Article - 13 Apr 2018
Viatran pressure transmitters are developed using four types of pressure sensors. This is in response to field research which yields data regarding the actual requirements of different applications,...
Article - 17 Oct 2017
AZoSensors spoke to Fritz Martin, Inertial Engineering Manager at LORD Microstrain, about the features of their new inertial sensors, and how he expects them to impact the industry.
Article - 11 Oct 2017
Additive manufacturing and robotics markets have entered into a new phase of growth and this growth is being propelled by new levels of controls that enable robots to “come out of the cage” and reside...
Article - 18 Apr 2017
One of the earliest applications of sensor technology was developed and applied by Wilhelm von Siemens in 1860 in an effort to further understand the temperature sensitivity of a copper resistor, and...
Article - 1 Jul 2015
Robotic vision is similar to human vision – it provides valuable information that the robot can use to interact with the world around it.
Article - 28 Aug 2014
Technological advances in fiber optic sensors have resulted in the development of a wide range of next-generation devices that use techniques such as polarization, interference and wavelength...
Article - 27 Sep 2013
A position sensor is any device used for measuring the distance traveled by the body starting from its reference position. It measures linear or angular position in reference to a fixed point or...
Article - 9 Aug 2013
Almost all capacitive sensor applications are a measure of displacement (position change) of an object. This application details the specifics of making such a measurement and what is required to make...
Article - 4 Mar 2013
Several measurement approaches have been used to examine the performance of elite athletes today.
Article - 10 Jan 2013
Steven L. Garrett, Professor of Acoustics and Senior Scientist at Penn State University talks to AZoSensors about the application of thermoacoustic sensors to examine nuclear fuel rods.