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Fingerprint Sensors Enhance Accuracy in User-Authentication Applications

Article-Fingerprint Sensors Enhance Accuracy in User-Authentication Applications

Originally Published MPMN November 2003


Fingerprint Sensors Enhance Accuracy in User-Authentication Applications

The units help to ensure compliance with HIPAA regulations

Technology-based fingerprint sensors provide a convenient, reliable, and secure way for medical personnel to comply with the Health Industry Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). They can replace PINs, passwords, physical access cards, and keys. The sensors ensure that only authorized personnel have access to medical records and electronic medical equipment...


High-Density Convertor Offered in Small Package

The product supplies more than twice the power output of full-size convertors

Suitable for space-sensitive OEM designs, a high-density dc/dc convertor delivers 500 W from a single low-voltage output. The APC500, offered by Advanced Power Conversion (Hampshire, UK), integrates the power transformer and the input and output inductors on the 
same ferrite core. 


Diamond Lathe Smoothes Mold Tools

The machine speeds up repairs and polishing

An ultraprecision machine system is suitable for situations in which a nanometer surface finish or submicron form accuracies are required. The Nanotech 220UPL two-axis CNC single-point diamond turning lathe from Moore Nanotechnology Systems (Keene, NH) can be used to make many medical devices. Some applications include in vivo... 

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