking protocols

Introduction LoRa (Long Range), as its meaning suggests, is a communications system intended to be used to send data wirelessly for up to 15 kilometers. The difference of this technology with other wireless systems is its focus on low power consumption while keeping its long range. As such, it is part of the group of […]

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Zero Friction Technology

Zero Friction Technology

Introduction Superlubricity, also known as zero friction, is the phenomenon wherein friction vanishes or very nearly vanishes. This phenomenon has started a number of researches from scholars and engineers from all over the world. In fact, superlubricity has become a new study under the facets of tribology. Recently, this field experienced its peak as more […]

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The Stirling Cycle Engines Returns to the Industrial World

The Stirling Cycle Engines Returns to the Industrial World

Introduction of Stirling Cycle Has the Era of External Combustion Cycle ended? The growing popularity of micro combined heat and power, which in turn was fueled by the increasing price of fossil fuels, made engineers look for a more efficient and flexible engine. But instead of looking forward, they looked back and finally found the 200-year-old […]

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Smart Grids in brief

Smart Grids in brief

Introduction of Smart Grids The conventional electric grid transmits electricity and involves a synchronized network of the providers as well as consumers who are connected to utility lines that transmit and distribute power under the control of one or several centers. A smart grid, on the other hand, is an improvement of the old generation electric […]

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Biggest Solar Power Plants

Biggest Solar Power Plants

Introduction Solar power plants are power generating systems which produce energy by converting sunlight into electricity. This is done either directly by using photovoltaic (PV) cells, or indirectly by using concentrated solar power (CSP). Concentrated solar power plants make use of such components as lenses, mirrors, and tracking systems to focus a large area of […]

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Most Efficient Wind Turbines

Most Efficient Wind Turbines

Introduction Wind turbines are devices which convert the kinetic energy from wind into electrical energy with the help of an associated electric generator. They are sometimes misunderstood with windmills, which is a much older technology. Windmills and wind turbines may be similar in a number of ways, notably the physical appearance and the mode of […]

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How to Increase the Hovering Time for Drone – Part III

How to Increase the Hovering Time for Drone – Part III

Drone technology with growing aspects By improving drone’s manufacturing process, We can use Brayton Cycles instead of a battery-based drone. We can decrease the drone weight and increase the fuel capacity instead. We can increase the hovering time by approximately four times more than even a Diesel based drone.   In the first article of […]

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Smallest Computers

Smallest Computers

Introduction Some always say “thе biggеr it gets, thе bеttеr it iѕ” but the technology ореrаtеѕ оn thе opposite lаnе. Small is thе norm as fаr аѕ соmрuting dеviсеѕ are concerned. Smаllеr рrосеѕѕоrѕ ѕаvе space, роwеr, and are рорulаr ѕimрlу because ѕсiеntiѕtѕ hаvе been able tо intеgrаtе аll thеir needed fеаturеѕ intо tinу packages which […]

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