Sensors and Transducers

Kistler at automatica 2022: comprehensive range of needs-oriented solutions for Smart Factories

From components, comprehensive software solutions and service concepts to automated complete solutions: the Kistler Group will showcase its wide-ranging portfolio of joining, measuring and process monitoring systems at this year’s automatica exhibition in Munich from 21 to 24 June. At booth 205 in hall B5, the company will be unveiling …

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Precision Acoustic unveils huge online resource for engineers and customers

A dynamic website to help the science and engineering industry discover more about acoustic and ultrasound measurement products and services has been launched. The fresh-looking, easy-to-navigate online platform by Precision Acoustics – a leading manufacturer of acoustic measurement products – is part of an exciting re-branding project by the company, …

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Safety and consistency delivered by advanced sensor technology

Semiconductors have changed the way we live and continue to play a key role in our future. As the number of production facilities increase, so the potential for harmful emissions also rises. Sensor technology supports the semiconductor industry by enabling consistency and uniformity, while at the same time protecting those …

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Differentiate your industrial control system from the crowd

A recent study by Ericsson found that almost two thirds of manufacturers believe their company will be at least 80 per cent automated in the next ten years. This transformation will not be possible without industrial control systems, which are the mechanism behind automated machine independence and motion. Here, Richard …

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Precision Acoustics opens young minds to the wonders of acoustics

Three members of staff from Precision Acoustics visited Sunninghill Preparatory School in Dorchester, as part of the school’s Science Week. The week is designed to introduce school children to all areas of science, make it an engaging subject and, for older students, help them to understand what career pathways are …

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What can ASICs do for the smart cities of the future?

According to the United Nations, we can expect 68 per cent of the global population to live in urban areas by 2050. To cope with this increase, cities are focusing on the use of technology to improve equity for residents, facilitate more sustainable living and encourage better use of resources. …

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Analog Devices showcases broad portfolio of sensor solutions at Sensor+Test 2022

Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) will participate in SENSOR+TEST 2022, to be held in Nuremberg, Germany from May 10 to 12, 2022. Building on its capabilities of measurement in the electrical, magnetic, optical and mechanical domains, ADI will show how it delivers sensor solutions in applications ranging from electric vehicle and …

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Production of silicon pressure sensors expanded

Endress+Hauser has expanded its centre of competence for silicon pressure sensors in Stahnsdorf near Berlin, Germany at a cost of more than 12 million euros. A new production hall was added to the existing building to serve the growing demand for silicon pressure instrumentation. The expansion also includes a new …

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New APC1 combines air quality, pollution, temperature and humidity sensors in one compact device

The new APC1, launched today by ScioSense, is the smallest all-in-one combo sensor that accurately tracks up to 20 air quality parameters, APC1 also detects particulate matter (PM1.0, PM2.5 and PM10) as small as 0.3 microns. It precisely measures particulate matter and aerosols, volatile organic compounds, temperature and humidity. It leverages …

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Active protective textile switches off laser

JUTEC provides an active laser protection textile which gives an enhanced extra level of safety when compared to passive textile protection. The active textiles ensure that the laser is switched off in an emergency. The active sensor is part of the protective fabric, and this is connected to the laser’s …

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