Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Miniature Orientation Sensor operates in harsh environments.

Encased in 33 x 26 x 9 mm aluminum package, VN-100 Rugged is built on 9-axis suite of factory calibrated MEMS accelerometers, gyroscopes, and magnetometers. Unit provides accuracies of better than 0.5° in pitch and roll and 2° in heading. Each sensor is calibrated for bias, scale factor, and misalignment errors. Running on all VN-100 sensors at 200 Hz, Vector Processing Engine(TM)...

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Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

STMicroelectronics Unveils iNEMO® Smart Sensor Technology for Precise, Real Time Body-Motion Reconstruction

MEMS leader prototypes an integrated sensor suit that can help patients and athletes identify and remedy movement problems GENEVA - STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications,[1] today unveiled a smart suit...

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Accelerometer monitors high-speed, low-frequency vibration.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Accelerometer monitors high-speed, low-frequency vibration.

Used for machinery health monitoring, 786-500-D2 houses 500 mV/g sensing element with 5% sensitivity tolerance coupled with ±3 dB frequency response range that covers 0.2-14,000 Hz. Output overcomes data collector noise that can mask peaks at low frequencies, while sensitivity promotes detection of low level vibrations in high-speed applications. Along with CSA approvals for Class I Div...

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Miniature MEMS Module will increase CE device sensitivity.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Miniature MEMS Module will increase CE device sensitivity.

With 6 degrees of freedom, iNEMO inertial MEMS module integrates 3-axis sensing of linear and angular motion in 3 x 5.5 x 1 mm package. It delivers motion-sensing capabilities for space-constrained consumer electronic (CE) applications. Design and real-time sensor data fusion capabilities enhance user experience and motion-sensing realism, and data-fusion software employs prediction and filtering...

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Triaxial Accelerometers sense motion in consumer devices.

Housed in 2 x 2 mm packages, Models LIS2DH and LIS2DM provide high-resolution output across full scale range of ±2, ±4, ±8, or ±16 g. MEMS sensors include 4D/6D orientation detection and 2 programmable interrupt signals that enable immediate notification of motion detection, free fall, and other conditions. Addressing power constraints in battery-operated portable devices,...

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Triaxial Accelerometer facilitates structural monitoring.
Motion Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Triaxial Accelerometer facilitates structural monitoring.

Based on COTS sensor with damped MEMS sensing technology, Model 4332 is available in ranges from ±2 to ±5 with low-pass filter set at 50 Hz. Temperature compensated device operates from -40 to +85°C and complies with IP68 requirements for submersion in water to 10 m depth. Packaged in aluminum housing with integral cable assembly, accelerometer can be screw- or adhesive-mounted....

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Movement Sensor suits security and switching applications.

Electric Potential Integrated Circuit (EPIC) sensor, part No. PS25401, detects changes in electric field and provides output to relay to act as non-touch electric switch. Optimized for security, switching, and gaming applications, sensor can be used in proximity mode or to detect specific kinds of movement as limited gesture recognition device. Product does not require line of sight and can...

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Triaxial MEMS DC Accelerometers measure from 2-200 g.
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Triaxial MEMS DC Accelerometers measure from 2-200 g.

Suited for both commercial and military applications, 7503A Series feature micro-machined MEMS capacitive sensing element housed in hermetically sealed titanium case. Units combine integrated VC accelerometer chip with high drive, low impedance buffer for low-level acceleration measurements. Operating from +9 to +32 VDC power, accelerometers offer low-end frequency response down to DC (0 Hz),...

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Shaft Rotation Speed Sensors meets needs of demanding applications.
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Shaft Rotation Speed Sensors meets needs of demanding applications.

Offered with Hall-Effect or magnetoresistive sensors as well as single-channel or quadrature signaling, Series 18 sensors detect passing magnets from shaft-mounted pulser disc or wrap, and output voltage pulse frequency proportional to shaft rotation speed. All models operate down to (and including) zero speed and are compatible with PLC inputs, tachometers, and range of frequency meters. Pulser...

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Benefits of New Scale's Miniature M3-F Focus Modules Are Proven in Next-Generation Machine Vision, Biometric ID and Medical Systems
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Benefits of New Scale's Miniature M3-F Focus Modules Are Proven in Next-Generation Machine Vision, Biometric ID and Medical Systems

Precision piezoelectric lens motion modules are now in production in camera systems from leading OEMs in key markets; more than 50 additional OEMs have completed qualification of camera systems to begin production in 2011- 2012 Victor, NY - New Scale Technologies (newscaletech.com) today announced that its miniature M3-F focus module is currently in production in commercial camera systems for...

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