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Automotive Image Recognition Processors aid ADAS implementation.

November 24, 2014

Supporting diverse Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) capabilities, TMPV7608XBG integrates 2 CoHOG accelerators that provide image recognition even in low-light and nighttime conditions. Nighttime pedestrian detection is made possible via color-based gradient analysis of images supplied by multiple full HD (2 MP) connected cameras, and structure-from-motion accelerator enables 3D reconstruction using input stream of monocular camera for detection of stationary obstacles on road surface. Read More

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Capacitive Sensors feature electronic teaching function.

November 24, 2014

Combining non-contact sensing and solid-state circuitry for aggressive environments, KI Series is suitable for sensing non-metallic objects such as liquids, plastic, glass, wood, and paper. Capacitive proximity sensors feature 30 mm stainless steel housing, 2-pushbutton setup, M12 connector, and switchpoint teaching for level applications. Using adjustment, sensors suppress residues and particles that can stick to side of vessel. LEDs confirm electronic adjustment and switchpoint. Read More

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Temperature Transmitters feature local display.

November 24, 2014

Equipped with PT1000 RTD, TD Series monitors temperature of liquids in sanitary applications such as food and beverage processing and pharmaceutical applications. Units feature 4-digit display and one-piece 316 stainless steel housing that is IP69K washdown rated with 3A authorization. Transmitters are completely assembled, calibrated, and ready to install for plug-and-play operation. Read More

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IR Combustible Gas Monitor operates in extreme conditions.

November 24, 2014

Featuring dual source design for redundancy and uninterrupted performance, PrimaX IR provides Lower Explosive Limit combustible gas detection. Possibility of obscurations due to rain, fog, dirt, dust, and other environmental conditions is minimized. Supplied in IP67-rated 316 stainless steel housing with heated optics, SIL 2-certified monitor provides 4–20 mA analog output. Environmental guard with patented clamshell design enables installation in tight locations. Read More

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Point Level Sensors ignore foam and deposit build-up.

November 21, 2014

Able to monitor level of liquids, viscous media, and powders in tanks and pipes of food and beverage processing applications, LMT Series has IP68/IP69K rating, sanitary PEEK sensing tip with food-grade surface finish, and 316 stainless steel body that ensures chemical compatibility even with harsh cleaning agents. High frequency (MHz) capacitive spectrum profiling technology enables sensor to differentiate between residue and actual product in tank as to ignore foam and deposit build-up. Read More

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Inductive Sensors are suited for use in harsh environments.

November 21, 2014

Resistant to shock, vibration, and electrical noise, inductive sensors carry IP68/IP69K ratings against water ingress and resist oils and coolants used in harsh applications. Design, which minimizes temperature drift over operating range, features sensing range tolerance to ±5%. Read More

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MEMS Accelerometer/Gyroscope withstands harsh environments.

November 20, 2014

Able to withstand use in automotive and industrial application environments, SCC2000 series consists of low-g, 3-axis accelerometer with 2 angular rate sensor options of X- or Z-axis detection and 32-bit digital SPI interface. Sensor has configurable, software-selectable, 10–60 Hz low pass filter, and 24-pin premolded plastic RoHS-compliant SOIC housing, suitable for SMD mounting, measures 15.00 x 12.10 x 4.35 mm. Combined sensor with gyro featuring up to 300°/sec range is also available. Read More

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Magnetic Sensor IC facilitates HMI implementation.

November 19, 2014

Based on proprietary Triaxis® technology, Model MLX90393 measures changes in magnetic flux density along its X, Y, and Z axes. Programmable unit employs monolithic pixel cell arrangement and enables linear sensitivity across selectable 16-bit full-scale range from ±5 mT to ±50 mT. Using SPI and I2C interfaces, engineers can access various operating modes: continuous, single measurement, wake up on change, and burst mode. Supplied in 3 x 3 mm QFN package, IC draws 2.5 µA of current while idle. Read More