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Small Profile Linear Encoder Includes Advanced Features

With a size of only 36mm x 13.5mm x 14.8mm, RSF Elektronik’s MS 15 optical kit linear encoder could have the industry’s smallest mechanical profile – it also…

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Lighting Management IC Integrates Sensor

Integration of sensor technology to accomplish or simplify specific tasks is among the innovations that can be expected as Internet of Things (IoT) concepts are exploited. Integration at…

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Painless Sensor Prototyping with USB-based Kits

Need to prototype a design? Phidgets could be the answer to get you started. The company offers a variety of sensors and control kits that can be developed…

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Use Smartphones to Check Pressure Readings

With its Bluetooth® Smart certification, Transducers Direct’s CirrusSense sensor simplifies remote reading of pressure/temperature in a variety of applications. Unlike the barometric pressure that may be in your…

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NFC Sensor Transponder Addresses Internet of Things Applications and More

The close proximity required for the Near Field Communication (NFC) technique makes it an interesting alternative and supplement to Bluetooth wireless technology. With its RF430FRL15xH system-on-chip (SoC) family,…

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New MEDUSA development platform for battery-free wireless sensors and actuators

The Medusa from Farsens S.L., San Sebastián, Spain is a development platform for UHF RFID battery-free devices. The Medusa includes an ANDY100 chip with EPC C1G2 communication and…

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LR-19 series LVIT inductive linear position sensor

H. G. Schaevitz LLC Alliance Sensors Group has expanded its sensor product offering by adding a line of LR-19 Series Inductive Linear Position Sensors; contactless devices designed for…

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Development Kits Simplify Industrial Systems IoT Access

Development kits for access to the Intent of Things (IoT) can greatly expedite a company’s involvement. Specifically targeting industrial systems access, Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) offers a suite…

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Digital Barometric Pressure Sensor Boasts ±1m Accuracy

Applications such as weather forecasting, altitude measurement, indoor navigation with floor level tracking, require accurate barometric pressure measurements. To address these applications within the increasing constraints of less…

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Accelerometers Address Vibration Measurements

The Model 1510 Series of variable capacitive accelerometer from target vibration measurements in aerospace, automotive, energy, industrial, oil & gas, and test & measurement applications. The MEMS sensors…

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Temperature Sensor Responds Quickly in Harsh Environments

Optimized for use in automotive temperature probes, the NTCLE213E3…, a new series of epoxy-coated mini sensors from Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. use NTC thermistor technology and are AEC-Q200-qualified. Targeting…

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Directly Digitize Temperature Readings with Digital Temperature Measurement IC

With its LTC2983 digital temperature measurement IC, allows users to directly digitize RTDs, thermocouples, thermistors and external diodes with 0.1°C accuracy and 0.001°C resolution. Provided absolute microvolt level…

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Sensor Provides Choice of Temperature Range

Dynamic programmability in TURCK’s newest TTM sensor line allows the user to set the temperature range required for the application. In addition to more specific temperature control, programmability…

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Pressure Sensors Designed for Demanding Conditions

Measuring drilling fluid pressure and flow to keep oil field equipment operating while preventing damage or equipment failures requires specially designed pressure sensors. Honeywell’s 435 and 437 Wing…

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Join the Wearable Sensor Frenzy with Wearable Sensor Hub Evaluation Kit

If you want to develop a cool wearable sensing innovation, the TAG-N Wearable Sensor Hub Evaluation Kit developed by QuickLogic Corporation could be for you.  The kit includes…

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Smart Fabric Sensors Make Physical Measurements

Existing wearable sensors measure physiology (EKG, EMG), electrical conductivity or breathing. In contrast, patented, proprietary monolithic fabric sensor technology from Bebop Sensors Inc. allows physical measurements including bend, location,…

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Give Sensor-Based Gifts This Holiday Season

I love sensing technology but that would not impress anyone on my shopping list. However, products with sensors are cool and do things that could not be done…

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Report Reveals Details of MEMS Gyroscope

Automotive applications are well known for their stringent quality requirements. At the same time, MEMS gyroscopes have been touted as solutions to and suitable for automotive application requirements…

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Report Reveals Details of MEMS Gyroscope

Automotive applications are well known for their stringent quality requirements. At the same time, MEMS gyroscopes have been touted as solutions to and suitable for automotive application requirements…

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Internet of Tomorrow on Tour

In Freescale Semiconductor’s Internet of Tomorrow traveling roadshow, Iain Galloway, Technology Strategy Manager, discusses home healthcare products that provide wireless connectivity to pressure sensor, pulse blood and oxygen…

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Internet of Tomorrow on Tour

In Freescale Semiconductor’s Internet of Tomorrow traveling roadshow, Iain Galloway, Technology Strategy Manager, discusses home healthcare products that provide wireless connectivity to pressure sensor, pulse blood and oxygen…

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New Single-Axis Bulk Acoustic Wave Gyroscope Offers Application Advantages

At the MEMS Industry Group Executive Congress US 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona, Edgar Masri, CEO and president of Qualtré discusses the company’s newest single-axis bulk acoustic wave (BAW)…

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New Single-Axis Bulk Acoustic Wave Gyroscope Offers Application Advantages

At the MEMS Industry Group Executive Congress US 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona, Edgar Masri, CEO and president of Qualtré discusses the company’s newest single-axis bulk acoustic wave (BAW)…

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2013 Commercialization Report Card for MEMS – Free

At the MEMS Industry Group Executive Congress US 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona, Roger Grace, president of , a MEMS marketing consultant, announces the availability of and explains the…

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Frank Talk About Sensors: A New Sensor Interface Specification

In this Frank Talk About Sensors, Sensor Tips’ Randy Frank gets input about the recently announced I3C Sensor Interface Specification from Peter Lefkin and Ken Foust from the…

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