Electrical Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

NASA Stennis Space Center Awards Sensor Development Contract to Lion Precision

St. Paul, MN USA - Lion Precision, a leading manufacturer of high-performance displacement sensors, was awarded a Cooperative Agreement with NASA's Stennis Space Center to develop a smart sensor and the associated communication protocols to monitor valve position and wear. The eddy-current displacement sensors will monitor valves responsible for the flow of liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen in...

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Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

OSI Systems Receives $4 Million Order for Optoelectronic Sensors

HAWTHORNE, Calif., Aug 30, 2010 -- OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS), a vertically-integrated provider of specialized electronic products for critical applications in the Security and Healthcare industries, today announced that OSI Optoelectronics, a business within its Optoelectronic and Manufacturing division, has received orders valued at approximately $4 million from a major aerospace company...

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Servo Motor Controllers and Drives

UK Based DSPRobotics 'FlowStone' Supports the Whole Phidgets Product Line!

A powerful combination: Phidgets Plug and Play hardware with FlowStone DSP Drag and Drop graphical programming language. CALGARY, Alberta, Augus 17, 2010 - Phidgets Inc and UK based DSPRobotics are announcing that FlowStone now supports the complete Phidgets product line. A free copy of FlowStone can be downloaded from www.dsprobotics.com which can be used by students for small projects at home...

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Max Uptime for Wind Turbines
Temperature Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Max Uptime for Wind Turbines

Located on top of towers that can extend 80 to 110 meters into the air, wind turbines are subjected to powerful operating forces. And because wind turbines are difficult to access for maintenance and repair, reliable monitoring and control components, such as pressure and temperature sensors are vital for trouble-free operation. Because they're a critical link between control system fluids and...

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MAZeT Presents Simulation Tools for Optical Measuring Tasks
Miscellaneous Software

MAZeT Presents Simulation Tools for Optical Measuring Tasks

Customers profit by shorter development times and increased quality Jena (Germany), August 26, 2010 - MAZeT GmbH, development and manufacturing service provider for Opto-ASICs, spectral and color sensors, as well as embedded computing solutions, and located in Jena, Germany, offers a tool for the simulation of compact spectral-selective semiconductor sensors for precise inline measurements,...

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Motion/Vision Sensor operates sliding pedestrian doors.
Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Motion/Vision Sensor operates sliding pedestrian doors.

Utilizing CMOS vision-based camera technology, GUARDIAN can detect both motion and presence. Presence zone can be set through teach process, and time delay for holding door open can be adjusted via potentiometer. In bi-directional mode, any detected motion causes door to open, and in uni-directional smart mode, door will only open when people are moving toward it. Additionally, GUARDIAN will...

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Frame Grabbers

DALSA to Present at KOFAS 2010

How Advanced Vision Solutions Enhance Factory Automation WATERLOO, Ontario - September 2, 2010 - DALSA Corporation [TSX: DSA], a global leader in digital imaging technology, together with its distributor ENVISION Co., Ltd, will feature the latest advancements in image sensors, cameras and processing at, September 7-10 in Seoul, Korea. DALSA's vision solutions will be showcased at the ENVISION...

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North Carolina HazMat Regional Response Teams Select RAE Systems' Wireless AreaRAE Rapid Deployment Kits
Gas and Chemical Sensors / Detectors

North Carolina HazMat Regional Response Teams Select RAE Systems' Wireless AreaRAE Rapid Deployment Kits

SAN JOSE, Calif. - RAE Systems Inc. (NYSE AMEX: RAE), a leader in delivering innovative sensor solutions to industrial, energy, environmental, and government safety markets worldwide, announced North Carolina Hazardous Material Regional Response Teams (RRT) have added RAE Systems' AreaRAE wireless toxic-gas- and radiation-detection monitors to their equipment base serving six of its seven...

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Force Sensors / Transducers

State-of-the-art 3-Component Force Calibration System for 3-Component Force Sensors, Dynamometers, Crash Plates and Force Plates

At its headquarters in Winterthur, Kistler Instrumente AG has commissioned a new 3-component calibration system for force sensors. Kistler will now calibrate its 3-component force sensors as well as dynamometers, force plates and crash plates on this system. The new calibration system was manufactured by an established test equipment and systems specialist to a tight yet comprehensive Kistler...

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Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

CMOS Image Sensors support feature phone market.

Built on 1.75 micron OmniPixel3-HS(TM) architecture, Model OV2659 features 1/5 in. optical format and achieves low-light sensitivity of 950 mV/lux-sec. Model OV2643, with Â-¼ in. optical format, implements 2.2 micron OmniPixel3-HS architecture, which achieves sensitivity of 1,250 mv/lux-sec. Both 2 megapixel sensors deliver 720p native HD video at 30 frames/sec, offer automatic image control...

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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber
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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber

Tekna is a leader in Monoplace and Multiplace Hyperbaric Chambers for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), offering products that set the standard for quality and innovation. Our new 7200 series of multiplace chambers is a state-of-the-art system that integrates advanced engineering with a plethora of features and options making it the industry's premier HBOT system. To learn more, see our video.

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