Article - 30 Oct 2014
This article provides an insight into how capacitive position sensors are used for displacement measurements.
Article - 23 Sep 2014
Component condition monitoring is crucial to reduce machine downtime and lower operating costs. Industrial vehicles are exposed to variable operating conditions, which deteriorate their performance...
Article - 4 Apr 2014
A strain gauge is a device that shows variable electrical resistance when exposed to external forces or strain.
Article - 6 Nov 2013
Inductive sensors are designed based on the needs of proximity sensor technology, to detect metallic or conductive parts without physical contact or where access is difficult.
Article - 31 Oct 2013
A new generation of intelligent or smart sensors is fast replacing basic sensors across the spectrum of industries. An intelligent sensor comprises a sensing element, an analog interface circuit, a...
Article - 1 Mar 2013
Detection of atomic and subatomic particles such as neutrons is usually carried out using the signature produced by these particles.
Article - 7 Feb 2013
Seyed Paransun, Vice President and General Manager, Sensor and Actuator Solutions Division at Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., talks to AZoSensors about Xtrinsic Pressure Sensors.
Article - 14 Aug 2012
This article discusses the oil pressure sensors that are used in automobiles.
Article - 22 Jun 2012
Hall Effect sensors are commonly used in the automotive industry and can be found on most vehicles to measure the position of the crankshaft or camshaft.
Article - 8 Jun 2012
This article discusses different types of vehicle speed sensors (vss), basic functionality, and applications for vss.