A clever new sensor system will be deployed at the Clositers Museum in New York, but it may not be easily seen. Dozens of tiny sensors will protect the works of art displayed in the museum using a network of wireless environmental sensors.
The public sector, private companies and universities have been involved in establishing a new sensor knowledge exchange hub in Scotland.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded the Greater Research Opportunity (GRO) Fellowship to 40 undergraduate students in the country.
A team of engineers and geologists from the University of the Philippines (UP)-Diliman, has installed the landslide monitoring equipment in the catastrophic regions of Benguet. The objective of the experts is to improve the preparation to avoid a landslide in vulnerable communities. This landslide sensor system was mounted in Barangay Longlong, Sitio Becktey in Puguis town.
The Queensland University of Technology’s (QUT) Gardens Point roof has been installed with a solar-powered nano sensor station.
Unilever has been working on developing a Lifebuoy soap bar sensor as part of its initiative to change consumers’ behavior.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have come up with an algorithm that enables robotic environment sensors to focus more on the environment parameters that change often, and at the same time monitor parameters that change at a slower rate.
Gene Eidson lead researcher of The Intelligent River project, which aims at monitoring the water conditions along the Savannah River, recently came up with a wireless sensor and the software that could monitor and transmit the environmental data.
On-Ramp Wireless declared the Smart Grid and infrastructure-monitoring equipment, known as the Remote Monitoring Unit (RMU), is now available in the market.
The ESNA project enables high effective networking based on cheap wireless sensors in a wide range of business applications – from more comfortable and energy-efficient environmental controls to precision monitoring of agricultural resources.