Radiation Sensors

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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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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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Digital Light Source suits compliance testing applications.

September 12, 2008

Designed for cockpit display backlights where lighting changes from tungsten and fluorescent to solid-state LEDs, RS-5NVIS Digital Light Source tests and calibrates ANVIS radiometers and spectroradiometers. It features light level setting to 1 part in 65,535 in absolute, NIST-traceable, ANVIS radiance and luminance units, as well as linearity deviation of less than 0.25% rms. Unit is equipped with manual control and ASCII computer interface control via built-in RS-232 port. Read More

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Mobile Radioisotope Detector is light weight and portable.

August 1, 2008

Utilizing Sandia National Laboratory fit2db spectroscopic identification technology, Matrix ARIS Mobile Detection System offers real-time results for radiation survey, patrol, and isotope identification. It consists of gamma and neutron probes, ARIS radioisotope identification system, and rugged laptop. Lightweight design allows for easy mounting into any standard SUV, boat, or other vehicle, as well as portable packaging such as large suitcase. Read More

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Object/Tool Monitors offer minimum detectable activities.

May 27, 2008

Cronos-4 and Cronos-11 Gamma Monitors contain 6 large volume plastic detectors to achieve virtual 4 pi gamma contamination monitoring of objects/tools when exiting radiological zone at nuclear facility. Software includes capability for calibration vs. weight and user-definable transmission correction factors for activity determination. Offered with built-in weighing scale with removable tray for decontamination, Cronos-4 has internal volume of 129.5 L, while Cronos-11 has 325.1 L. Read More

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Flight Support Service offers automatic dosimetry reporting.

March 20, 2008

Flight support service has automatic dosimetry reporting capability that allows operators to track exposure of flight crews to potential radiation. Users can configure their accounts to collect and report dosimetry data on weekly basis. Radiation exposure is calculated by integrating each individual's flight records over time-routes, times, and altitudes with known data and geographic measurements of actual cosmic/solar radiation levels at time of flights. Read More