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Sensors Insights by Harold Schaevitz What Is LVIT And Where Does It Fit Into The Sensor World?

By Harold Schaevitz, Guest Contributor

LVITs, Linear Variable Inductive Transducers, have been around for more than 30 years, and are a disruptive technology due to their relatively low cost and flexibility to be packaged in many different forms. More>>



February 5, 2016 | Product

Simple Step and Direction Interface Makes MicroStepping Easy and Accurate more>>


February 5, 2016 | Product

TVS Diodes upscreened for use in aerospace, military, industrial and medical applications, customizable upscreening and sorting process flows also available. more>>


February 5, 2016 | Product

HHTP21 handheld particulate, humidity and temperature meter enables proactive measuring of fine and course particle pollution. more>>


February 5, 2016 | Product

MagnePot 8510 Series serves high-reliability markets including industrial, medical and aviation/aerospace more>>


February 5, 2016 | Product

Wireless Local Alert devices serve to dramatically change how critical sensor network notifications can be received. more>>


February 5, 2016 | News

Dimming capability added to powerful small commercial automation system more>>


February 5, 2016 | News

Precision ALD EPAD enhancement mode arrays offer industry’s vastly improved gate threshold control to enable highly accurate normally-on circuits for sensors and detectors more>>


February 5, 2016 | News

Bang & Olufsen unveils innovative way of connecting its products with all other technology products in the home through an open, cloud-based architecture called BeoLink SmartHome. more>>


February 5, 2016 | News

Report presents the accurate modeling of each of the 5mm QFNs 32 pins to 40GHz using a combination of Ansys HFSS 3D simulation and precision Modelithics measurement data. more>>


February 5, 2016 | News

FIPA’s long-life SP-BX Series Varioflex bellows suction cups deliver a perfect seal on surfaces ranging from oil-free metal sheets to hot injection-molded plastics, & even rough or uneven surfaces. more>>

February 4, 2016 | Article | By Harold Schaevitz

LVITs, Linear Variable Inductive Transducers, have been around for more than 30 years, and are a disruptive technology due to their relatively low cost and flexibility to be packaged in many different forms. more>>

January 29, 2016 | Article | By Alex Curtiss

A metal machining company may be able to make your plastic part, but chances are it will not work properly. more>>

January 22, 2016 | Article | By Al Hamilton

Until recently, oilfield operating parameters were typically monitored manually, however remote wireless monitoring enhances productivity and protects the environment. more>>

January 15, 2016 | Article | By Alicia Asin

Monitoring the environment with Waspmote sensor technology and Cloud analytics helps Indonesian farmers improve cocoa production and face climate change. more>>

January 15, 2016 | Article | By Louis de Smet

Compared to gas-phase applications, immersing IDEs in water induces additional effects that make the capacitive read-out extremely complex. more>>

January 8, 2016 | Article | By Karmjit Sidhu

In humid and wet environments, challenges are posed on how to operate the pressure sensor without allowing water into the back end of the sensors, causing the device to malfunction. more>>

January 8, 2016 | Article | By Cees Links

A new way to market sensors to the Smart Home more>>

December 18, 2015 | Article | By Greg Montrose

If not properly specified to handle extreme environmental conditions, pressure transmitters can fail prematurely and cause catastrophic equipment failures. more>>

December 11, 2015 | Article | By Darrell Benke

Smartphones have become the target platform for ubiquitous sensor technology. Few are aware of the quantity and sophistication of sensors in today’s smartphones. more>>

December 4, 2015 | Article | By David LaVine

What cost concerns should designers think about when prototyping an embedded controller. more>>


February 5, 2016 | Blog

For the third consecutive year, Sensors Expo & Conference has been named to Trade Show Executive's Fastest 50 list as one of the fastest growing shows in the nation. more>>


February 3, 2016 | Blog

Martin Winston, Editor of Newstips Bulletin, needs some sensor help with his project. more>>


February 2, 2016 | Blog

Fur covered sensor has long been a standard instrument for meteorologists and media professionals alike. more>>


February 1, 2016 | Blog

E-Cigarette filling and assembly robotic dispensing system streamlines production process. more>>


January 29, 2016 | Blog

Light bulb burns on when the power goes out. more>>


January 18, 2016 | Blog

Wireless module and smartphone app allows control of a roach and human motor movements. Can we go a step or two further? more>>


January 15, 2016 | Blog

Knowing what users want in smart devices is equally, if not more important than knowing how to design them. more>>


January 11, 2016 | Blog

Department of Homeland Security Announces The 2016 Cyber Student Volunteer Initiative more>>


January 8, 2016 | Blog

Sony introduces reference model turntable that combines the emotional connection of vinyl with the convenience of digital music. more>>


January 7, 2016 | Blog

To be launched on T-Mobile and AT&T networks, Orbi Mini Clip-Phone Tracker needs an Indiegogo Campaign to Fund It? more>>

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