Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

ChemImage Partners with Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute to Develop Conformal Imaging Technology for Real-Time On-the-Move Detection

PITTSBURGH - ChemImage Corporation announces a collaborative partnership with Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science and its Robotics Institute, around ChemImage's Dual Polarization Conformal Imaging (DPCI) sensor technology for ground vehicle operation. The two groups will integrate DPCI technology into a robotic platform to evaluate the performance of DPCI when enabled...

Read More »
Testing Services

Nanometrics to Set Up Texas-wide Earthquake Monitoring System

OTTAWA,- – Nanometrics, the world's leader in seismic monitoring solutions, has signed a $1.98 million (US) contract to provide equipment and assist in deploying an earthquake monitoring system across the state of Texas. The TexNet Seismic Monitoring Program will allow for more precise determination of the location of earthquakes, and increase the ability for researchers to investigate...

Read More »
Oxygen Permeation Tester suits ultra-high barrier materials.
Testers

Oxygen Permeation Tester suits ultra-high barrier materials.

Capable of handling broad range of flexible materials, including all plastic as well as foil and metallized structures, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 10X System accurately and repeatedly measures film barriers to 5x10-4 cc/(m2 x day) at precise temperature and relative humidity conditions. Oxygen transmission rate test instrument, compliant with ASTM D3985,- provides fully automated testing, intuitive...

Read More »
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

KEYENCE Clamp-On Flow Sensor Receives Innovation Award

KEYENCE--s FD-Q Clamp-On Flow Sensor has been recognized by New Equipment Digest as the 2016 Innovation Award winner. The success of the FD-Q can be directly attributed to its impact on American Manufacturing.The FD-Q, released in the summer of 2015, introduced ground-breaking technology for liquid flow monitoring in the factory automation industry. As opposed to conventional models that require...

Read More »
Baumer Earns Recognition as a John Deere Partner-level Supplier
Switches

Baumer Earns Recognition as a John Deere Partner-level Supplier

Baumer Group has earned recognition as a Partner-level supplier for 2015 in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-level status is Deere Company's highest supplier rating.-  The Swiss-based company was selected for the honor in recognition of its dedication to providing products and service of outstanding quality as well as its commitment to continuous improvement. Baumer...

Read More »
Heavy-Duty Rubber Mat prevents slips, fatigue in wet areas.
Mats

Heavy-Duty Rubber Mat prevents slips, fatigue in wet areas.

Designed for use in wet industrial locations, Safewalk lets moisture, grease, and oil drain below- mat's surface to keep walking area safe and dry. This heavy-duty rubber mat also offers anti-fatigue properties to help prevent lower ligament pain and fatigue for workers who must stand for extended periods of time. Made of 40% recycled materials, mat has bright yellow borders to enhance...

Read More »
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Inductive Linear Position Sensors suit factory automation.

Featuring contactless operation, Model LR-27 has 6 ranges from 1–8 in., while Model LRL-27 has 5 ranges from 10–18 in. Units feature 1.05 in. diameter anodized aluminum housing sealed to IP67. Radial cable exit version comes with swivel rod eye ends, while axial termination versions utilize M-12 connector or 1 m cable. Operating from variety of DC voltages with choice of 4 analog outputs,...

Read More »
Surface Profiling Sensor uses interferometric technology.
Gages

Surface Profiling Sensor uses interferometric technology.

Used for surface contour measurement, TeleStar® Probe scans up to 500 data points/sec with 1.0 micron accuracy and 0.1 micron repeatability. This self-contained, off-axis, partial coherence interferometric range sensor, offering measured point resolution in sub-micron (< 0.1 micron) range, has 25 mm constant working distance and is compatible with specular and light-scattering diffuse surfaces....

Read More »
Environment Monitoring System features 1-wire sensor interface.
Particulate Monitors

Environment Monitoring System features 1-wire sensor interface.

ENVIROMUX®-1W monitors critical environmental conditions and, upon detection of divergence from configurable threshold, sends notifications via email, Web page, SNMP, and/or SMS. There are 2- digital inputs sensitive to contact closure and 2 RJ11 6P4C connectors for daisy-chaining 1-wire temperature/humidity/dew point, thermocouple, or digital input expanders in any combination. Up to 24...

Read More »
Stable Measurement of Polished Targets Now Possible for ENR PWT
Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Stable Measurement of Polished Targets Now Possible for ENR PWT

Photowatt, a pioneer in the solar-energy industry since 1979, uses Keyence's LK-G displacement sensor for high-precision detection of wafer thicknesses. In March 2012 the company was acquired by French utility EDF, via its EDF ENR subsidiary, now known as EDF ENR PWT.A wafer is a thin slice of semiconductor material, such as silicon, which generally measures between 200 and 300 microns in...

Read More »

All Topics