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2013-09-17 23:18:18

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Temperature Sensors and Transmitters Market London (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Non-contact Temperature Sensors are Threatening Established Technologies in Process Applications Global temperature sensors and transmitters market is a mature market. Temperature is the most monitored parameter in any industry. Both contact- and non-contact-technology-based temperature sensors are deployed in industrial applications, ranging...

2013-08-26 23:04:51

Micron Optics' new os5500 Displacement Gage offers industry-leading range and durability in a design aimed at long term structural monitoring. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 26, 2013 Micron Optics, Inc., a global leading innovator and provider of fiber optic sensing systems and tunable laser technology, today announces an addition to its growing portfolio of optical sensors: the os5500 Displacement Gage. Based on fiber Bragg grating (FBG) technology, the os5500 is designed to measure...

New Surgical Tool Enables Superhuman Precision
2012-09-28 10:09:06

Even the most skilled and steady surgeons experience minute, almost imperceptible hand tremors when performing delicate tasks. Normally, these tiny motions are inconsequential, but for doctors specializing in fine-scale surgery, such as operating inside the human eye or repairing microscopic nerve fibers, freehand tremors can pose a serious risk for patients. By harnessing a specialized optical fiber sensor, a new “smart” surgical tool can compensate for this unwanted movement...

2012-08-29 23:01:21

3D shape rendering and strain measurement demonstrations of licensed NASA fiber optic technology could radically enhance endoscopic surgery, aerospace safety, oil & gas exploration and much more. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 4DSP, a technology design company with offices in Austin and the Netherlands, announced today it is officially launching live industry demonstrations of licensed NASA fiber optic sensing and 3D shape rendering technology that could help radically improve...

2012-07-13 10:32:26

In the world of racing, tiny details can be the difference between victory and defeat. It is no wonder, then, that manufacturers of racing yachts are always on the lookout for new technologies to optimize boats and sails. An ingenious new sensor technology now helps them to extend the boundaries of what is possible. The constant hunger to break new records has turned boat building into a high-tech business. The racing yachts that compete at international regattas today are sporting...


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