Thermopile-based detectors integrate optical filters for CO2 sensors

Thermopile-based detectors with integrated optical filters for optical CO2 sensors ... 

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ToF sensor has QVGA resolution to improve stray light operation

Integrating an infra red bandpass (IRBP) to eliminate the need for a separate infra red ... 

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ToF sensor with multiple sensing zones elevates automation

Distance sensing takes on new scope with the first multi-zone FlightSense time of flight ... 

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E-bike speed sensor measures wheel speed for safe braking

Just as the anti-lock braking system (ABS) has become indispensable in passenger and commercial ... 

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Sensor evaluation board accelerates IoT development, says Bosch Sensortec

R&D effort can be simplified to assist rapid prototyping and reduce time to market ... 

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Magnetic sensor is basis for image diagnosis technology

Yokohama National University, Japan and TDK have developed a prototype image diagnosis ... 

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Display Technology adds proximity sensor which detects a frozen screen

Distributor Display Technology has added the IF444 sensor manufactured by Distec. The IF444 ... 

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Mouser stocks ams TMD2712 ambient light and proximity sensor

The TMD2712 ambient light and proximity sensor from ams is now available from Mouser Electronics.

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Indoor air quality sensors are based on LoRaWAN

Indoor air and environment quality sensors developed by IQnexus use Semtech’s LoRa devices ... 

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Smart sensor tracks assets for next-generation IoT-based applications

Hungarian smart sensor designer, General Mechatronics, has created a smart sensor for use ... 

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Load cell sensor is in a sub-miniature package

Dimensions of 4.0 x 5.0mm make the Nano load cell sensor, the smallest of its kind, says ... 

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Evaluation kit provides proof of concept for single-use flow sensor

The LD20 single-use liquid flow sensor series from Sensirion provides fast, precise measurements ... 

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Development kit helps engineers integrate edge devices into vehicles

A software development kit (SDK) developed by the eSync Alliance supports the integration ... 

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MEMS Pirani vacuum transducer evaluation kit reduces calibration for sensor probes

The PVC4000EVK evaluation kit announced today allows OEMs to quickly test drive Posifa’s ... 

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Dead reckoning module provides navigation in all environments

Automotive-grade positioning modules that operate up to 105 degrees C has been released ... 

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Silina bends the rules for CMOS imaging sensors

Startup microelectronics company, Silina has developed curved imaging sensors on an industrial ... 

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Dual-output automotive navigation unit has sensor-based spoofing detection

The NEO-M9L navigation modules and M9140-KA-DR chip have been introduced by u-blox. They ... 

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Image sensor is smaller than a grain of rice

A collaboration between AT&S and ams Osram has resulted in an image sensor that is ... 

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Transparent antenna fits smartphone screens to reduce disruption

At MWC21, OLED display touch sensor manufacturer, Dongwoo Fine-Chem showcased this transparent, ... 

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8Mpixel image sensors are for single-use and reusable endoscopes

Two CMOS image sensors, the OH08A and OH08B are claimed to be the first 8Mpixel resolution ... 

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Optical interrogator is stable against external influences says HBK

Claimed to provide “incredible stability” against external influences, the MXFS also ... 

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IR dynamic gesture sensor keeps driver’s eyes on the road

Hand gestures can be recognised by the MAX25405 next-generation optical sensor to ensure ... 

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Humidity sensors can extend industrial and automotive system lifetimes, says TI

The first devices in a family of humidity sensors from Texas Instruments are claimed to ... 

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Infineon unveils in-cabin monitoring systems for safe vehicles and roads

Radar sensors and microcontrollers from Infineon enable short range automotive applications ... 

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700V buck regulators have low power consumption for smart home sensing

700V buck regulators in the RAA2230XX family are claimed to deliver superior power consumption, ... 

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Automotive current sensors have over-current detection

Current sensors for automotive power conversion from Melexis are claimed to deliver increased ... 

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Air quality sensor personalises ozone detection

Low power outdoor air quality sensors have been added to the ZMOD4510 sensor platform by ... 

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Omron launches PWM-controlled versions of three power relays

Pulse width modulation (PWM) controlled versions of three of Omron Electronic Components ... 

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Wireless and battery-less interface elevates smart industrial switches

Using the ZF Friedrichshafen compact generator in its industrial Harmony ZBRT wireless ... 

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Graphene Hall sensor enables commercial cryogenic applications

The GHS-C Graphene Hall sensor (GHS) provides the industry’s only viable approach to ... 

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Configurable DeviceOn Module reduces wireless sensor development time

Enabling instant sensor to cloud connectivity, the WISE-1510-DOM DeviceOn Module is a certified ... 

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Development kit brings voice control indoors to appliances

To enable far-field voice recognition to its FamilyHub connected hub for smart appliance, ... 

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Magnetic rotary and linear position sensor is in a single mould package

A single mould package is used for the MLX90377 magnetic rotary and linear position sensor ... 

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Signal conditioning circuitry results in footprint reduction for data acquisition

For digitising fast transient signals in power analysis applications, and enabling low ... 

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TDK upgrades direct-angle sensor to ASIL-B

For functional safety automotive and industrial applications, TDK has upgraded its Micronas ... 

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Proximity sensor reduces power consumption in wearables

Power consumption is reduced to just 6.63 microA by the Optoelectronics Group of Vishay ... 

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Magnetic position sensor meets ASIL-D for ADAS applications

The latest addition to the 3DMAG family of rotary and linear magnetic position sensor ICs ... 

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Multi-sensor module from Sfera Labs uses Raspberry Pi 4 computing

Edge-based hardware features in the Exo Sense Pi multi-sensor module from Sfera Labs. The ... 

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Surface mount photomicrosensor plugs the printer gap, says Omron

Addressing the need for surface mount devices for applications such as 3D printers, mini ... 

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Compact 3D magnetometer is low voltage for consumer applications

White goods, consumer electronics and smart metering applications can benefit from the ... 

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Non-contacting feedback rotary sensor has SSI output

Designed to meet heavy-duty application specifications, the Bourns DMS22B non-contacting ... 

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Start-up adds a curve to CMOS imaging sensors

Start-up comapny, Silina, claims to bring a paradigm shift to the imaging industry by developing ... 

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Tool suite eases the flow for utility meter design

Evaluation tools for ultrasonic flow converters by ScioSense give designers almost-instant ... 

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IR sensor module has wide temperature range of outdoor use

Designed to meet the requirements of outdoor applications, the Vishay Semiconductors TSSP77038ETR ... 

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Air flow sensors have extra level of protection for respiratory care

Air flow sensors with enhanced protection, with parylene coating can be used in harsh environments. ... 

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Omnivision releases automotive image sensors for Nvidia AGX AI platform

Image sensors from OmniVision Technologies are compatible with Nvidia’s Drive AGX artificial ... 

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MEMS barometric pressure sensors have lowest noise pressure, says TDK

Claimed to achieve the industry’s lowest pressure noise of 0.4 Pa RMS and attain the ... 

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Omron launches longer distance sensor for touchless control solutions

There is an addition to Omron’s B5W series of optical sensors. The new B5W-DB diffuse ... 

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Farnell builds IoT development framework with ON Semiconductor

To remove development obstacles and to accelerate IoT innovation, Farnell and ON Semiconductor ... 

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MEMS-based humidity sensors upgrade environmental features

Bourns has added the BPS240 series of humidity sensors to its environmental sensor range. ... 

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Sensor fusion creates software alternative for autonomous indoor bots

Precise dead reckoning software can save indoor robots the cost of expensive camera or ... 

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Sateco’s force sensor brings 3D to industry, AR/VR and medical keypads

Capacitive silicone sensor, SXTSC, is an elastomer sensor which works according to the ... 

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Posifa Technologies integrates sensor and amplifier

A MEMS Pirani vacuum transducer has been designed by Posifa Technologies. The PVC4000 transducer ... 

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Coreless current sensor reduces system BoM, says Allegro

Claimed to be the industry’s first current sensor to measure 100 to 4,000A and above ... 

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LEM bases leakage current sensor for EV charging on its Fluxgate technology

Open loop Fluxgate technology is the basis for the CDSR leakage current sensor, announced ... 

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Graphene-based Hall-effect sensor maps battery cells

The graphene GHS01AT Hall-effect sensor is optimised for use in relatively low field environments ... 

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Image sensors add to Lattice Semiconductor’s mVision stack

Image sensor modules and image signal processing core have been added to the mVision 2.0 ... 

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Gateway uses Wireless M-Bus technology to gather meter readings

Data can be collected autonomously from Wireless M-Bus meters or sensors using the WebdynEasy ... 

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ISO 17025-certified sensors protect drugs in transit

Calibrated and ISO 17025-certified temperature, and humidity and temperature sensors from ... 

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Mouser adds ams’ blood oxygen monitoring for wearables

A thin sensor from ams, which brings blood oxygen monitoring capability to wearable devices, ... 

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Environmental sensors from Sensiron are added to Mouser Electronics linecard

Environmental sensors from Sensirion, a company which supplies the medical and automotive ... 

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Predictive maintenance evaluation kit monitors smart buildings

Sensors, microcontroller and embedded security hardware, software and CloudFormation templates ... 

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Barometric pressure sensor is in gel package to protect against water ingress

Packaging a barometric pressure sensor into a compact package, small enough for use in ... 

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Automotive sensor interface IC has flexible interface options

A sensor interface IC released by Allegro MicroSystems offers high accuracy and output ... 

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Light-sensitive photodiode improves bio sensors for slim wearables

Featuring an increased photocurrent of 33 microA, the VEMD8081 is a high speed, silicon, ... 

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OmniVision to launch 50Mpixel image sensor with autofocus

At next week’s MWC Shanghai, OmniVision will debut its first image sensor with 100 per ... 

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Current sense amplifiers have lowest offset for AEC-Q100 devices, says Microchip

Capable of delivering accurate and energy-efficient current monitoring in high-temperature ... 

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Smart Sensors’ smart approach to custom ICs and SiPs

Swindon Silicon Systems, a Sensata Technologies company, provides custom integrated circuits, ... 

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Small mosfet relay takes on tall orders

With a high continuous load current and low leakage in a small package, the G3VM – PSON ... 

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High field current sensor reaches to automotive applications

The MLX91216 XHF high field current sensor from Melexis expands its IMC-Hall current sensor ... 

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Noise-cancelling sensor improves driving experience, says Molex

Introducing the first road noise cancelling (RNC) sensor in a family developed as a result ... 

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Pressure sensors are designed as PCBs for medical use

Differential pressure sensors, B58621V, have been designed as PCBs by TDK. The sensors ... 

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Rohde & Schwarz increases frequency to enhance power sensors

Increasing the maximum measurable frequency of its three-path diode power sensors, Rohde ... 

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OmniVision increases image sensors and adds cybersecurity

Digital imaging specialist, OmniVision Technologies, has added the OX03F10 automotive image ... 

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Abaco upgrades 3U VPX FPGA boards for SOSA standards

Increasing bandwidth and processing capabilities at lower power and size, the VP831 is ... 

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Sensor provides health check via wearables

Smartphones, wearables and mobile devices with V-Sensor are able to measure blood pressure, ... 

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Sensor harvests energy in ADAS wheels

Power generation and sensing are combined in the InWheelSense energy harvesting and sensing ... 

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Image sensor for smartphones uses de-noise technologies

Combining a 1M pixel, high gain and multi-sampling de-noise with selective conversion gain, ... 

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Two-channel CMOS op amp is high speed for sensing systems

A two-channel, high speed, ground sense CMOS op amp in the Emarmour series by Rohm has ... 

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Waterproof sensor is sealed to IP67 in splash-prone areas

Believed to be the industry’s first IP67 waterproof sensor for high-humidity environments, ... 

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Thin film, short wave infrared image sensor exceeds InGaAs-based versions

A prototype, high resolution, short wave infrared (SWIR) image sensor with record small ... 

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Digital pyro-electric sensor is surface mount for optical efficiency

Pyreos is shipping prototypes of its surface mount, dual channel pyro-electric sensor for ... 

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Radar sensor suite has all-round sensing for vehicles

Sensing to cover all radar segments from Europe’s NCAP (New Car Assessment Programme) ... 

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Isolated current sensors lower automotive design complexity, claims Melexis

Monolithic isolated current sensors from Melexis are claimed to increase performance and ... 

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LDO regulators deliver enhanced power rail stabilisation in tight spaces

Low noise, compact, low dropout (LDO) voltage regulators from Toshiba Electronics Europe ... 

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Smart facial recognition is now available at Rutronik UK

Distributor Rutronik UK is now stocking the Smart Panel PC MM8 from Holitech. It has intelligent ... 

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Tyre sensor combines monitoring for smart tyres

Tyre status and loading monitoring is possible, together with pressure sensing in the MLX91805 ... 

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Automotive -grade proximity sensors prevent false triggers

Two integrated automotive-grade proximity sensors with high resolution up to 20 micron ... 

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Maxim MAX77655 is smallest SIMO PMIC yet

Claimed to provide the highest number of output channels and to reduce overall product ... 

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STMicroelectronics collaborates with Qualcomm for next-gen sensors

Combining the iNEMO LSM6DST six-axis inertial measurement unit (IMU) with what is believed ... 

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Sensirion extends temperature range for humidity sensing

With an extended supply voltage range from 1.08 to 3.6V and 400nA average current, the ... 

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MEMS humidity sensor is designed for long term stability

A MEMS sensor from Würth Elektronik measures just 2.0 x 2.0 x 0.9mm. The WSEN-HIDS humidity ... 

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Current sensors are optimised for affordable e-mobility

The MLX91211 Hall-effect current sensing IC is available from Melexis in two variants.

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E2EW sensors reduce downtime in automotive welding

Sensors from Omrom enhance welding productivity with equivalent sensing distances for iron ... 

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Thermoelectric coolers keep imaging sensors cool for outdoor security

The HiTemp ETX series of thermoelectric coolers from Laird Thermal Systems, keep imaging ... 

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Programmable PXI modules simulate current loop-based sensors

To mimic current loop sensors in industrial control applications, the model 41-765 analogue ... 

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Integrated kit combine cloud-ready board and Arduino shield for IoT development

A kit released by Avnet Silica, the HoriZone RA brings real-time IoT sensor data securely ... 

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Maxim has healthy regard for reducing development time for wearable devices

Developers can save at least six months of development time using the Health Sensor Platform ... 

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Reference design for IO-Link brings intelligence to the edge

To support today’s factories which have to adjust and reconfigure equipment to maximise ... 

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Integrated ToF module is multi-zone

Offering an increased camera field of view (FoV) coverage and spatial resolution, the VL53L5 ... 

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Murata introduces 1D and 2D TMR magnetic sensors

1D linear and 2D angular sensor devices from Crocus Technology are based on tunnel magnetic resistance ... 

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Digi-Key Electronics signs sensing specialist, Aceinna

Sensor, autonomous vehicle guidance and power management by Aceinna are now available from ... 

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MCUs integrate peripherals for sensor-based IoT applications

Sensor-based IoT applications use a combination of analogue functionality and digital control ... 

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Low noise image sensors enhance ON Semiconductor’s industrial range

Sensors in the XGS family from ON Semiconductor now include high performance, low noise ... 

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Image sensor minimises distortion in machine vision and mixed reality applications

A combination of a high dynamic range and pixel design means that the AR0234CS CMOS global ... 

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ToF sensor module offers detects moving objects, says Omron

The 3D precision time of flight (ToF) ranging sensor module delivers positioning, autonomous-guidance ... 

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Target simulator sets new standards for 4-D radar sensors

Automotive test specialist, dSpace claims to set new standards for testing of 4-D radar ... 

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Zytronic releases contactless sensing option to displays

A third dimension to touch has been added by Zytronic to its ZyBrid hover technology. The ... 

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CH201 ToF sensor operates at up to 5m

TDK has extended its ultrasonic time of flight (ToF) sensor platform, with the Chirp CH201 ... 

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Drivers can use 3D position sensor for steering angle detection

Micronas masterHAL sensors from TDK now include a stray-field robust 3D HAL position sensor, ... 

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3D spatial audio allow motion-aware hearables

3D spatial audio technology company, VisiSonics and wireless IP company, Ceva, have collaborated ... 

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4D imaging radar for autonomous driving is based on Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC

Continental has announced the Advanced Radar Sensor 540 (ARS540), claimed to be the industry’s ... 

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Semtech provide low power connectivity to Amazon Sidewalk

Long range (LoRa) devices from Semtech provide long range, low bandwidth connectivity for ... 

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SensiML automates dataset management via Google’s TensorFlow Lite

Users of TensorFlow Lite for Microcontrollers can leverage the SensiML Analytics Toolkit ... 

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QVA ToF sensor is half the size of Melexis’ VGA 3D ToF IC

The MLX75026 is a quarter video graphic array (QVGA) resolution time of flight (ToF) sensor ... 

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Geo Semiconductor chooses OmniVision image sensors

OmniVision Technologies’ OX03C10 automotive image sensor is combined with Geo Semiconductor’s ... 

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Digital temperature sensors carry ISO 17025 for pharmaceutical logistics

Data logger manufacturers can eliminate costly and technically challenging calibration ... 

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HD image sensor operates on low light security cameras for IoT

A sensor for consumer IoT security cameras by OmniVision Technologies is claimed to feature ... 

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Touch-free opto sensors prepare for post-Covid-19 operations

Distributor, Anglia offers Omron touch sensors, all of which can be integrated into designs ... 

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Temperature sensor enables privacy-first health screenings

QuikSense is a cost-effective and scalable temperature solution that integrates with existing ... 

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Toshiba introduces two CCD linear image sensors for faster AOI

Two 1500pixel image sensor arrays from Toshiba Electronics Europe accelerate throughput ... 

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3D magnetic sensor are robust for joystick and games consoles

Magnetic sensors available from Infineon Technologies, now include a 3D Hall generation ... 

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Multi-sensor module is for developers with the IoT bug

SmartBug is an intelligent multi-sensor IoT module by TDK. The InvenSense module combines ... 

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Force sensor brings touch input to mobile devices

The HSFPAR series of force sensors from Alps Alpine now the HSFPAR007A, which detects stress as light ... 

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EnOcean adds IoT starter kit for Aruba Wi-Fi

An IoT starter kit developed by EnOcean simplified the integration of EnOcean wireless ... 

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Maxim says dual-photo detector optical sensor is thinnest available

Sensors can be quickly and easily designed into wearable health and fitness products, says ... 

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Zero drift Hall-effect current sensors are an industry first, says Texas Instruments

Engineers can achieve consistent, accurate measurements over time and temperature in high-voltage ... 

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CMOS op amp eliminates oscillation, says Rohm

Equipped with anomaly detection, the BD77501G is the latest high speed CMOS operational ... 

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Magnetic sensors have redundancy to meet ASIL D standard

A redundant tunnel-magneto-resistance (TMR) angle sensor from TDK, the TAD4140 has a digital ... 

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Voltage sensors are compact and meet rail requirements

Available in a compact, light and robust packages, the DVC 1000 series of voltage sensors ... 

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Infineon designs IC specifically for EVs and HEVs

A sensing and balancing IC for battery management systems (BMS) in electric vehicles (EVs) ... 

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Temperature sensor is robust for e-mobility

Developed specifically for demanding e-mobility applications where high long term stability ... 

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Current sensors is world’s most accurate, claims Allegro

Allegro Microsystems claims that the ACS37002 is the world’s most accurate 400kHz current ... 

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3D Hall-effect sensor has magnetic node for contactless sensing

Incorporating a micropower magnetic node, the MLX90395 Triaxis Magnetometer Node offers ... 

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PIR environmental sensors are sensitive and fast for industrial use

Environmental pyroelectric passive infra red (PIR) sensors have been added to the environmental ... 

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Air flow sensors offer repeatable accuracy for medical applications

Posifa Technologies has announced its PMF8300 series of mass air flow sensors for use in ... 

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Mouser stocks vibration sensors from Analog Devices

Based on Analog Devices’ microelectromechanical system (MEMS) sensor technology, the ... 

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LDO regulator has high PSRR for noise-sensitive applications

The AP7353 low dropout (LDO) regulator is designed to meet the need for voltage regulation ... 

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ToF sensor calculate range of multiple objects

STMicroelectronics has introduced a time of flight (ToF) sensor that enables multi-object ... 

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Smart sensors are the jewel in the crown

Scientists have taken inspiration from the biomimicry of butterfly wings and peacock feathers ... 

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Automotive image sensors has near-IR sensitivity for low light conditions

Believed to be the first automotive image sensor with Nyxel technology, the OX03A2S is ... 

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Signal conditioner IC targets industry 4.0, medical and IoT sensor applications

The latest addition to the sensor signal conditioner (SSC) range is the ZSSC3240. According ... 

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Temperature sensor complies with JEDEC for DDR modules

Applications that require accurate, real-time temperature monitoring can use the TS5111 ... 

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Wristband alerts wearer to social distancing parameters

To ensure social distancing is maintained in the work environment, Tended offers a wristband ... 

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Touchscreen sensor assembly is for harsh environments

Based on the aXiom touchscreen controller, Chrominance standard touchscreens provide an ... 

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Putting your finger on detecting sleep apnea

Belgian start-up, Ectosense, has developed a finger sensor to determine if sleep apnea ... 

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Wirepas Mesh is scalable for decentralised networks

Battery-powered Wirepas Mesh technology mesh units and mesh sensor units from  ... 

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Digi-Key adds biometric systems with Fingerprint Cards signing

Digi-Key Electronics has signed a global distribution partnership with Fingerprint Cards ... 

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Barometric pressure sensor provides indoor location

Pressure sensing is used in the BMP390 barometric pressure sensor which delivers altitude ... 

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dSpace and Uhnder collaborate to develop radar for autonomous vehicles

Radar systems for automated and autonomous driving will be developed jointly by Uhnder ... 

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UltraSoC combines analytics with Agile Analog’s monitoring IP

To detect physical cyber attacks, Agile Analog and UltraSoC have collaborated to create ... 

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Liquid sensors are low maintenance for mechanical turbines

MEMS sensors are offered by Posifa Technologies as cost-effective devices that can replace ... 

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Sensor hub DSP architecture makes sense of surroundings

Claimed to be the industry’s first high performance sensor hub DSP architecture, SensPro ... 

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Image sensors for computer vision use ST’s die-stacking technology

Two high-speed image sensors released by STMicroelectronics use global shutter to capture ... 

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Voice cores from CEVA support TensorFlow Lite for Microcontrollers

Machine learning at the edge is now possible for WhisPro speech recognition software from ... 

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Zytronic combines touch and virtual button concept for touchscreens

A configurable interface for rugged applications is provided by Zytronic, with the ZyBrid ... 

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EyeVision releases software to support MIPI camera technology

Image processing hardware based on MIPI camera technology is supported by EyeVision (EVT) ... 

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G-Shock uses Renesas RE microcontroller for heart rate and GPS

At the end of last month Casio Computer unveiled its latest smartwatch. The G-Shock watch ... 

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Sensors deliver machine learning in industry and consumer, says ST

Motion-detection machine-learning core (MLC) technologies are integrated in the ISM330DHCX ... 

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dSpace adds multi-target capability to automotive radar sensor test

Multi-target capability has been added to two of dSpace’s automotive radar sensor test systems.

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Bluetooth-enabled V-Sensor checks up on the wearer

Leman Micro Devices (LMD) has announced that its V-Sensor is now Bluetooth-enabled. Coupled ... 

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Beacons and sensor beacons use Bluetooth 5 for secure IoT

Fujitsu Component America has added a series of Bluetooth 5 beacons and sensor beacons, ... 

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Temperature sensors increase accuracy in “smallest” linear form factor, says TI

Temperature sensors offering 50 per cent higher accuracy, high sensitivity and single-point ... 

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DC/DC converters simplify design of smart industrial applications

High efficiency at all loads, with a maximum value of 95 per cent is maintained byt eh ... 

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Senseeker claims DROIC is world’s first eight micron pitch, dual-band version

Claimed to be the first dual-band, infra red imaging digital read-out integrated circuit ... 

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Rutronik UK adds Infineon’s coreless open loop current sensor for industrial use

Described as precise and stable, Xensiv TL14971 is Infineon’s industrial, coreless open ... 

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Micro-stepping motor driver IC has integrated current sensing

Silent operation, despite a high motor current are characteristics of the TC78H670FTG micro-stepping ... 

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Framos introduces sensor module and adapter for MIPI CSI 2

The sensor module ecosystem from Framos now includes the FSM-IMX530 sensor module and sensor ... 

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Proximity sensors reduce power for consumer and industrial applications

Two integrated proximity sensors from the Optoelectronics Group of Vishay Intertechnology ... 

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Spectral ALS focuses on premium phone cameras

Claimed to be the world’s most advanced spectral ambient light sensor (ALS) for high-end ... 

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NIR sensor saves power for mobile 3D optical sensing systems

3D optical sensing applications such as face recognition, payment authentication can operate ... 

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Sensor does not need soldering or programming says TDK

For intelligent multi-sensor monitoring and remote data collection, SmartSense from TDK ... 

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“World’s smallest” 3D image sensor authenticates faces

At CES this week, Infineon will present what it claims is the world’s smallest 3D image ... 

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Integrated IP and software develop contextually-aware IoT devices

At CES this week, Ceva will demonstrate its SenslinQ integrated hardware IP and software ... 

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Wireless VR/AR haptic glove allows gamers to “feel” digital objects

At CES next week, BeBop Sensors will announce the Forte Data Glove, claimed to be the first ... 

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Perception software runs in sensors of autonomous vehicles

Believed to be the first commercially available, 2D/3D perception system designed to run ... 

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Sensor fusion software places control in the palm of consumer’s hand

Motion-based gesture control together with 3D motion tracking and pointing are enabled ... 

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Image sensor evaluation kits support VR and smart buildings

Evaluation kits from ams support eye tracking, presence detection and object recognition ... 

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Inductive position sensor accelerates automotive system electrification

Believed to be the first inductive position sensor for high-speed motors available as a ... 

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Mouser adds InvenSense’s time-of-flight sensors

For a range of IoT devices, augmented reality (AR), drones and mobile devices, the MOD_CH101 ... 

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Fingerprint sensor authenticates via smartphone’s display

Believed to be the largest surface fingerprint-on-display (FoD) module, designed with organic ... 

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OKW produces flanged enclosures for sensor electronics

EasyTec sensor enclosures are available from OKW in two plan sizes and two heights. The ... 

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Cuffless BP monitor meets Class-II regulatory accuracy

Blood pressure (BP) monitoring is conventionally achieved with bulky and mechanical cuff-based ... 

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Temperature sensor delivers power savings for mobile monitoring

Typical temperature reading accuracy of 0.25 degrees C, low operating and standby current, ... 

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Module combines sensors for smart building data

Data can be collected within 30 minutes of plugging in the AmbiMate MS4 multi-sensor module. ... 

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Temperature sensors in WLCSP integrate into wearable designs

Temperature sensors from ams are available in a tiny 1.5mm2 wafer level chip ... 

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Allegro introduces current sensors in surface-mount option

Current sensors offer easy handling and layout for high current density applications, says ... 

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Absolute pressure sensor delivers calibrated data for navigation

A compact MEMS-based absolute pressure sensor by Würth Elektronik eiSos measures 2.0 x ... 

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Air velocity sensors monitor for thermal efficiency

Air velocity data can be combined with existing temperature data for insights into thermal ... 

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Evaluation board accelerates IoT sensor system development, says Omron

Sensor systems for the IoT can be fast tracked, says Omron Electronic Components Europe, ... 

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Optical sensor eliminates flicker for smartphone cameras, says ams

On-chip flicker detection can be reduced in smartphones, via the TCS3408 colour sensor, ... 

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Relative pressure sensor IC measures pressure in automotive evaporation systems

Relative pressure as low as 50mbar can be measured with the automotive-qualified MLX90821 sensor.

Melexis ... 

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DSP processor IP has wide vector architecture for parallel operations

To accelerate parallel automotive, sensor fusion and communications applications, Synopsys ... 

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Monolithic thin-film image sensor boosts SWIR range

Holding out the promise for high-resolution applications in surveillance, biometric identification, ... 

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Partners collaborate to produce VPX system for electronic warfare

SOSA (Sensor Open System Architecture) Consortium members Pentek, Herrick Technology Laboratories ... 

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MIPI PHY switch operates across five lanes for mobile applications

Capable of switching physical layers that comply with either C-PHY or D-PHY serial interfaces, ... 

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Wide-band radar sensors detect minute movements

Radio wave ranging sensors from Socionext Europe, the SC1220 series, use 60GHz frequency ... 

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Digi-Key Electronics partners with Analog Devices on multi-sensor platform

Electronic components distributor, Digi-Key Electronics, has announced a partnership with Analog Devices ... 

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Rohm presents SiC MOSFETs with lower switching losses

Six trench gate structure SiC MOSFETs from Rohm are presented in new four-pin packages. ... 

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Position sensor is robust for use in robotics and military projects

Claimed to offer more robust performance than existing absolute encoders and better resolution ... 

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MEMS thermopile vacuum sensors negate additional sensing tech

According to Posifa Technologies, its PVC3000 series of MEMS thermopile vacuum sensors ... 

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Sensor module boost to light curtain applications

A series of infrared (IR) sensor modules in five compact package types from Vishay have ... 

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Low profile reflective sensor negates peripheral circuitry

For industrial and medical applications, TT Electronics has launched a low profile reflective ... 

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ams adds laser detection auto-focus that sees through smudges

Laser detection auto-focus for a smartphone camera that can accurately zero in on the target ... 

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RS Components introduces compact IR temperature sensor for smart factories

Designed for space-sensitive factory maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) in smart ... 

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Ultrasonic sensor disks from TDK meet automotive and industrial needs

Ceramic-based Epcos ultrasonic sensor disks have been announced by TDK. There are two standard ... 

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QuickLogic partners with Nuance Communications for voice recognition

Multi-core, voice-enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and endpoint AI provider, QuickLogic ... 

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Soil sensor increases crop yield; minimises environmental damage

Incorporating three sensors in one package, a soil sensor from Murata is intended for the ... 

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Wide-angle thermal MEMS sensor contactless offers Omron’s widest field of view

Omron Electronic Components Business Europe has added a wide angle 32 x 32 element version ... 

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Waterproof digital sensor measures air and water pressure

Low power consumption, due to a dedicated, customised application specific integrated circuit ... 

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Integrated optical module reduces smoke detector false alarms

Analog Devices, has introduced the ADPD188BI, an integrated optical ... 

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RFID label with sensor tests vehicle water ingress rates

Vehicles are leak-tested during the assembly process with water ingress detection tests ... 

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Sensor-laden module simplifies cloud connectivity says SensiEdge

A portable IoT module, the SensiBLE 2.0, is powered by a rechargeable Li-Ion battery. It ... 

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Listen to your heart with wearable sensor

Small, low power healthcare sensors from Maxim Integrated enable new wearable health and ... 

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Arrow Electronics signs agreement with Sensera for IoT location sensors

Real-time location and location-aware smart wireless sensor modules from Sensera are now ... 

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AI vision sensor encourages creativity

Robotics and open source hardware provider, DFRobot, describes its artificial intelligence ... 

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Image sensor bridge helps robotics says Lattice Semiconductor

For industrial vision applications, Lattice Semiconductor has developed the SubLVDS to ... 

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Time of flight sensors from Premier Farnell provide 3D information

Distributor, Premier Farnell is shipping a range of time of flight (ToF) sensors designed ... 

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ZF develops sensors to meet e-bike demands

As e-bikes become more commonplace on roads, manufacturers are continually launching new ... 

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Ambient light sensor is sensitive for wearables and smartphones

In small form factor applications such as smart watches and sport bands where very high ... 

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Adlink upgrades MCM for system-wide coverage

Adlink Technology has upgraded its MCM machine condition monitoring, with the launch of ... 

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Collaboration leads to lidar for autonomous driving

A collaboration between Analog Devices and First Sensor will develop lidar products intended ... 

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TDK introduces MEMS-based sonar on a silicon chip ToF sensors

Enabling ultra-wide field-of-view, the Chirp CH-101 ultrasonic sensor is based on MEMS ... 

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Detection sensor distinguishes earthquake from false alarms

False detection prevention is a built-in function of the BP3901 compact, high accuracy, ... 

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Angle sensors from Infineon are accurate at low magnetic fields

Sensors based on anisotropic magnetoresistive (AMR) technology will be unveiled by Infineon ... 

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Power supply monitoring IC has self-diagnosis for functional safety

Designed for automotive application power supply systems the BD39040MUF-C, by Rohm Semiconductor, ... 

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Digital turbo MAP sensor calculates air-fuel ratio

At the Sensor+Test show next week, Infineon will present the Xensiv absolute pressure sensor ... 

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Infineon claims Hall sensor is a first for ASIL D systems

Infineon Technologies believes that the Xensiv TLE499913 is the industry’s first monolithically ... 

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Bosch adds user interaction and activity tracking to ear accelerometer

User interactions and accurate activity tracking are enabled by the BMA456 accelerometer ... 

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Proximity sensors have predictive maintenance features

Proximity sensors with IoT features for predictive maintenance have been announced by Omron. ... 

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Miniature barometric pressure sensor offers protection

Protected against water, dust and humidity, the small barometric pressure sensor Xensiv ... 

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RX microcontrollers have precision for sensing equipment

The first RX microcontrollers with integral analogue front end have been announced by Renesas ... 

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Establish calibration with mass air flow sensors

Mass air flow sensors for use in bypass assemblies can reduce system size, increase reliability ... 

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Farnell extends semiconductor range with Osram Opto family

LEDs, infra red emitters, photodiodes and optical sensors from Osram Opto Semiconductor ... 

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Embedded Vision Alliance awards REAL3 image sensor as “Product of the Year”

Smartphone cameras increasingly require 3D vision capabilities as differentiating factor. ... 

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Force sensor is small but impact resistant

Offering high impact resistance and a small form factor, the HSFPAR004A is a force sensor ... 

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Pressure sensor is sensitive for extended temperatures

A ceramic port is included in the design of the Bourns Model BPS140 pressure sensor to ... 

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Programmable PMIC increases ADAS reliability

Space can be saved in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and reliability increased ... 

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Air velocity sensors provide insight to cool data centres

Air velocity sensors in Posifa Technologies’ PAV1000 series are designed for data centre ... 

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Arrow and IBM aim to reinvent Airport operations with new IoT solution

The Smart Airport Asset Management Solution, co-created with IBM, enables airport operators ... 

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Smart sensors tackle transportation of the future

RoboSense has partnered with Horizon Robotics, Cainao Network, Sensible 4 and AutoX to ... 

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Multi-sensor platform progresses towards battery-less IoT

Believed to be the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth radio, the RSL10 multi-sensor platform ... 

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ULIS claims “world’s smallest thermal image sensor”

For small thermal cameras, ULIS is presenting the ATT0640 at the SPIE Defence and Commercial ... 

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RS Components offers humidity and temperature sensor from Sensirion

Equipped with a membrane to protect against water and dust, Sensiron’s SHT85 temperature ... 

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Integrated RF modules create 6LoWPAN sub-GHz mesh

A wireless IP mesh based on fully integrated RF modules has been created by Radiocrafts.

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Photoelectric sensors for industrial IoT are slimline

Slim photoelectric sensors have been announced, as the first part of its Bulgin’s automation ... 

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RZ/G Linux aims to reduce industrial control certification time

With the aim of reducing IEC 62443-4-2 user certification time by up to six months, Renesas ... 

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Isolated ICs exhibit low temperature drift for green energy

Isolated analogue amplifiers, voltage sensors and delta-sigma modulator (DSM) devices released ... 

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Current sensor has highest speed and accuracy to date, says Allegro

Systems that use external microprocessors can optimise speed and accuracy, says Allegro, ... 

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Maxim’s Heart-Rate Sensor Designed Into Fujitsu Connected Technologies’ New Raku Raku Smartphone F-01L for Seniors

MAX30101 enables users to measure stress levels and arterial ageing

Maxim Integrated have ... 

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Microchip adds memory and functional safety to DSC family

Dual- and single-core dsPIC33C digital signal controllers (DSCs) are now available from ... 

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Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors meet consumer budgets

Water-resistant MEMS pressure sensors, the LPS33W series from STMicroelectronics, exhibit ... 

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The Sensors Behind the GEN II Wearable Device

The population is ageing and more people need healthcare support, which is having a big ... 

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Automotive grade single-chip VGA ToF sensor monitors in-car and exterior

A single-chip automotive grade VGA Time-of-Flight (ToF) image sensor for applications such ... 

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Smart health sensor provides premium cardiovascular check

Ams has launched the AS7026, an optical sensor for continuous cardiovascular health monitoring ... 

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Nanotechnology shrinks sensors to increases battery life of earbuds 

Since pioneering sensors built inside CMOS, Nanusens has announced that its proprietary ... 

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Colour ambient light sensor has flicker-detect to enhance cameras

Low-power and miniature multi-spectral colour sensors can be integrated and hidden to adjust ... 

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Sensors use Bluetooth Low Energy for IoT development

Sensor technology, with what is claimed to be the industry’s lowest power Bluetooth Low ... 

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Bosch Sensortec launches ideation community to foster and accelerate innovative IoT applications

Bosch Sensortec has launched a new ideation community for customers, partners, developers ... 

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LG G8ThinQ has Real3 image sensor chip for front-facing ToF camera

LG Electronics and Infineon Technologies have teamed up to introduce time of flight (ToF) ... 

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Sushi sensor to monitor plant equipment vibration and surface temperature.

To monitor plant equipment vibration and surface temperature, Yokogawa has offered the ... 

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Location-aware sensors distribute data in smart factory

Location-aware wireless sensors from Nanotron target manufacturing, healthcare and mining, ... 

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Image sensor slims down for smartphones with full-screen displays

High resolution images can be achieved in the industry’s smallest form factor, claims ... 

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Zero-drift op amp provides EMI filtering

Meeting the needs of precision measurement in industrial control and factory automation, ... 

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I2C interface makes low power CO2 sensor easier to implement

In smart environments where sensors monitor for changes so that the appropriate actions ... 

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ams shrinks distance measurement and proximity sensing sensor

Claimed to be the world’s smallest 1D time of flight sensor (ToF), the TMF8701 has been ... 

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Solid-state lidar improves detection distance for vehicles

At this week’s CES 2019 (8 to 12 January) in Las Vegas, USA, RoboSense will demonstrate ... 

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