Second Wind has introduced the Triton Sonic Wind Profiler, which is a remote sensing system deploying sodar to measure wind. Sodar is a technology that detects sound and range of wind in a wind turbine.
The waterworks company at St. Petersburg, Russia, has made an unusual move by using a snail-paced solution to pollution woes.
Developing on its OceanStar system, Fastwave has entered into collaboration with L-3 Communications to develop commercial solutions for a networked underwater data acquisition system (NUDAS) that is incorporated with the Iridium satellite system.
The sprinkler systems and the freezing environment in some North Texas regions have created icy and adverse driving conditions.
Baumer, a manufacturer of sensor solutions, announced the launch of a new range of inductive sensors that are suitable for distance measurement and object identification.
Precision Measurement Engineering, a developer of oceanographic and limnologic instrument design, has provided a LakeESP sensor monitoring buoy to the US Geological Survey in 2010. The device will be deployed at the Great Salt Lake.
In a bid to meet NASA’s endeavor to detect levels of aerosol in the earth’s atmosphere, Raytheon will install aboard Glory, a NASA spaceship, a sensor, called the Aerosol Polarimetry Sensor.
AWS Convergence Technologies has decided to relaunch the WeatherBug under a new brand name Earth Networks. The company plans to put in $25 million towards creating a sensor network that will have in its first phase about 100 observation posts.
The Global Observer UAV surveillance aircraft of the U.S. Air Force has accomplished its initial flight test recently. The advanced aircraft, developed after six years of persistent efforts, features a wingspan of about 56.5 meter or 175 feet and four electrically activated propellers.
An advanced study has been carried out in fruit flies by Ziv Bar-Joseph at Carnegie Mellon University for significantly utilizing wire-free sensor grids and for executing various disseminated computing purposes.