Pressure Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Pressure Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Fingerprint Cards (FPC) Demonstrates Fingerprint Biometric Touch Sensor for Microsoft Windows 8.1

GOTHENBURG, Sweden and NEW ORLEANS - Today at TechEd North America 2013 Microsoft demonstrates an FPC fingerprint touch sensor in combination with a beta version of Windows 8.1, an update to Windows 8. The demonstrations showcase a number of innovative online use cases using FPC's fingerprint touch technology. Windows 8.1 customers will be able to sign on to their Microsoft account, make online...

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ON Semiconductor Awarded Title III Government Funding for Development of Advanced Next-Generation Star Tracker Image Sensor

Working in cooperation with SRI International and Ball Aerospace, the companies will develop a monolithic CMOS image sensor meeting the STELLAR specification PHOENIX, Ariz. – ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), driving innovation in energy efficiency, has collaborated with SRI International and Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. to secure funding for the Defense Production Act Title III, Advanced...

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AST Pressure Sensors Serve as Components of Remote Monitoring System for Medical Safety Trailers
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AST Pressure Sensors Serve as Components of Remote Monitoring System for Medical Safety Trailers

American Sensor Technologies (AST) pressure sensors are serving as components in a remote monitoring system that ensures optimal operations of safety trailers used on remote sites as emergency first aid stations.Â- Mining, construction, oil fields and other industrial sites are often located miles away from medical facilities. Nomadic safety trailers are equipped with a variety of...

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Explosion-Proof Pressure Transducer handles 1-20,000 psi.

Model AST46DS Explosion-Proof Pressure Transducer with Display features outputs of 1-5 V or 4-20 mA and operates as low as 8 Vdc, while current consumption with voltage outputs can run as low as 2 mA. Available with 316L stainless steel Â-½ in. NPT Male process connection, transmitter also features layered paint suited for NEMA 4X environments and salt spray conditions. Process connection...

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GEFRAN, Inc. Announces 4 Years of Successfully Selling "IMPACT" GEFRAN Mercury Free Sensors

Winchester, MAÂ- – GEFRAN Inc. today announced four years of successful sales of the Mercury Free Sensor, “IMPACT” Series. The “IMPACT” series from GEFRAN, are pressure transmitters, without transmission fluid for use in high temperature environments. Eric Kirleis, Gefran’s Managing Director, said, “The plastics industry has been using “Green” technologies for several...

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Sensitive Touch Sensor can be used behind metal or glass sheet.
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Sensitive Touch Sensor can be used behind metal or glass sheet.

Employing QTC™ (Quantum Tunnelling Composite) technology, QTC Ultra Sensor™ can be mounted behind 0.1 mm stainless steel or 0.5 mm glass sheet and still detect pressure of one finger on top of sheet. It only takes deflection of ~1 micron to sense touch through sheet, and sensor can be fitted as small piece of QTC sheeting or screen printed on back of steel plate as required by product...

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Zytronic Touch Sensors Take up the Challenges of a Sporting Life

Highly rugged, large format PCT™ product with multi-touch functionality chosen by Transcity Zytronic has gained further business for its advanced, rugged touch sensor solutions utilising proprietary Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT™). The company has confirmed that a 42-inch, customised multi-touch PCT sensor, with accompanying high performance touch controller (ZXY200), has been...

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Barometric Pressure Sensor uses I2C communication.
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Barometric Pressure Sensor uses I2C communication.

Operating at 0.6 μA withÂ- 1.8–3.6V supply voltage, Model MS5805-02BA01 features conversion time of 0.5 ms with oversampling selection available up to 8192. O-ring sealed pressure sensor module also includes temperature measurement capabilities with temperature accuracy of ±2.0°C and temperature resolution less than 0.01°C. At 0.02 mBar resolution, 24-bit DS ADC has...

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Econolite® Transportation Solutions Included in China's Smart Cities Initiative

Panyu District to address traffic congestion with intelligent transportation systems (ITS). Anaheim, Calif. –Â- Econolite today announced that its Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) offerings will be included as part of China’s Smart Cities urbanization project to enhance roadway efficiencies and safety. The Smart Cities urbanization project is part of the country’s recently...

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FDA Clears Masimo Rainbow® Acoustic Monitoring(TM) Sensor for Use on Pediatric Patients
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FDA Clears Masimo Rainbow® Acoustic Monitoring(TM) Sensor for Use on Pediatric Patients

Acoustic Respiration Rate (RRa™) Now Offers Accuracy, Ease of Use and Enhanced Tolerance for Pediatric Patients IRVINE, Calif. - Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that its rainbow® Acoustic Monitoring™ sensor, RAS-125c Acoustic Respiration Cloth Sensor has received U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance for continuous, noninvasive monitoring of acoustic respiration rate (RRa™) in pediatric...

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