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Vasco Polyzoev

Texas Instruments

Vasco Polyzoev is a systems engineer with TI's Sensing Products group. He received his PhD degree from University of Arizona. For questions about this article, you can contact Vasco at

Demystifying Thermopile IR Temp Sensors   February 27, 2014
By: Habib Karaki,Vasco Polyzoev

Thermopile temperature sensors offer the advantage of non-contact temperature measurement while thermopile sensors use infrared (IR) radiation versus conduction for heat transfer. Using IR thermopile sensors is not as complex as one might think.




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