Radiation Sensors

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Radiometer measures very low powers down to 300 fW.

February 19, 2016

Integrating photodiode sensor and 18 Hz chopper, Model RM9-PD measures power of very low level CW or quasi CW sources with response time of 3.6 sec. Sensor is calibrated over entire range of wavelengths, from 0.2–1.1 µm, rather than single wavelength. Featuring digitally synthesized lock-in amplifier that minimizes external noise, sensor can measure power levels from 300 fW to 300 nW. Output can be displayed on any standard Ophir meter or on PC or Android smartphone or tablet. Read More

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Varian Imaging Components Business Expands RSNA Exhibit with Broader Product Offerings

December 2, 2015

Varian exhibit to feature Cardinal CT tube, MeVis CAD software, Claymount components, and flat panel image detectors for advanced digital radiography SALT LAKE CITY – Booth #4303 – The Imaging Components business of Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit a broader array of products in a new booth (#4303) at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America in... Read More

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SST Group and Intuitive Imaging Informatics Partner on Dose Tracking

November 25, 2015

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – SST Group, Inc., a leading provider of DICOM distribution solutions in the United States, is excited to announce its new partnership with Intuitive Imaging Informatics, LLC, which allows Intuitive to sell SST Group's best-of-class dose monitoring software, Radiation Dose Monitor (RDM™). RDM collects, controls, analyzes and optimizes radiation doses delivered to... Read More

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RaySafe to Showcase Benefits of Real-time Dosimetry at RSNA 2015 (Booth #1711)

November 24, 2015

Interactive Low Dose Hero Game Challenges Practitioners to Keep Their Radiation Dose Low EVERETT, Wash. - Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical company and the leading manufacturer of real-time dose monitoring solutions, will be showcasing the game, Low Dose Hero, during the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting, November 29 - December 3, 2015 in Chicago. Low Dose Hero... Read More

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Isotropic Antennas expand EMF Measurement System capability.

November 9, 2015

Compatible with select handheld analyzers, isotropic antennas employ tri-axis sensors, cover 9 kHz to 6 GHz range, and support Electromagnetic Field (EMF) radiation measurements to ensure wireless networks are in compliance with national standards for personal safety. Each of 3 sensors, positioned orthogonally inside antenna housing, transmit/receive spherical radiation pattern. Internal RF switch, MCU, and memory are controlled by firmware in Anritsu handheld analyzer via USB cable. Read More

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Installation Completed for Elekta MRI-guided Linear Accelerator at MD Anderson Cancer Center

October 16, 2015

System is first of its kind in the United States HOUSTON, – The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Elekta and Philips teams recently completed installation of the first high field (1.5 Tesla) MRI-guided linear accelerator in the United States. By early next year, the system will be operating in a non-clinical capacity. The MRI-guided linear accelerator (MR linac) is designed... Read More

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RaySafe Highlights Real-Time Radiation Dose Monitoring System at CIRSE 2015

September 30, 2015

RaySafe i2 Dosimeter to be demonstrated at the CIRSE Radiation Protection Pavilion EVERETT, Washington – Unfors RaySafe Inc., a Fluke Biomedical company and the leading manufacturer of real-time dose monitoring solutions for high-dose labs, will educate interventional radiologists about measuring and reducing their own radiation dose at the 30(th) annual Cardiovascular and Interventional... Read More

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Varian Signs Contracts to Equip Two National Proton Therapy Centers in England

July 30, 2015

CRAWLEY, England — Varian Medical Systems UK Ltd announced today it had signed contracts with the National Health Service to equip and service two new national NHS proton therapy centers in England with the Varian ProBeam® proton therapy system. Earlier this year, Varian announced that it was selected as the preferred supplier for two three-room NHS centers to be constructed in London and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Large Virginia Health Provider Selects Sectra for PACS Replacement

July 14, 2015

SHELTON, Connecticut – International medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) announces that Carilion Clinic has invested in Sectra Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) and Sectra DoseTrack to be installed throughout the enterprise. Carilion Clinic, headquartered in Roanoke, Va., consists of seven hospitals and provides health care services for one million people in... Read More

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ViewRay's MRIdian System to Be Featured at Leading Medical Physics Meeting

July 14, 2015

Users to Present on Online Adaptive and Real-Time Motion Tracking with MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy CLEVELAND – ViewRay®, a privately held medical device company, announced today that the company's MRIdian™ System, the world's first and only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that images and treats cancer patients simultaneously, will be featured in a broad selection of user... Read More

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HPGe Detectors offer high resolution at low-medium energies.

July 7, 2015

Combining low-noise back-contact with semi-planar crystal geometry, Profile SP Series P-type High-Purity Germanium Detectors are suited for wide range of demanding, radiation detection applications. For customers measuring point or large area sources with energies between 3 kev to 3 Mev, detectors provide optimal resolution performance vital in complex multi-nuclide spectrums. Detectors also feature stable, thin-front contact, allowing warm storage and simplified detector handling. Read More

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Gas and Radiation Detection Systems feature scalable design.

June 12, 2015

Capable of detecting presence of toxic gases or reduced oxygen levels in real-time, Wireless ConneXt Systems can help project coordinators and plant managers make informed decisions and quickly respond to changing conditions. Entry-level ConneXt Pack provides temporary monitoring of up to 8 devices, while ConneXt Pro offers permanent solution that can link up to 200 devices. ConneXt Plus supports up to 64 access points and features location tracking. Read More

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Radiation Survey Sensor works in X-ray energy range.

May 4, 2015

Designed to minimize need for user interaction, RaySafe X2 Survey sensor enables survey measurements in X-ray energy range and brings ability to perform leakage and scatter measurements in diagnostic X-ray applications. Manual and automatic trigger modes allow sensor to capture low dose-rate measurements in X-ray machine's primary beam, and other features include ability to switch energy response between Air Kerma (Gy or R) and Ambient Dose Equivalent (Sv). Read More

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ViewRay to Showcase World's Only Commercially Available MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System at Leading European Radiation Oncology Meeting

April 28, 2015

Presentations to Highlight MRIdian Clinical Implementation and its Role in On-table Adaptive Therapy CLEVELAND – ViewRay™, makers of the world's first and only MRI-guided radiation therapy system, announced today that the company will showcase its MRIdian System at the 3(rd) ESTRO Forum, the annual meeting of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology, being held April 24-28,... Read More

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Decision Sciences Completes Testing and Evaluation of Its Revolutionary Cargo Scanning System by U.S. Department of Homeland Security

April 17, 2015

FREEPORT, Bahamas – Decision Sciences International Corporation (DSIC), a U.S. based advanced technology provider of security and detection systems, today announced it has recently completed the final phase of the five phase system characterization of its Multi-Mode Passive Detection System (MMPDS) located at the Freeport Container Port (FCP) in the Bahamas. The system testing was conducted... Read More

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Unfors RaySafe, a Fluke Biomedical Company, Celebrates 1,000 Real-time Dosimetry System Installations

March 11, 2015

EVERETT, Washington - Unfors RaySafe, the global leader of X-ray quality assurance solutions, celebrated its 1,000th installation of the RaySafe i2 dose management system at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) in Vienna, Austria. The RaySafe i2 is an active dosimetry system that gives real-time insight about personal radiation exposure. By giving real-time, easily accessible data about... Read More

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PV Plant Monitoring Using a Data Logger

February 26, 2015

Next Industries Omnialog Data Logger Monitors Several Values CHESTERLAND OH — Customer Requirements: A customer from abroad inquired with CAS DataLoggers about a monitoring and datalogging system for a photovoltaic (PV) energy plant. Their request was not only for a device to measure current and voltage, but also to monitor environmental parameters since the plant is located in a... Read More

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University Hospitals in Cleveland Invests in Dose Monitoring Solution from Sectra as Part of Large Multi-Year Agreement

May 13, 2014

SHELTON, Connecticut — International medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B) has secured a large order with University Hospitals (UH) located in Cleveland, Ohio. The order includes a radiation dose monitoring solution and a five-year extension of the hospital's service and support contract for its medical IT solutions provided by Sectra. University Hospitals is one of Sectra's... Read More

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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

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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