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Dana Features Optimized Tire-Pressure Management Technology for Military Vehicles at 2015 AUSA Annual Meeting     October 13, 2015

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Automotive Lighting Market Size Worth $30.1 Billion in 2016     October 12, 2015

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Driver Assistance Systems Seeing Unprecedented Growth Say just-auto's QUBE Analysts     October 8, 2015

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New Position Sensors Assist Bridge Inspection Engineers    April 18, 2014

Article By: Edward E. Herceg

An ongoing challenge in the USA is that our transportation infrastructure is aging. Typically major bridges were built more than 50 years ago, and increasing traffic has resulted in load limits being placed on many of them. More>>

Advances in EPS Implementation through Multi-Direction Magnetic Sensing    March 28, 2014

Article By: Peter Riendeau

As the scope of tasks Hall Effect (magnetic) sensors can perform continues to expand, these sensors are becoming viable for use in everything from headlight positioning to air conditioning, and from electronic stability control to anti-lock braking systems.More>>

Significant Growth Potential for Image Sensors in Automotive Market    March 21, 2014

Article By: Robert Stead

Image sensors are experiencing significant growth potential in the automotive, sector, specifically in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).More>>

STMicroelectronics Launches Dedicated Telematics Processors to Make Vehicles Safer, Greener, and Connected    October 1, 2015

Telemaco2 family offers a set of scalable, small-footprint, automotive-grade, Linux-programmable microcontrollers. More>>

Toyota Adds Vellfire Car Model to Rollout of Microchip MOST50 Networking Devices in Toyota Infotainment Systems    September 30, 2015

MOST50 Technology Continues to Ensure High-Quality Digital Audio in Toyota Vellfire Executive-Lounge Vehicles.More>>

Toyota Continues Rollout of Microchip MOST50 Networking Devices With New Toyota Alphard Car Model’s Infotainment System    September 23, 2015

MOST50 Technology Ensures High-Quality Digital Audio Streaming in Toyota Alphard Executive-Lounge Hybrids More>>

Johnson Controls Wins 2014 General Motors Supplier of the Year and Overdrive Awards    March 12, 2015

Automotive supplier recognized for top performance for the fifth time.More>>

Delco Remy High-Output Alternators Deliver Substantial Fuel Savings     March 4, 2015

Remy International, Inc. now offers a complete line of high-output alternators, ranging from 170 to 430 Amps. More>>


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Consolidations Promise End-User Benefit    February 1, 2005

Article By: Barbara G. Goode

A few years back, Measurement Specialties, a pioneer in pressure sensing, gained recognition for an aggressive schedule of acquisitions. More recently, the company established MSI Sensors ( as a separate division and echoed history as MSI made four significant acquisitions in...More>>

Silicon Carbide Microsensors for Demanding Applications    February 1, 2005

Article By: Jeffrey M. Melzak, Chien-Hung Wu

As MEMS sensors move into more extreme environments, the search for an alternative to silicon is on. Recent advances in processing make silicon carbide (SiC) a viable and attractive choice for harsh environment microsystems.More>>

From a Roar to a Purr    January 1, 2006

Article By: Melanie Martella

One of the characteristics of luxury cars is how quiet it is within the passenger compartment. A smooth and quiet ride is an important part of the overall experience of the car."More>>

Manufacturing Automation
Kraton to Showcase Innovative Styrenic Block Copolymer Compounds For use in Fused Deposition Modeling at EuroMold 2013     December 2, 2013

Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc.,will exhibit its advancements in styrenic block copolymers (SBC) compounds for use in fused deposition modeling (FDM) applications at EuroMold 2013, Frankfurt Germany, December 3-6, 2013.More>>

An Electronic Gap Measurement System for Aircraft Applications    April 1, 2011

Article By: Bryan Manning, Robert L. Foster

The Gapman Gen3 is a next-generation, high-precision, noncontact, portable, thin-gap electronic feeler gauge that offers enhanced measurement capabilities for an expanded range of gap measurement applications.More>>

Capacitive Sensor Operation Part 2: System Optimization    June 1, 2009

Article By: Mark Kretschmar

Part 2 of this two-part article focuses on how to optimize the performance of your capacitive sensor, and to understand how target material, shape, and size will affect the sensor's response.More>>

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