Article - 3 Aug 2013
The LM80 laser level transmitter is used to measure salt in pellet form. The instrument precisely measures level, distance and position over long ranges.
Article - 22 Jul 2013
A pyrgeometer is an instrument for measuring the infrared radiation spectrum in the atmosphere, which extends from 4,5 µm to 100 µm.
Article - 20 Jul 2013
An actinometer is a device that is used to measure the intensity of solar radiation. It involves a chemistry technique that determines the number of photons by measuring the rate of change of...
Article - 29 Jun 2013
An exhaust gas oxygen sensor, also known as lambda sensor, is a device for measuring the oxygen proportion in the exhaust gas being analyzed. The sensor is part of the emissions control system and...
Article - 7 Mar 2013
Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) sensor is a gas sensor employed for measuring hydrogen sulfide. It is a metal oxide semiconductor that works by reversibly changing the resistance caused by desorption and...
Article - 4 Mar 2013
Organic materials are generally considered non-toxic, safe and biodegradable in nature.
Article - 26 Oct 2012
It is not very clear whether Geiger counters can be used for detecting radon. The Radalert 50, Radalert 100, Inspector Alert and Inspector do not measure radon gas specifically, however experiments...
Article - 24 Aug 2012
This article provides detail on a coolant temperature sensor, how it works and how to check the temperature specificity of this sensor.
Article - 6 Jul 2012
This article discusses the basic functional principle to a heat flux sensor, the different types of heat flux sensors and their applications.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
RTD Sensors (Resistance Temperature Detectors) are temperature sensors that contain a resistor that alters resistance value as its temperature changes.