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Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Nexus DR Digital X-Ray Imaging System

September 20, 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 15, 2016 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market the Nexus DR, a high resolution imaging system for X-ray imaging using a digital X-ray detector. The Nexus DR is designed to replace conventional film techniques, or existing digital systems, in multipurpose or... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Submersible Sensor accurately monitors UV transmittance.

September 12, 2016

Suited for municipal wastewater applications, UVT-LED-SW UV Transmittance Sensor provides continuous monitoring for accurate UV disinfection dosing. Unit is mounted directly to wall of any open channel system, taking automatic measurements every 60 seconds. Sensor directly outputs 4-20 mA signal, integrating into variety of process monitoring systems without transmitter or controller. Integrated Teflon wiper delivers swift cleaning cycle before each reading, preventing fouling and build-up. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vishay Intertechnology to Demonstrate Leading Ambient, Proximity, UV, and RGBW Light Sensors at Sensors Expo & Conference 2016

June 13, 2016

MALVERN, Pa. - June 8, 2016 - The Optoelectronics group of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced its technology lineup for Sensors Expo Conference 2016, taking place June 21-23 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. In booth 419, Vishay will provide demonstrations of its leading ambient, proximity, ultraviolet (UV), and RGBW light sensors for consumer,... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Integrated UV Light Sensor delivers optimized sensitivity.

May 6, 2016

Designed to convert solar UV light intensity to digital data, VEML6075 provides measurement of signal strength and allows for true UVI calculation in portable/mobile devices and weather stations. Incorporated IC has 5 sensitive areas, and Filtron technology optimizes UV sensitivity and linearity. Offering individual UVA and UVB channels with 16-bit resolution and respective sensitivity of 365 and 330 nm, product comes in 2.0 x 1.25 x 1.0 mm, 4-pin OPLGA package with I²C bus interface. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Yorker Electronics Features Vishay UVA and UVB Light Sensor with I²C Interface

May 2, 2016

NORTHVALE, NEW JERSEY – New Yorker Electronics is now distributing Vishay’s VEML6075 UVA/UVB Light Sensor, a Vishay Super 12 Product for 2016. The VEML6075 senses UVA and UVB light and incorporates photodiode, amplifiers and analog/digital circuits into a single chip using a CMOS process. When the UV sensor is applied, it is able to detect UVA and UVB intensity to provide a measure of the... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Sensor detects UVB and ambient light.

March 10, 2016

Featuring patented infrared light suppression, dual-channel Model ZOPT2201 is intended for smartphones, wearables, and other mobile technology. Sensor can detect overexposure and underexposure to sun's UV rays, measure light for screen controls, and provide indoor/outdoor contextual awareness in multi-sensor systems. Available in 2.0 x 2.2 x 0.7 mm LGA6 package, device features high UV sensitivity down to 0.022 µW/cm² per count and absolute sensitivity of 0.008–157,000 lux. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS X-ray Detector maximizes mammography accuracy.

December 1, 2015

Supporting both Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Flat Field Digital Mammography, Xineos-2329 features high-speed image capture at high resolution of 49.5 µm pixel size, real-time image processing, low X-ray dose, and low-noise performance. Environmental stability and support for both static and dynamic imaging modalities make detector suited for state-of-the-art mammography systems. By enabling early diagnosis of medical anomalies, Xineos-2329 increases opportunity for early intervention. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Visaris Americas Receives FDA Clearance Prior to Portfolio Launch at North America's Largest Industry Conference

November 24, 2015

Visaris Receives USA Food and Drug Administration, (FDA) 510(k) Clearance on Software, Flat Panel Detectors and Various Hardware Offerings. ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Visaris Americas, an innovative provider of digital radiography (DR) technology and PACS workflow solutions for the medical diagnostics market is proud to announce that it has received 510(k) U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vulcan GMS Offers Flat Panel X-Ray Detector Shielding Solutions

June 23, 2015

Flat panel X-ray detectors are the latest and greatest adaption to X-ray imaging. These new flat panel X-ray detectors are to X-ray what the high megapixel digital camera is compared to X-ray film. They are completely revolutionizing. Today's flat panel X-ray detectors are thin; taking up much less space while offering real time X-ray imaging with resolution that has never been seen... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Future Electronics Offers Vishay's VEML6070 Series of Ultraviolet Light Sensors

May 6, 2015

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, offers the VEML6070 Series advanced ultraviolet light sensors from Vishay. The VEML6070 is an advanced ultraviolet (UV) light sensor with I2C protocol interface and designed by the CMOS process. It is easily operated via a simple I2C command. The active acknowledge (ACK) feature with threshold... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Varian Medical Systems to Showcase New X-Ray Imaging Components at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) Annual Meeting

March 10, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY – ECR Booth #317/Expo C - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) is showcasing a full spectrum of X-ray imaging solutions that bundle components and software to improve image quality, reduce costs, and enable greater patient throughput for manufacturers of mammography, fluoroscopy, angiography, cardiology and cone-beam CT imaging systems. These solutions are on display at the... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-Ray Detectors suit OEM use in laboratory diffractometers.

March 5, 2015

Featuring full-range Ti to Ag detection, MYTHEN2 R Microstrip X-Ray Detectors include 2 symmetrical module designs: 1,280 strip module for laboratory diffractometers and 640 strip module for portable diffractometers and robots for stress measurements. Units offer wide angular coverage supported by DCS4 Detector Control System, which allows for simultaneous operation of up to 4 modules. Coverage is achieved with gap of only 6 mm between sensitive areas of modules. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Integrated UV Light Sensor features Filtron(TM) UV technology.

March 2, 2015

Incorporating photo-pin-diode (280–400 nm spectral sensitivity, 355 nm peak sensitivity wavelength) and signal processing IC in 2.35 x 1.8 x 1.0 mm SMT package, VEML6070 employs Filtron™ UV technology and converts solar UV light intensity into digital data. I²C bus interface simplifies operation, and refresh rate setting simplifies designs by eliminating need for external RC low pass filter. Temperature-compensated sensor also provides fluorescent light flicker immunity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

VJ Electronix to Debut the Summit IIe and XQuik II at the IPC APEX EXPO

January 23, 2015

VJ Electronix, Inc., the leader in rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, will exhibit in Booth #3725 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in California. VJ Electronix will debut the new low-cost Summit IIe and XQuik II with AccuCount for counting 15" reels. The new Summit IIe is the latest... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

X-Ray Screening System aids anti-terrorism efforts.

January 5, 2015

Linked to any X-ray machine used to screen for prohibited items, SecureTech™ instantly transmits suspect images and real-time video to remote operations centers for analysis. Technicians view video stream live while speaking with onsite individual as to level of threat parcel posses. Final evaluation process manipulates image to determine if item is considered Threat/No Threat. Technology also allows for Internet-based training by providing immediate access to experienced bomb technicians. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Diagnostic X-Ray Systems meet healthcare providers' needs.

December 5, 2014

SkyPlate portable detector offers cassette-sized wireless sharing across Philips digital radiography systems. SkyFlow technology, available on DigitalDiagnost and MobileDiagnost wDR, allows clinicians to combine grid-less acquisition workflow for bedside chest radiography with detail contrast offering grid-like images. Eleva UI offers pre-settings, customizable user profiles, and accelerated image availability, while UNIQUE software allows consistent imaging across all anatomical areas. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Dynamic CMOS Flat X-Ray Detectors come in 6, 9 and 12 in. models.

December 4, 2014

With fields-of-view of 20 x 22 cm, 22 x 22 cm, and 30 x 30 cm, Xineos™ 2222HS, 3030HS, 2022HR, and 3030HR utilize radiation-hard CMOS active pixel design. Products offer switchable saturation dose as well as built-in gain, offset, and defect correction. While high-speed Xineos-HS models have 152 µm pixel size and offer real-time imaging in full resolution up to 90 fps, Xineos-HR detectors have 99 µm pixel size and support 30 fps real-time imaging at full resolution of up to 5 or 9 MP. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Philips Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for IQon Spectral CT

December 2, 2014

First spectral detector computed tomography (CT) provides clinicians with on-demand data analysis, enabling more confident diagnosis ANDOVER, Mass., – Reinforcing its commitment to enabling confident diagnosis through innovation, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) today announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its IQon Spectral CT, presenting an... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

X-Ray Systems detect contaminants in bulk food ingredients.

November 28, 2014

With Xpert B400 and B600, food processors, growers, and packers can address potential contaminants in bulk materials such as seeds, nuts, fruits, and vegetables. Users can choose from conveyor belt widths of 400 and 600 mm, which run at max speed of 80 m/min. Typical detection sensitivities are 1–1.5 mm for metals and 3–4 mm for glass and rocks. Three guide types help products stay on conveyor belt, while adjustable metering device facilitates consistent product level for optimum detection. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Varian Medical Systems to Highlight the Latest Digital Detectors and X-ray Tubes at the MEDICA 2014 International Trade Fair

November 18, 2014

SALT LAKE CITY — Booth - A78/Hall 10 - Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit a full line of PaxScan® digital image detectors, imaging software and X-ray tubes at the MEDICA 2014 International Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany from November 12-15, 2014. The Varian booth will highlight: PaxScan® 4336W – Wireless Flat Panel Detector - The PaxScan 4336W wireless flat... Read More