Exclusive license agreement to enhance Time-of-Flight offering
Melexis has entered into a license agreement with Chronoptics, a specialist in the design and integration of Time-of-Flight 3D cameras. The agreement gives Melexis exclusive use of Chronoptics’ multipath and linearity error correction technologies in automotive applications. This includes ADAS for autonomous vehicles, and interior monitoring and safety systems. The companies will also work together to further improve and deploy the technolo...
Small contactless absolute encoder from knitter-switch
knitter-switch, one of Europe’s leading switch manufacturers, has extended its product range of encoders. The new MAOP encoder series is a contactless absolute encoder in small form factor. Applications can be tooling machines, industrial controls or control panels for other applications.
Dedicated vital sign sensor for SpO2 measurement
In stock now at distributor Mouser Electronics are the AS7038xB vital sign sensors and the AS7030B vital sign sensor module from ams.
Optical flag sensors added to TTI portfolio
The OPB850A family of optical flag sensors from TT Electronics – Optek are now available from distributor TTI.
Transducer provides durability against pressure spikes
To serve an increased demand among design engineers in the industrial and commercial transportation (ICT) and industrial space for reliable sensors and components that improve operational efficiency in hydraulic machinery and compressed gas applications, TE Connectivity (TE), has developed the M9100 pressure transducer.
HV210 pressure sensor enhances differential module
Superior Sensor Technology has announced that Dwyer Instruments is using the HV210 pressure sensor in its Series DP3 Wireless Differential Pressure Module for measuring air flow and velocity in HVAC equipment.
Making a splash: robust barometric pressure sensors
Until now, many barometric pressure sensors have not been resistant against liquids and thus it has been challenging to integrate them into waterproof products. To address this issue, Bosch Sensortec developed the BMP384, a robust barometric pressure sensor delivering market-leading accuracy in a compact package.
Wireless M-Bus gateway for reporting data from sensors
Webdyn has announced that it is launching a new gateway, based on Wireless M-Bus technology, to autonomously collect data from Wireless M-Bus meters or sensors. The W M-Bus point-to-point radio protocol using 868Mhz is traditionally used in Smart Metering and Smart Buildings, particularly for its relatively moderate consumption.
UK grant for IoT sensor networks to detect forest fires
Innovate UK is backing a technology breakthrough that puts Pyreos and Tethir, along with their academic partners, Imperial College London and King’s College London, at the forefront of the fight against wildfires. The grant of £500k from Innovate UK supports the development of the first widely deployable ultra-low power IoT sensor networks to detect forest fires for power companies.
Rotary position sensor for automotive electrification
ams has announced the introduction of the AS5116 magnetic rotary position sensor, designed to support safer, smarter and greener mobility. By offering accurate, contactless angle measurements in demanding automotive applications such as high-speed motors, it enables automotive manufacturers to accelerate the electrification trend.