High-performance analog IC provider austriamicrosystems has introduced its AS8510, which is a high precision data acquisition front-end IC meant for applications in automotive battery voltage, current and temperature sensing.
Roger Dube, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)’s professor in the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science has received funding from NASA for developing a monitoring system that will predict storms on Earth and Mars warn people of strong approaching storms and protect them.
Two researchers Andrea Pocar and Laura Cadonati of the University of Massachusetts Amherst are measuring geo-neutrinos – some of the most rare particles detected ever – using a device called Borexino.
The EC&M magazine has named the Delta T Alert sensor product of Delta T Engineering, a temperature monitoring electrical enclosures provider, as one of this year’s top products.
Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc will showcase ThermoPet, a non-contact thermometer for pets, during the Global Pet Expo from March 25-27 2010 at the Orlando-based Orange County Convention Center.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) researchers have discovered an Infrared Thermal Detection System (ITDS) that detects fever in patients by conducting measurements of skin temperature in a non-contact manner in a fraction of a second.
Arch Rock Corporation, a developer of IP-enabled wireless sensor network (WSN) technologies, has recently launched a range of software connectors.
A joint development project by ABB and Micropelt has resulted in the incorporation of an energy harvesting unit containing two Micropelt thermogenerators MPG-D651, each having a footprint of 6 mm2, into an ABB WirelessHART temperature transmitter unit.
Lockheed Martin (LM) has been awarded a three-year contract valued at $36.8 million by the U.S. Army to support the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor TADS/PNVS (M-TADS/PNVS) and TADS/PNVS systems for Arizona Support Center’s AH-64 Apache helicopters. The Arizona Support Center is responsible for the induction, refurbishing and modification of legacy PNVS/TADS systems for incorporation into M-TADS/PNVS.
Intelligent devices to measure consumption - make it possible to read and control power consumption, even of private households, while away from the property. This is because the increasing use of solar and wind resources will be changing the electricity supply matrix in the very near future.