October Webinars Explore STEM Education Solutions

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education, Webinars

October Webinars Explore STEM Education Solutions

It’s that time of year again, time for pumpkin spiced everything and getting back into classroom mode. This month, we’ve conjured up some excellent resources for educators looking to encourage STEM learning with some academic tricks and treats. From elementary students up through high schoolers, these spooktacular webinars will really stir up your students’ interest. At Studica, we’ve been working to unite technology … Read More

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Do More with your NI myDAQ Data Acquisition Device

kristielAll Topics, National Instruments

Do More with your NI myDAQ Data Acquitision Device

The NI myDAQ is a data acquisition device designed for students. As a tool for introducing engineering concepts and problem-solving, it allows hands-on experimentation. As it is a portable device, it allows for analyzing and measuring live signals in the classroom or wherever you may be. The myDAQ combines easy-to-use software-defined instruments and hardware that you can use as a function generator, … Read More

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6 Tips for Students Heading to College

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

6 Tips for Students Heading to College

Preparing to embark on your college career? It is a big change from high school with less structure, more freedom, and greater responsibility. You become your own business, in a sense. You are the President and CEO of your experience. It’s an amazing time for self-discovery and growth, but it can be an adjustment. Here are some tips to help … Read More

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NI LabVIEW Tutorial: Installing Drivers for myDAQ

Mark PhilippAll Topics, National Instruments, Tutorial

NI LabVIEW Tutorial: Installing Drivers and ELVISmx for myDAQ

The NI myDAQ is a versatile data acquisition device that can be used with NI LabVIEW software. We’ve written many tutorials and informational blogs about the myDAQ. This post, however, will outline how to install the necessary drivers and software for the myDAQ. Why Do I Need Drivers with LabVIEW? When a computer needs to interact with some piece of … Read More

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How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2017 on Windows

Mark PhilippAll Topics, National Instruments, Support

How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2017 on Windows

It’s another year and National Instruments has released LabVIEW 2017. This guide will walk you through the steps for downloading and installing the product. LabVIEW 2017 System Requirements First, you’ll want to make sure your computer can run LabVIEW 2017. Refer to the below table to see the system requirements: Windows Run-Time Engine Development Environment Processor1 Pentium 4M/Celeron 866 MHz … Read More

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How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2016 for Windows

kristielAll Topics, National Instruments, Support

How to Download and Install LabVIEW 2016 for Windows

National Instruments recently released LabVIEW 2016. With a new version of LabVIEW comes new instructions on installing it. This tutorial will help guide you through the process of downloading and installing LabVIEW 2016 on a Windows computer. LabVIEW System Requirements The first thing you want to look at is whether your computer meets the minimum system requirements or not. Refer … Read More

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Cubelets Robot Blocks Now Available at Studica

kristielAll Topics, Robotics

Cubelets Robot Blocks Now Available at Studica

Working on the belief that toys shape the way children think about the world, Modular Robotics has created Cubelets robot blocks. Easily transform these blocks into robotic creations, allowing young minds to understand interconnected systems in a simple and enjoyable way. This clever robot construction system is designed to help children become better thinkers. Snap the robot blocks together and the … Read More

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Wiring an Electric Motor with the mySTEM for NI myDAQ

kristielNational Instruments, Tutorial

How to Wire an Electric Motor with mySTEM Project Board for NI myDAQ

We’ve been working on a series of activities that explain how you can enhance the capabilities of the National Instruments myDAQ using the mySTEM Project Board. This week, we’ve got another exciting mySTEM Project Board project to share. This time around, Mark will walk you through how to wire a 12V DC motor to the mySTEM and control it using the … Read More

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