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,...
Article - 21 Nov 2013
In art history and restoration technology, infrared analysis has been applied to identify the physical state of a painting and the existence of underdrawings.
Article - 8 Nov 2013
Image sensors are instruments used for converting optical images into electronic signals. The global image sensors market has grown immensely due to technological advancements in the last decade. This...
Article - 7 Oct 2013
An infrared sensor is an electronic instrument that is used to sense certain characteristics of its surroundings by either emitting and/or detecting infrared radiation.
Article - 19 Dec 2012
This article is part of a series on sensing the human body, this particular piece discusses electronic taste sensors.
Article - 26 Oct 2012
Certain Geiger counters especially previous designs need calibration for making sure that the readings are accurate. The instruments from International Medcom include innovative design techniques and...