Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Bosch Designs Application-Specific Integrated Circuits for MEMS Sensors in Dresden

Focus on automotive and consumer applications Â-· Design of Integrated Circuits for customer-specific demands · Engagement in one of the most dynamic microelectronics centers in Europe Bosch has started its ASICs (Application-Specific Integrated Circuits) design activities for micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS) sensors in Dresden, Germany. These sensors are silicon-based and...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

SPO Well Positioned for Growth in 2013

Orders for consumer wellness products continue to increase NEW YORK - SPO Medical Inc. (SPOM [http://finance.yahoo.com/q?s=SPOM ]), a leading developer of biosensor and microprocessor technologies for use in portable monitoring devices, announced today that initial shipments of its new consumer wellness product to US mass-market retailers generated approximately $300,000 in revenues to the...

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Miniature Length Sensors measure speed, position, distance.
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Miniature Length Sensors measure speed, position, distance.

Supplied in housingÂ- of conductive composite material that will eliminate static build up, CE-compliant ZMD series is suited for light- to medium-duty sensing applications. Spring-loaded torsion arm provides adjustable torsion load, allowing unit to be mounted in almost any orientation – including upside-down. Using 6 in. circumference wheel, series can be...

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Motion Detection System helps create safe working environment.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Motion Detection System helps create safe working environment.

Suitable for industrial buildings where forklift traffic and pedestrian traffic intersect, Collision Sentry® uses infrared motion detectors to see around corners, helping to minimize or eliminate blind corner collisions.Â- When motion is detected on both sides of corner, LED warning lights signal in both directions that there is traffic. Portable and battery-driven, Collision Sentry...

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Inertial Measurement Unit targets HMDs and wearable computers.

Enabling development of motion controlled products, 9-axis FSM-9 Freespace® Sensor Module combines Freespace MotionEngine™ Universal software and 32-bit microcontroller with 3-axis digital gyroscope, 3-axis digital accelerometer, and 3-axis magnetometer. Unit provides 360° of motion data, including heading, linear acceleration, angular position, angular velocity, and cursor...

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Motion Detection Sensors serve high bay, occupancy applications.
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Motion Detection Sensors serve high bay, occupancy applications.

Suited for lighting loads up to 1,200 W, Line Voltage Ceiling Sensors do not requireÂ- power pack and have terminal wiring. Walk through mode turns on light upon detecting human presences and switches light off after 3 min without any detected movement or presence. Available in series for wet and dry locations, High Bay sensors suit spaces with high bay ceilings that require motion...

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High Temp Accelerometer operates in wet and acidic environments.
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High Temp Accelerometer operates in wet and acidic environments.

Designed to tolerate environments up to +325°F, ICP® Model HT602D01 provides sensitivity of (±10%) 100 mV/g with frequency range of (±3 dB) 30–480,000 cpm (0.5–8,000 Hz). Ceramic shear accelerometer include 2-Pin MIL-C-5015 side exit connector andÂ- is suitable for vibration measurements in high temperature applications, including paper, plastics, and steel...

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STMicroelectronics Starts High-Volume Production of Motion and Orientation Sensor Solutions for Windows 8-Based Tablets

MEMS sensors and sensor-hub solution from ST begin shipping in third-party Windows 8-based tablets and convertible laptops Geneva - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the world's top MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) manufacturer[1], has collaborated with Microsoft Corp. to develop a motion and...

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9-Axis MEMS Sensor outputs acceleration and geomagnetic data.

Featuring 3.0 x 4.5 mmÂ-² footprint, 9-axis BMX055 integrates three 3-axis sensors, including 12-bit accelerometer with ±2 to ±16 G range and sensitivity of 128-1,024 LSB/G. Unit also includes gyroscope with 16-bit resolution and geomagnetic sensor with heading accuracy of 2.5°. FusionLib software combines sensor data outputs so developers can create applications for smart...

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IR Motion Detector helps avoid forklift/pedestrian collisions.
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IR Motion Detector helps avoid forklift/pedestrian collisions.

Designed to create safe working environment in buildings where forklift traffic and pedestrian traffic intersect, Collision Sentry® uses passive infrared motion detectors to see around corners, providing LED warning lights that alert forklift drivers and pedestrians to approaching traffic. Self-powered unit operates on D-cell alkaline batteries, eliminating need for wiring to...

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