Electronic Products & Technology


May 17, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Wearable sensor integrates machine learning innovation

Calgary-based Protxx collaborates on product development, pilot deployment
May 17, 2020 by Stephen Law

Programmable smart sensor is all-in-one

BOSCH BHI260AB all-in-one programmable smart sensor combines an accelerometer, gyroscope and fusion software, allowing a flexible environment for the development of sensor-based applications. This software development kit includes Sensortec’s programmable 32-bit microcontroller (Fuser2), a leading-edge 6-axis Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU)…
May 2, 2020 by Stephen Law

Ambient light sensors come in standard SMT package

ROHM SEMICONDUCTOR Ambient light sensors (ALS) ICs are available in industry standard surface mount packages. Devices are specifically targeted at LCD/LED displays, hand-held products and mobile devices where power consumption is critical. ICs are designed to control the brightness of…
April 27, 2020 by EP&T Magazine

Electronic manufacturers collaborate on social distancing device

The Social Distancer is a credit-card size, one-inch thick patent-pending device that calculates the distance between employees
April 22, 2020 by Stephen Law

Smart sensor combines accelerometer, gyroscope and fusion software

FUTURE ELECTRONICS Bosch BHI260AB all-in-one programmable smart sensor hub combines an accelerometer, gyroscope and fusion software, allowing a flexible environment for the development of sensor-based applications. Hub covers low power, high performance applications such as wellness designs and other mobile…
April 20, 2020 by Stephen Law

MEMS serves ultra-low pressure sensing in a digital world

BOURNS Model BPS125 environmental pressure sensor model provides high accuracy, 3.3V and ultra-low pressure range capabilities. Devices are based on state-of-the-art Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) technology and deliver precision performance in a miniature package size. Designed for space-constrained, 3.3V digital systems…
April 13, 2020 by Stephen Law

Temperature sensor is small, accurate and versatile

WURTH ELEKTRONIK WSEN-TIDS temperature sensor measures 2.0 x 2.0 x 0.5mm, suitable for a wide application range. Accuracy of device’s measuring range is -40 to 125°C is ±0.5°C, while in the range -10 to 60°C it goes down to ±0.25°C.…
March 24, 2020 by Stephen Law

Self-contained displacement sensor serves high-precision, high-repeatability applications

KAMAN PRECISION PRODUCTS SC-2440 off the shelf, self-contained analog output displacement sensor system is suitable for applications featuring high-precision automated assembly, OEM applications with on-board computing power, and any application with high repeatability requirements. Device requires no calibration and the…
March 1, 2020 by Stephen Law

Optical analog angular position sensor is non-contact

ADVANCED PHOTONIX Non-contact, optical analog angular position sensor provides a continuous analog voltage output ratio-metric to the angular position of the sensor shaft, making it suitable for industrial processes and aircraft control surfaces applications. Device is contactless, making it a…
November 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Slim sensor delivers calibrated data

WüRTH ELEKTRONIK WSEN-PADS compact MEMS-based (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) absolute pressure sensor size is 2.0 x 2.0 x 0.8mm and measures pressure in the range between 26 and 126kPa. Device’s output data rate can be selected between 1 and 200Hz. Sensor contains…
November 1, 2019 by Stephen Law

Air velocity sensors deliver digital I2C output

POSIFZ TECHNOLOGIES PAV3000 series high-performance air velocity sensors with digital I2C output and a surface-mount footprint provide thermal management and filter monitoring in space-constrained locations. Unlike thermistor-based solutions, device has a MEMS sensor core that is minimally affected by ambient…
October 26, 2019 by Stephen Law

Relative pressure sensor IC for EVAP systems

MELEXIS MLX90821 relative pressure sensor IC measures very low pressures in automotive applications. Using the latest MEMS technology closely integrated with an analog signal chain and digital signal processing, device is a system-in-package IC solution for the reliable measurement of…