Electrical System & Device Monitors

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Test System offers automated characterization.

September 20, 2016

With single output up to 40 V/3,600 A/72 kW per system, 9220 Series Low Voltage/High Current Battery Charge/Discharge Test System tests lead-acid, lead-cadmium, and other large format batteries used in energy storage systems. Dual Bay System is bi-directional requiring no additional equipment to charge or discharge unit-under-test. Built-in measurement system eliminates external measurement devices by providing time-stamped digital readings for voltage, current, and power as well as Ah and kWh. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Advance Communication Test and Measurement Solutions at ECOC 2016

September 8, 2016

400Gb/s Solutions Include Generation and Analyses of Coherent Optical Modulated Signals Required for Next-Generation Networking Highlights:

  • Keysight will show new modulations techniques, such as PAM-4, that simplify accurate receiver testing for 400GbE devices
  • Keysight will show new and enhanced solutions for creating better designs, making validation easier, and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Electrolyte Level Monitors to Meet NERC PRC-005-2 Compliance

August 12, 2016

The Complete Utility Industry Solution Milwaukee, Wisconsin - One of the most critical roles of utility companies is to ensure the health and protection of their Bulk Electric System (BES). Without proper battery testing and preventative maintenance, the Bulk Electric System is compromised. As a result, utility companies can suffer from significant revenue loss, possible safety hazards for... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Waveform Monitors, Rasterizers increase HDR and WCG support.

August 11, 2016

With field-installable software upgrade, WFM/WVR 8000 series waveform monitors and rasterizers offer support for monitoring High Dynamic Range (HDR) and ITU-R Recommendation BT.2020 Wide Color Gamut (WCG) formats. Upgrade assists camera operators, editors, and colorists in capturing and reproducing realistic video image content. Architecture fully supports 4K content throughput requirements. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Electrovaya Starts Delivery Under the Multiyear Master Service Agreement with a Fortune 1000 Company

July 28, 2016

TORONTO, Ontario - Electrovaya Inc. (TSX: EFL) (OTCQX: EFLVF) announced that it is receiving purchase orders pursuant to the earlier announced Multiyear Service Agreement (MSA) with a US based Fortune 1000, NYSE listed, OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer). Deliveries against the purchase orders have also started. The MSA relates to Electrovaya supplying Lithium Ion Battery Modules, Battery... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Joins Next Generation Mobile Networks Alliance to Advance 5G Technology

July 27, 2016

Alliance Provides Forum for Discussing 5G Test Requirement Highlights:

  • Keysight and Anite (now part of Keysight) offer leading-edge solutions for designing and testing mobile networks
  • Keysight delivers a broad set of simulation and measurement solutions for sub-6 GHz, cmWave and mmWave 5G systems
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Battery Management System uses celular communications.

July 22, 2016

With Powered by PosiCharge™ technology, Hyster Battery Tracker monitors battery health and usage to help ensure proper maintenance and warranty compliance tracking. Low-profile device stays with battery during its lifetime and uses cellular communications to deliver actionable, real-time data on key performance metrics like state-of-charge, water levels, voltage current and temperature. Email notifications alert fleet managers to potential battery issues that may affect equipment performance. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eliminate the Need for Battery Characterization and Speed Time to Market with ModelGauge(TM) m5

June 2, 2016

Maxim Integrated offers industry's first stand-alone fuel gauge with SHA-256 authentication; prevents pack cloning. SAN JOSE, Calif. - Implementing pack-side battery gauges in portable devices is now easier and more secure with the ModelGauge™ m5 portfolio of MAX17201/MAX17205 and MAX17211/MAX17215 from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM).     --  More information... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Power Tester aids EV/HEV IGBT thermal reliability assessment.

May 25, 2016

Recording all diagnostic information during use, MicReD® Power Tester 600A lets electric and hybrid vehicle (EV/HEV) engineers test power electronics for mission-critical thermal reliability and lifecycle performance. Power cycles are fully automated, and T3Ster® structure function yields non-destructive failure-in-progress data for each IGBT. Up to 8 testers can be chained together to power cycle up to 128 IGBTs simultaneously in system test. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Wireless Communications, Aerospace & Defense Measurement Solutions at the International Microwave Symposium

May 16, 2016

Keysight’s Mike Millhaem to Deliver MicroApps Keynote on mmWave Signal Propagation and the Implications for Mobile Communications Systems Highlights:

  • Keysight will showcase its 5G millimeter-wave waveform generation and analysis, 5G channel sounding, 5G beamforming, IEEE 802.11ad and IEEE 802.11ax device testing design and test tools
  • Keysight will demonstrate its... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Green & Clean

Energy Optimization System addresses distribution challenges.

May 5, 2016

Combining communication, control, and data management technologies, Energy and Capacity Optimization System monitors and manages distribution network down to circuit level. ECOS starts with planning tools to help utilities identify and prioritize problem areas and determine best solution. It then leverages data from sensors, and control of distribution equipment to perform voltage optimization, consumer load management, and solar inverter control. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Element Tester detects latent insulator defects.

May 2, 2016

Using high voltage AC pulse test stimulus signal combined with all-digital, EMF feedback voltage measurement system, Model 1657 screens out defective insulators in lead acid batteries during manufacturing. Short duration, high voltage but low energy pulsed waveform eliminates risk of heating element under test, allowing for detection of insulator holes, tears, and missing separators without damage. USB interface is standard and RS232 is available for remote control and data collection. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Laboratory Services Provides Data for the IEEE-SA Certification of a Vizimax PMU

April 27, 2016

Complying with IEEE Synchrophasor Measurement Test Suite Specification requirements,  VIZIMAX’s PMU is among the first to receive IEEE phasor measurement unit (PMU) certification. MONTREAL, QC - VIZIMAX Inc., a leading provider of advanced equipment to monitor, control and manage electric power infrastructure across multiple sectors, is proud to announce today that the IEEE Standards... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase Semiconductor Parametric, Modeling Solutions at the International Reliability Physics Symposium

April 26, 2016

What: Keysight will demonstrate some of its many semiconductor parametric and modeling solutions at the 54th International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), the world’s premier platform for presenting pioneering work in semiconductor reliability. Keysight application experts will be on hand to demonstrate the B2900A SMU and EasyEXPERT group+ software, which can control four 2-channel... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battcon 2016- Battery Tradeshow

April 6, 2016

Battcon – Stay Energized Located at The Boca Raton Resort Spa! Visit us at Booth #607 Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Eagle Eye Power Solutions will be exhibiting at booth #607 during the 2016 Battcon conference May 10th-12th in Boca Raton, FL, USA. Eagle Eye Power Solutions provides critical battery monitoring, testing charging solutions to mission-critical backup battery systems. Our products... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Current Waveform Analyzer evaluates low-power devices.

April 6, 2016

Equipped with 14.1 in. WXGA multi-touch display, CX3300 Series Device Current Waveform Analyzer enables minimum of 100 pA level dynamic current measurements with maximum of 200 MHz bandwidth, 1 GSa/s sampling rate, and 14- or 16-bit wide dynamic range. Instrument is suited for researchers struggling with high-speed transient current measurements during advanced device characterization and engineers working to reduce power/current consumption in low-power devices. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Altera Demonstrates Power and Industrial Solutions at APEC 2016

March 25, 2016

San Jose, Calif. — Altera, now a part of Intel Corporation, will demonstrate a portfolio of innovative power and industrial solutions at the Applied Power and Electronics Conference (Booth #2253) being held from March 21-24, 2015, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, California. Altera will demonstrate how its field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and Enpirion power management... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flexure-Based Galvanometer is suited for laser applications.

March 25, 2016

Able to be used in small angle applications, Harmonic Scan-15 (HS-15) moving-magnet galvo scanner uses galvanometer mirrors with 7, 10, and 15 mm apertures and can achieve scan rates of 900 Hz at small angles (1°), 500 Hz at medium angles (10°), or 100 Hz at large angles (30°). Capacitive position sensing offers smooth scanning and extended service life in challenging applications, and cross flexure pivot eliminates machine-driven noise for reduced on-axis jitter. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Self-Powered LED Meter displays AC line frequency.

March 14, 2016

Designed to measure and display AC mains frequencies from 45–65 Hz, DMR20-1-FM-R-C features 4-digit LED display with out-of-range indication and 0.01 Hz resolution. This round, self-powered, 2-wire, digital panel frequency monitor operates from 85–264 Vac and employs quartz crystal-controlled, MCU-based timing circuitry. With seamless construction on all sides, housing provides protection to IP67/NEMA 6 and supports mounting in industry-standard, oiltight, 1.2 in. round panel cutout. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Diagnostic/Monitoring System extends battery service life.

February 24, 2016

Via voltage balancing process, EquaLink calibrates charging voltage of all batteries with charger's target value to keep all batteries within optimal voltage operating range. Using integrated modules and Web-based management technology, system accurately identifies key parameters – temperature, internal resistance, and voltage – of each battery in energy storage system. Stratification detection, thermal runaway prevention, charging regulation, and overcharging prevention are standard. Read More