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By Karmjit Sidhu, Guest Contributor

Sensors Insights by Karmjit Sidhu
How Linear Position Sensors Ensure Efficient Gas Turbine Operations
Gas turbines incorporate a variety of control valves, each performing a different function such as regulating or preventing gas flow. Linear position sensors enable precise monitoring and controlling of flow from these valves, allowing turbines to operate efficiently with minimal wasted energy. More>>

Roger's Report Card Series

By Roger H. Grace, Guest Contributor

Sensors Insights by Roger H. Grace
MEMS Commercialization Report Card, Part 10: Profitability and Venture Capital Attraction
Episode 10 completes a look at the three-legged financial stool topics of the critical success factors for MEMS commercialization. Profitability and venture capital (VC) attraction along with the Creation of Wealth are components of this concept. More>>

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January 23, 2015 | Product

The LNB15 series isolated dc/dc converters consists of single and dual output models from 1.8 Vdc to 15 Vdc. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | Product

The LTC6950, clock distributer employs the company’s proprietary EZSync output synchronization, a simple, effective method to edge-synchronize multiple outputs from either one chip or multiple chips. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | Product

The company’s International M2M cellular gateways for wireless sensors provide a cost-effective solution for international users. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | Product

The SPECTRO ARCOS high-resolution ICP-OES spectrometer lays claim to being the first and only spectrometer allowing selection of axial plasma or radial plasma observation in a single instrument without any optical compromise. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

New Tools include Automotive Trigger and Decode, Arbitrary Waveform Generator, and a Digital Voltmeter more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

Free PDF available for download through Power Magnetics' website. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

World's First Long-life, Waterproof, Reusable Bed and Chair Pads for Fall Management more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

Engineered by Dan Wiggins, Former Principal Transducer Engineer for SONOS and Opal Studio Monitors, DUBS Acoustic Filters Use a Proprietary Mechanical Process to Reduce Decibel Impact While Preserving Sound with Crystal Clarity. more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

Set-Top Data to be Combined with Cable Modem Data for New Network Diagnostic Tool for Cable Operators more>>


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January 23, 2015 | News

Market research report analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa. more>>



January 23, 2015 | Article | By Karmjit Sidhu

Gas turbines incorporate a variety of control valves, each performing a different function such as regulating or preventing gas flow. Linear position sensors enable precise monitoring and controlling of flow from these valves, allowing turbines to operate efficiently with minimal wasted energy. more>>


January 23, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Episode 10 completes a look at the three-legged financial stool topics of the critical success factors for MEMS commercialization. Profitability and venture capital (VC) attraction along with the Creation of Wealth are components of this concept. more>>


January 16, 2015 | Article | By Charles C. Chung, Paul F. Werbaneth

What are the important considerations when it comes to choosing off-the-shelf, custom, or semi-custom MEMS pressure sensors? more>>


January 9, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

This article completes the review of the interviews and provides a conclusion/summary to the topic of wealth creation in the MEMS arena. more>>


January 9, 2015 | Article | By Ryan Maley

How can IoT change our everyday lives? How will companies take part in this increasingly lucrative market? Recent announcements and initiatives by a variety of organizations demonstrate the rapidly growing interest in this exciting market. more>>


December 19, 2014 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

A continuation of the Creation of Wealth discussion with several interviews with leading MEMS entrepreneurs. more>>


December 12, 2014 | Article | By Lyes Garidi

Most of today’s electronic applications are designed to be “aware.” They usually achieve this “awareness” by using dedicated sensors or a human-interface input system, all initially relying on analog information that needs to be digitally processed by an MCU. more>>


December 5, 2014 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

The creation of wealth is one of the most important of 14 critical success factors/topics determined to be the root cause of MEMS commercialization success or lack thereof. more>>


December 5, 2014 | Article | By James Sterling

Accurate, less intrusive measurement of real-time current draw is increasingly important for many electronic systems and sensor applications. This article addresses this challenge. more>>


November 21, 2014 | Article | By Mark Pickhard

Proven and reliable reed-switch technology offers low power, tight tolerances, and precise magnetic sensitivity switchpoints. more>>



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January 9, 2015 | Blog

EMS stretchable conductive ink offers a unique solution for embedding electronics in wearable applications including clothing, accessories, and medical devices. more>>


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January 9, 2015 | Blog

As we enter a new year, we see ever increasing concerns for energy conservation, particularly in large commercial, organizational, and residential buildings. With the great strides made in sensors, particularly the wireless variety, along with energy harvesting technologies, great improvements in... more>>


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November 25, 2014 | Blog

The popup timer that comes embedded in most commercially-available turkeys is a Thanksgiving tradition. more>>


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October 20, 2014 | Blog

More evidence that the wearable electronics market is sizzling, Spanish not-for-profit Textile Industry Research Association (AITEX) is developing intelligent clothing more>>


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October 14, 2014 | Blog

Technology startup Teiimo unveils what it’s calling the world's first intelligent leather jacket that heats shoulders, back, neck, and kidneys. more>>


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October 13, 2014 | Blog

DU/ER Performance Denim essentially stops cellphone rays from penetrating skin on the other side of the denim pocket. more>>


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October 7, 2014 | Blog

Pilot Labs is panning funds for its CoinGuard Internet of Things solution for personal home security. more>>


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October 6, 2014 | Blog

According to its creator, the Newbeem power outlet uses SMART technology to completely reinvent how users connect to their homes. In addition to basic functions like turning lights on and off, this device allows users to set timing events, dim household lighting systems, protect equipment from... more>>


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October 1, 2014 | Blog

Dean Zelinsky Private Label Guitars, in conjunction with Guitars for Vets (G4V), a non-profit organization that provides free guitars and lessons to veterans struggling with post- traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), announced today the release of the official Guitars For Vets Guitar. more>>


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September 29, 2014 | Blog

There’s no doubt that wearable electronics is a booming market at the moment. Everything from truly functional health and athletic aids to novelty items draw much interest and coin. One example of a novel idea that may catch your fancy is what is being called the “first wearable beacon”, the... more>>












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