Honeywell’s Basic Compensated Unamplified Board Mount Pressure Sensors

Honeywell (NYSE:HON) announced its new Basic Board Mount Pressure Sensors, Compensated, Unamplified, TBP Series. These new sensors are designed for customers who require a simple, high quality, cost-effective,…

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MEMS-based Pressure Sensor Technology in Stainless Steel Package

MEMS (microelectromechanical systems) technology is used for over 90% of the pressure sensors sold today. Usually, low-cost plastic packaging is used for these sensors. To survive harsher environments…

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Ultrasonic Sensors from Pepperl+Fuchs Provide Pushbutton Programming

Pepperl+Fuchs introduces Series IO Ultrasonic Sensors. These IO-Link compatible sensors establish a new level of versatility and convenience with simple pushbutton programming. Pushbutton programming provides fast and easy…

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New CSA Approved Explosion Proof Pressure Transducers

Now available from Gems Sensors & Controls are the 31EP and 32EP Explosion Proof pressure transducers. Building on decades of pressure sensor experience, the latest versions are approved…

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When smart vision systems meet tight control

Corsight, a smart vision system developed by NET GmbH, is also an all-round control system—the decentralized, digital image processing system is able to optimize production and logistics processes….

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Modular Optical Rotary Encoders Address Many Applications

Non-contact optical rotary encoders can address motion control applications in dynamic stages and machines in the general automation or semiconductor industries, such as a pick and place machines….

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Open Source Software To Enable Sensor Hub Implementations

Sensor Platforms, a provider of algorithmic sensor software for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices, together with ARM, a semiconductor intellectual property supplier, announce the introduction of the…

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LiDAR Sensor Addresses Mobile Mapping Applications

The Velodyne LiDAR division’s 360° HDL-32E LiDAR sensors measures Calibrated Reflectivity data. This data helps to localize license plates, street signs and lane markings within 2D pictures and…

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Customized Sensors & Components Made by Endress+Hauser

An established international supplier that extends its products and services to the North American marketplace provides new options for designers. When that supplier uses those same capabilities in…

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Enhanced Fiber Optic Position Sensor Now Offers 14-Bit Resolution

The Micronor MR330 series Fiber Optic Absolute Position Sensor System now features 14-bit single-turn resolution. The enhanced performance is accomplished via improved electronics and new firmware-based algorithm update…

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Endpoint Intelligence, Sensor Fusion

In this Frank Talk about Sensors, Randy Frank talks to Dan Rozwood, from Avnet Electronics Marketing, about endpoint intelligence. To hear the discussion, click here. For more information…

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LE550 Laser Sensor Delivers Repeatability and High-Precision Performance

€”Banner Engineering introduces the new LE550 laser sensor. Designed with linear array technology, the LE550 non-contact laser sensor provides high repeatability and accurate measurement for challenging targets ranging…

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Sense Eye Movement for Increased Safety

Autonomous vehicles have drawn a lot of attention recently. However, subtle controls that keep the driver’s eyes on the road or detect when the driver is not sufficiently…

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How Far Away are Printed Sensors?

Thinfilm, headquartered in Norway, working technology from PST Sensors has demonstrate the first printed temperature sensing system and is working towards commercialization. The company plans on delivering near-field…

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Integrated Solution for Torque and Position Sensing

Electronic power steering (EPS) contributes 3% to 4% reduction in fuel consumption in a variety of vehicles. TT Electronics’ Sensing and Control division’s integrated solution for measuring torque…

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White Papers Provide Details for Selecting Pressure Transducers

Companies put a lot of effort into developing white papers. While the paper puts the company’s products in the most desirable category, a lot of carefully researched information…

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What Does a Microcut have to do with an Airbag Sensor?

When you hear the term microcut in the context of airbag sensors, it sounds like it would refer to a very fine cut occurring in the airbag. It…

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Ultrasonic Sensor Packaging Shrinks

For most sensor applications, smaller is better, especially if performance does not suffer. With this goal, MaxBotix Inc. designed its UCXL-MaxSonar-WR-series sensors building on the success of its…

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RFID for Industrial Applications

RFID designed for consumer and commercial applications may not be the right choice for a production environment to convey sensor and other data. To help users avoid the…

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New Angle Sensors With 10 Output Choices

Novotechnik, U.S. introduces the RFC4800 Series of touchless rotary angle sensors that provide absolute, rotary position. Output options for analog, digital, redundant and switch outputs are standard. The…

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OMEGA ENGINEERING Introduces Compact RTD Temperature Sensors

This RTD plug sensor is ideal for pressure vessel applications, pressurized containers and applications requiring a temperature sensor with an NPT mounting fitting. The single element design has…

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Conference Addresses Smart Systems Integration

The Smart Systems Integration 2014 Conference (SSI 2014) will take place in Vienna Austria on March 26-27 and address the integration issues of miniaturized systems that use microelectromechanical…

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Modular Pressure Transducer Provides Flexibility

A pressure sensor can provide the right measurement if it addresses critical application criteria. To address several application requirements, Measurement Specialties M5200 uses a modular design concept. For…

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New LA-25-A LVDT linear position sensor by Alliance Sensors Group

H. G. Schaevitz LLC, Alliance Sensors Group is proud to release its LA-25-A series LVDT linear position sensors, designed to handle extreme industrial environments. Available in ranges from…

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Single Unit Controls Bidirectional Mass Flow and Pressure

Alicat Scientific, Inc. designers wanted to replace separate instruments and allow researchers to make rapid changes to experimental setups. Their answer was the MCD-Series bidirectional mass flow and…

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