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By Matt Sigmon, Guest Contributor

Sensors Insights by Matt Sigmon
What You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Control System
Many power plants have a distributed control system (DCS) nearing the end of its useful life. Here's look at options for the best approach to DCS migration, starting with justification and ending with commissioning and startup. More>>

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By Allan Benchetrit, Guest Contributor

Sensors Insights by Allan Benchetrit
Computational Imaging Opens Door For Innovative Lens Design
Virtual lens software models optical aberrations and corrects them, while potentially reducing the need for the same number of physical lenses. More>>

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March 30, 2015 | Product

The MX-10 spotter is suitable for smaller UAV and airborne law enforcement mission profiles that are subject to operate with minimal size, weight, and power requirements. more>>


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March 30, 2015 | Product

Nickel bellows can reliably replace the angled gearbox found in cryogenic projects and applications. more>>


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March 30, 2015 | Product

The SM1120 MEMS based catheter-mountable pressure sensor features a profile of 220 µm x 75 µm and an in vivo drift performance of 2 mmHg per hour. more>>


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March 30, 2015 | Product

The LTC3887 dual output synchronous step-down dc/dc controller with I²C-based PMBus interface specifies a 70-ms power-up time... more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

Walther Trowal presents its new, groundbreaking washing machine TRT 83x37. more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

Non-Invasive Continuous Glucose Monitor Can Transmit Data to any Mobile Platform more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

Consuming One-third the Power of Existing Solutions, Atmel | SMART SAM L Family Achieves Impressive 185 EEMBC ULPBench Score more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

Object recognition technology has a unique and powerful benefit for the blind, visually impaired and elderly. more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

ProTek Devices introduces a new series of ultra-low capacitance transient voltage suppressor arrays.... more>>


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March 30, 2015 | News

Industry's first 18-V multi-channel synchronous buck converter with PMBus(TM) digital interface for space-constrained automotive and communication applications features up to 95-percent efficiency. more>>



March 27, 2015 | Article | By Allan Benchetrit

Virtual lens software models optical aberrations and corrects them, while potentially reducing the need for the same number of physical lenses. more>>


March 20, 2015 | Article | By Dr. Joseph R. Stetter, Edward F. Stetter

Where do Chemical Sensors fit in our march to trillions of sensors? One cannot imagine reaching any of these goals without being able to sense energy gases, pollutants in air and water, medical conditions that are comprised of chemical and biochemical compounds. more>>


March 13, 2015 | Article | By Erin Grossi

A focus on building performance achievement that is taking shape in the marketplace will be catalyzed by new building technologies emerging as part of the “smart building” movement, including sensors, monitors, and dashboards integrated with the building systems. more>>


March 6, 2015 | Article | By Scott Schwalbe

M2M technology is somewhere between its infancy and its early adolescence and, as kids do, is growing like crazy. more>>


March 6, 2015 | Article | By Marcus Schulte

Automotive markets serve as a burgeoning channel for IoT to take shape, especially as electronics and communication devices work their way into the structure of many new vehicle designs. more>>


February 27, 2015 | Article | By Mike Baker

A pioneering naval weapons alignment system powered by electronic sensor technology heralds a fresh wave of British innovation in military and naval applications. more>>


February 20, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Part 12 is the conclusion of the 2013 MEMS Industry Commercialization Report Card that has addressed 14 topics covering the critical success factors for MEMS commercialization. This part addresses the topic of Research and Development (R&D) and provides a summary of research findings and... more>>


February 20, 2015 | Article | By Piet De Moor

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot R&D topic and although there are many unique visions of the smart environment of the future, the IoT is not imaginary. more>>


February 13, 2015 | Article | By Edward E. Herceg

A linear position sensing technology, LVIT stands for Linear Variable Inductance Transducer. more>>


February 6, 2015 | Article | By Roger H. Grace

Executive management of most MEMS companies has come through the design engineering ladder with no formal management training. Employees can sometimes feel the effects of this lack of expertise. more>>



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March 13, 2015 | Blog

University of California at Berkeley researchers created a very thin, chameleon-like material that appears to be skin like. more>>


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March 9, 2015 | Blog

University of California, San Diego nano engineers have created a tool they believe will allow anyone to build sensors, anywhere. more>>


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February 13, 2015 | Blog

Described as a wearable device that promises to change how people share experiences, Telepathy Jumper is an eye-wear device that can be worn in front of the user’s eye or, for continued use, attached to eyeglasses or the head. more>>


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February 5, 2015 | Blog

Fear of automation taking over jobs done by humans is nothing new. As far back as the invention of the wheel ....... more>>


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February 2, 2015 | Blog

Headed by Professor Hossam Haick, a consortium is developing a device that will be able analyze a speaker’s breath for existing or impending diseases. more>>


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January 26, 2015 | Blog

Hisense claims to be the first to enter the laser-TV market with the new no-screen concept. 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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