Radiation Sensors

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radioisotope Leak Testing helps prevent latent failures.

March 31, 2014

Used to detect unforeseen defects in sealed hybrids and MCMs, Krypton-85 radioisotope leak testing meets military standards 750 1071.10 and 883 1014.14. Krypton-85 screening with Radiflo Mark VI Pressurization Unit involves 6 x 20 in. test chamber, which can apply pressures up to 110 psia for testing hermetically sealed packages. Suited for military and aerospace applications, testing helps eliminate risks and reduce potential latent failures. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Isotope Identifier offers Android smartphone interface.

March 13, 2014

Able to store 10,000+ event files, Model SAM 945 (SAM III) combines spectroscopic isotope identification with ANSI detailing, GPS location, and photography in each report. Ruggedized design, with all cabling and detector probes housed in IP65 rubberized enclosure, can withstand 3 ft drop, and Android platform interface offers controls for collecting spectra and identifying isotopes. Additional features include laser pointer, LED flashlight, and Bluetooth® alarms with various ringer tones. Read More

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

Weather Stations target solar energy plants.

October 11, 2013

Designed for meteorological monitoring at solar energy plants, Weather Stations feature Weather MicroServer in weatherproof enclosure with panel temperature and solar radiation sensor. Solar 1 adds Orion all-in-one sensor with ultrasonic wind direction and speed measurements, impact rain sensor, and capacitive RH, temperature, and barometric pressure readings. Solar 2 features mechanical wind sensors, temperature and humidity sensors in radiation shield, and solid state barometric pressure sensor. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Spectroscopic Radiation Monitor increases screening efficiency.

August 6, 2013

Used for primary radiation screening of trucks, vehicles, containers, trains, and air cargo, Detective-SPM-16 incorporates large area high purity germanium (HPGe) and non He-3 neutron detectors. Functionality helps detect and identify nuclear threats while minimizing nuisance alarms at Ports of Entry. Auto-calibration and auto-alarm features, as well as design that is environmentally hardened towards low and high temperature operation, help minimize maintenance over life of system. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Radiation Meter is designed for portability, sensitivity.

November 15, 2012

Using Geiger-Muller tube detector for scanning lab work areas and clothing for traces of radioactivity after cleanup, 5 ½ x 2 7/8 x 1 ½ in. Model 840024 emits chirping sound with each count that increases with radiation intensity. Adjustable auto power off can be disabled, and 95 dB audible alarm can be set at any point within meter's ranges of 0.1–199.9 uSv/hr and 0.1–19.99 mRem/hr. Accuracy is ±15%, and energy response is 30 K eV to 1.5M eV for beta, gamma, and X ray radiation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radiation Detection Module promotes security via integration.

November 13, 2012

Part of Detective-ASP (Advanced Spectroscopic Portal) Series of nuclear identifiers for Homeland Security and other industrial radiation detection applications, IDM-200 Interchangeable Detector Module was developed from high-purity Germanium (HPGe) gamma-ray detection technology. Scalable radiation detection module, able to be integrated within new and existing security applications, offers such features as auto-calibration, hot-swap replacement, and continuous-duty operation. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Food Screening System measures radioactivity.

August 20, 2012

Based on sodium iodide detector, FoodGuard-1 Food Screening System v2 provides rapid screening of both liquids and solid foodstuffs. Portable unit delivers calculations with percentage of maximum permitted concentration and audible alarms that warn of samples that exceed user-set percent of MPC. Designed primarily as front-line response for food producers, importers, and exporters, Version 2 offers multi-language support, mobility option, and ability to adapt to changing regulatory requirements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Weather Monitoring System uses optional PAR sensor.

August 3, 2012

Added to any CWS weather station with Weather MicroServer, quantum sensor option enables system to measure Photosynthetically Active Radiation (PAR) in spectral range of 400-700 nm. Sensor is useful for applications such as greenhouse management in agricultural operations. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Food Examination Kit measures radiation levels.

May 31, 2012

Supplied in Pelican-Style hard wheeled case, Model 971 Food-SSAFE Kit utilizes NaI detector and software algorithm to measure and report nuclear radiation found in fish and meat products, liquids, and soil samples. Food products are placed in Marinelli beaker then insulated with lead shield. Data is collected in Model 970 Multi-Channel Analyzer and then processed with NOMAD micro-PC. In addition to displaying results in real-time, kit can store results for future analysis. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radioisotope Identification System features portable design.

May 8, 2012

Integrating into any mobile asset for wide area search applications, Detective-200(TM) HPGe System resists shock, dust, and moisture and is designed for IP67 compatibility. System offers portable chokepoint monitoring with auto identification features and stackable configuration that can be placed at road sides, pedestrian entryways, and vehicle entry locations. Installed on marine vessels, system provides effective radionuclide identification out to 20 m. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Weather Server monitors solar panel arrays.

March 14, 2012

With 2 ISO second-class compliant solar radiation sensors as options, Weather MicroServer can provide efficiency monitoring for solar panel arrays. Kipp and Zonen and Hukseflux thermopile-based sensors can be mounted horizontally for global radiation measurement or at plane of array for PV solar applications. Used in conjunction with weather stations, Weather MicroServer offers Internet and Industrial protocols for applications including XML, FTP, Modbus/OPC, and SNMP. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Communication Systems & Equipment

Radiation Isotope Identifier is offered with wireless adapter.

February 20, 2012

Designed for SAM Isotope Identifiers, WiFi-SAM Kit provides continuous data feed over local WiFi networks to network administration or management team. Isotope Identifiers are used by first responders or Hazmat technicians who may desire guidance from Radiation Safety or Health Physics management. By integrating WiFi in SAM 940 Defender and SAM 940 Revealer, multiple experts can view data concurrently and in real-time. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Handheld Radiation Meter enhances safety via sensitivity.

July 11, 2011

Suited for detecting environmental/industrial contamination, DX-2b detects gamma, beta, and X-rays. Its military-grade GM tube detects all gamma and beta isotopes released by nuclear power plants, such as iodide and cesium. Offering one-button operation to facilitate use by nontechnical persons, meter uses 200 Vdc, Geiger Müller tube detector and provides visual and audible warnings. This 3¼ x 6¾ x 1½ in. unit is powered by 9 V battery, which lasts 50 hr at normal background levels. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radiated Immunity Test System covers MIL-STD 461 requirements.

May 20, 2011

Used to conduct radiated susceptibility tests, AS18027 produces fields up to 50 V/m at 1 m from 1-18 GHz. Automated system comprises dual-band, solid-state amplifiers; signal generation and control equipment; frequency matched and dedicated antennas; and SW1007 EMC test software. Equipment is housed in EMI-shielded rack, designed to be kept inside chamber, and capabilities for safety interlock allow single switch to be monitored and all RF generation inside chamber to be disabled. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Handheld Radiation Meters indicate harmful exposure levels.

March 17, 2011

Powered by 9 V battery that lasts 50 hr at normal background levels, DX-1 and DX-2 detect gamma, beta, and X-ray radiation for Homeland Security as well as environmental and industrial contamination applications. Products use Geiger-Mueller tube detector and offer one-button operation. Warnings are provided via compressed-scale meter and audible clicks from internal speaker. Alarm triggers when radiation levels exceed 10 mR/hr, increasing in frequency in proportion to radiation level. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Solid State Sensor detects x-rays and gamma rays.

February 3, 2010

Based on Cadmium Zinc Telluride detector technology, eValuator(TM)-1000 Solid State X-ray and Gamma-ray detector features energy range of 20-130 keV and operates in temperatures from 5-50°C. Measuring 2.5 x 1.25 x 3.25 in., unit includes high-voltage power supply and power/count/error LED indicator. CdZnTe detectors offer power input of 5-15 V and positive TTL pulse analog bipolar signal of ±4 V max. Vertically or horizontally mounted, it is suitable for various gauging and inspection applications. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

X-ray Test Tools assure quality of diagnostic imaging systems.

December 21, 2009

Offering choice of handheld display or laptop interface, both of which are wireless, TNT 12000 X-Ray Test Tools come with all-in-one-exposure solid-state detector, DoseMate dosimeter, ion chambers, and optional mA/MAs invasive shunt or non-invasive clamp device. Tools provide solution for any X-ray test protocol, assuring quality and safety of diagnostic x-ray imaging systems. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radiation Detection System features single-button operation.

December 17, 2009

With LFM-3 Portal Radiation Detection System, operators can interpret full range of radiation data in waste materials, stopping radioactive materials from entering landfill sites. System consists of 2 lead shielded Nal (TI) scintillation detectors with integral electronics shock-mounted in separate weatherproof PVC housings that withstand harsh environments. Connected by cable to digital electronics package with LCD display, detectors can discriminate low, medium, and high gamma energies. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Radiation Dose Measuring Kit suits smaller facilities.

December 16, 2009

Thermo Scientific Dosimetry Solution is used to monitor and keep track of direct or indirect exposure to radiation in facilities where employees face exposure as part of their regular routine. Components include electronic personal dosimeters (EPDs), EPD configuration software, and reader that records EPD data. Working together, they enable automatic monitoring to help ensure healthy work environment. Kit can be customized for specific application requirements. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Green & Clean

Portable Solarimeters measure and spot check solar power.

November 10, 2009

Providing instantaneous, average, min/max values, and hold function, Models SL100 and SL200 can calculate energetic exposure, evaluate generated electric power, and ensure optimum orientation of solar panels. Units include solar cell as well as internal memory features. Graphic software is available. Read More