Linear Hall-Effect Sensor IC features user programmable design.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Linear Hall-Effect Sensor IC features user programmable design.

With carrier frequency of 2 kHz, Model A1356 integrates Hall element, temperature-compensating circuitry, high-gain amplifier, dynamic offset cancellation circuits, and PWM conversion circuitry. Device converts analog signal from internal Hall sensor element to digitally encoded PWM output signal. Duty cycle of PWM output signal is proportional to applied magnetic field. For design and...

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Contactless Magnetic Encoder IC targets navigation input devices.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Contactless Magnetic Encoder IC targets navigation input devices.

Model AS5013 IC monitors displacement of magnet relative to its center position and provides X and Y position information via IÂ-²C interface. Measuring 4 x 4 x 0.55 mm, IC has 5 Hall sensing elements for detecting up to ±2 mm lateral displacement, as well as high-resolution ADC and XY coordinate and motion detection engine. Unit operates over 2.7-3.6 V range, in temperature from 20 to...

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Management Systems

ecobee Wins 2011 AHR Expo® Innovation Award

ecobee Energy Management System winner in Building Automation category TORONTO - ecobee, maker of the WiFi enabled Smart Thermostat, Energy Management System and Remote Sensor Boards, is the winner of the AHR Expo® Innovation Award. ecobee's products have been honored in two categories. ecobee's commercial application, the Energy Management System won in the Building Automation category and...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Altatech Semiconductor Receives Order for AltaSight® 300-mm Wafer Inspection System from Soitec's SOI Substrate Facility in Singapore

AltaSight to Perform 360-Degree Wafer Inspection in High-Volume Production MONTBONNOT, France -- Altatech Semiconductor S.A. has received an order for its AltaSight® 300 full-wafer inspection system from Soitec (Euronext Paris), the world's leading supplier of silicon-on-insulator (SOI) and advanced solutions for the electronics and energy industries. Capable of detecting and classifying...

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Alarms

Freezer Backup Alarm safeguards low-temperature products.

Combining alarm systems and LN2 injection system, Model CA5000 provides security for products at temperatures down to -65°C. Programmable alarm, control set points, and alarm delay times are standard, and parameters stored in non-volatile memory are maintained even when power is lost. When malfunction occurs, and freezer warms above set point, user-defined amount of LN2 is injected into...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

RF Power Detector IC delivers rms and envelope outputs.

Model ADL5511 TruPwr rms and envelope detector operates within 1 MHz to 4 GHz frequency range. Envelope output is presented as voltage that is proportional to envelope of input signal, while rms output is linear-in V/V output voltage independent of peak-to-average ratio of input signal. Unit offers ±0.25 dB rms detection accuracy vs. temperature, ±0.25 dB envelope detection accuracy...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

AFRL Selects Goodrich for Advanced Development of Protection Technologies (ADePT)

Goodrich to develop survivability solutions for SWIR cameras CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has been chosen by the Air Force Research Laboratory, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, to develop solutions for its short wave infrared (SWIR) imaging sensors. A contract released under AFRL's Advanced Development of Protection Technologies (ADePT) program covers the...

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Konya Seker Maximizes Potato Strip Quality and Yield with ADR®First Solution
Sorters

Konya Seker Maximizes Potato Strip Quality and Yield with ADR®First Solution

Konya Seker, the innovative Turkish processor, decided to try something different on their potato strip production line. Unlike other potato processors that use optical sorters to remove defects on their primary lines, Konya Seker relies on an ADR®5 Automatic Defect Removal System from Key Technology. This new application, called the ADR®First solution, maximizes product quality and...

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Indoor Air Quality Tester supports multiple functions.
Gas / Chemical Monitors

Indoor Air Quality Tester supports multiple functions.

Featuring portable, handheld design, Model AQ200 is equipped with CO2 sensor for measurements from 0-5,000 ppm and CO sensor for measurements from 0-1,000 ppm. Unit additionally measures ambient temperature from -4 to 176°F, atmospheric air pressure, and humidity. Tester indicates measurements on 2-line LCD with Min/Max/Hold/Unit selection and 8,000 memory points. Constructed with ABS...

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Digital Ambient-Light Sensor has 4,000,000:1 dynamic range.
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Digital Ambient-Light Sensor has 4,000,000:1 dynamic range.

Model MAX9635 integrates 2 photodiodes, ADC, and adaptive gain block that automatically selects optimum gain range, eliminating need for manual programming, in 2 x 2 mm package. Unit features 4,000,000:1 dynamic range to ensure precise lux readings in all ambient-light conditions. Featuring 0.65 Â-µA operating current, it consumes as little as 1.1 µW and operates from 1.7-3.6 V...

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