News - 22 Jul 2011
Sharp has designed a proximity sensor, integrated with an ambient light sensor, the new GP2AP020A00F. This sensor is perfect for mobile devices such as smartphones due to its ultra compact size (4.0 x...
News - 24 Feb 2011
Aptina has declared that its 16megapixel MT9H004 image sensor is a finalist at the 2010 EDN Innovation Award competition. It uses the DR-Pix technology and can deliver high signal-to-noise ratio (SNR)...
Article - 2 Jul 2019
This article discusses time-of-flight distance sensor performance at different heights above water.
News - 16 Nov 2010
UV-cure compounds are available in 100 percent reactive formulations. One feature of these compounds is that they are not oxygen-inhibited and they exhibit fast curing rates at ambient temperatures...
Article - 16 Oct 2012
Since its release in 2007, the iPhone has evolved to become the most influential device in popular demand amongst a range of target markets.
News - 25 Mar 2016
The Microsoft Kinect was a boon to robotics researchers. The cheap, off-the-shelf depth sensor allowed them to quickly and cost-effectively prototype innovative systems that enable robots to map,...
News - 15 Oct 2015
Intersil Corporation, a leading provider of innovative power management and precision analog solutions, today introduced an innovative time-of-flight (ToF) signal processing IC that provides a...
News - 21 Jun 2017
The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. today announced its technology lineup for Sensors Expo 2017, taking place June 27 − 29 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose,...
News - 18 Nov 2011
TAOS has launched a digital colour sensor, which has IR filtering and proximity sensing capabilities. The newly introduced chips are the TCS3x71 and TCS3x72 Series, which are colour RGBs and proximity...
News - 11 Apr 2011
The proximity and ambient light optical sensor (VCNL4000) and the power MOSFET (SiR88DP ThunderFET 80 V) have been chosen for the En-Genius ‘Best Development in Light Sensing’ and...