Sensor Technology

Melexis launches 3D magnetic position sensors

Melexis has expanded its portfolio of 3D magnetic position sensing solutions with the introduction of the MLX9042x series. These sensors are intended for cost-conscious automotive customers who need to measure absolute position accurately and safely in harsh and noisy environments over an extended temperature range. The solutions are primarily intended …

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UTAC and AEM announce new CMOS image sensor test system solution

UTAC Holdings (UTAC), a global semiconductor test and assembly services provider, has a new cost-effective, next-generation test system solution for CMOS image sensors. The test solution was jointly developed by AEM, a semiconductor test and handling solution provider based in Singapore. Driven by the rapidly growing demand for advanced image …

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Family of inductive position sensors now includes solution for ISO 26262-compliant EV motor control applications

Developers of motor control systems are rapidly replacing Hall Effect position sensors and older magnetic resolver solutions with inductive alternatives that eliminate expensive magnets and other heavy transformer-based structures so they can be integrated onto simple, compact printed circuit boards (PCBs). Extending the world’s broadest line of inductive position sensors …

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Multi-sensor module featuring 133MHz Raspberry Pi RP2040 MCU is optimized for low-power, real-time use cases

Sfera Labs has extended its widely-deployed family of Exo Sense Raspberry Pi-based  technologies with the launch of Exo Sense RP, a small form factor, low-power edge-computing multi-sensor module built around the Raspberry Pi RP2040 microcontroller unit (MCU). Ideal for installation in space-constrained, indoor environments, the Exo Sense RP module combines …

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TTI helps overcome the challenges of designing and implementing sensor applications

TTI, a specialty distributor of electronic components, will be exhibiting at Sensor+Test 2022 on stand 1-232. The event takes place from 10th to 12th May in Nuremberg, Germany. Visitors to the booth can see a live demonstration from joint exhibitor Omron that illustrates true presence detection with the D6T MEMS …

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New e-motor IP68 encapsulated precision RTD temperature sensor

The new IP68-rated Heraeus EC3032 Pt1000 temperature sensor assembly from ATC Semitec, is ideal for use in e-motor applications. With a temperature range of -50°C to +200°C (with a short-term rating of up to 250°C for 50 hours) it offers precise, and robust temperature sensing solution for harsh automotive environments. …

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Rutronik expands distribution agreement with ams OSRAM

Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente has extended its existing franchise agreement with ams OSRAM to include the full ams product portfolio in the EMEA region. The expansion of the partnership completes Rutronik’s existing product portfolio of sensors, lighting, and visualization products and enables it to provide individual customer solutions for applications in …

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Rutronik presents innovative solutions for IIoT and IoE from leading manufacturers and own developments at Sensor+Test 2022

Sensor+Test is back as a presence event and so is Rutronik. In Hall 1 at Stand 320, the worldwide distributor presents its varied product portfolio in the areas of sensor, measurement, and test technology. Participating companies include Melexis, TDK Micronas, Diodes Inc, Kemet, RECOM, Bosch SE, and Infineon. Also represented …

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Wyld launches sensor-to-satellite technology for global IoT connectivity

Wyld Networks has announced the availability of its new range of low-power, sensor-to-satellite LoRaWAN terminals and modules for IoT applications across areas where there is little or no alternative connectivity. The Wyld Connect hybrid devices can transfer data directly to terrestrial networks or through a network of Low Earth Orbiting …

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Fanfir TORRIX XTS Sensor – The all-rounder for level measurement now available from PVL

PVL, a leading distributor of industrial automation and safety components, has announced the availability of the TORRIX XTS fill level sensor from Fanfir, market leading specialists in the development and manufacturing of sensors and systems for monitoring and measuring fill levels. The TORRIX XTS is maintenance free and does not …

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