Article - 16 Sep 2018
Nano-sensors are chemical or mechanical sensors used to detect and convey information about the presence of chemical species and nanoparticles.
Article - 25 Jul 2018
Measuring the percentage of water in oil (water cut) is essential for both downstream and upstream oil production. Presently, numerous technologies are used to measure water cut across a whole range...
Article - 23 Jul 2018
Environmental monitoring is necessary protect the public and the environment from toxic contaminants and pathogens. This article contains a review of monitoring techniques involving sensors.
Article - 31 May 2018
This article discusses the technology that produces empirically tested, quantitative information on the composition of compound semiconductor alloys.
Article - 27 Mar 2018
With excellent electronic properties, 2D materials can be highly conductive or have tuneable semiconductor bandgaps.
Article - 6 Oct 2017
Many types of sensor now use graphene as the response material and has become a hot area of graphene research. Despite not being the most obvious use of graphene to outsiders, it is an area in which a...
Article - 7 Sep 2017
The silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) is a radiation detector with very high sensitivity, extremely low time jitter and high efficiency.
Article - 4 Aug 2017
For years, officials have used infrared spectroscopy to detect trace amounts of performance-enhancing drugs in a blood sample or tiny bits of explosive bomb materials traveling through the air.
Article - 10 Jul 2017
Metal organic frameworks, commonly referred to as MOFs, have gathered a lot of interest in recent years and have already been implemented into various applications to date.
Article - 4 Jul 2017
Chemical sensors, of varying composition, are used across a wide range of industries to detect changes within a physical environment. Of the various compositions, graphene sensors have surged of late,...