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2012-05-01 21:22:25

Portable gas sensors can allow you to search for explosives, diagnose medical conditions through a patient's breath, and decide whether it's safe to stay in a mine. These devices do all this by identifying and measuring airborne chemicals, and a new, more sensitive, smart model is under development at the University of Michigan. The smart sensor could detect chemical weapon vapors or indicators of disease better than the current design. It also consumes less power, crucial for stretching...

Portable Gas Sensors Improve Atmospheric Pollution Measurements
2012-04-30 08:51:27

Different types of compact, low-power portable sensors under development by three independent research groups may soon yield unprecedented capabilities to monitor ozone, greenhouse gases, and air pollutants. The three teams will each present their work at the Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO: 2012 (http://www,cleoconference.org), to be held May 6-11, in San Jose, Calif. Princeton University engineer Amir Khan and colleagues, working with space scientists at the University of...

2012-04-19 23:04:19

Safety Gas Detection, which manufactures, installs and services gas monitoring systems, was commissioned recently to carry out two projects for Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales. (PRWEB) April 19, 2012 The company, based in Leyland, in Lancashire, won a contract to service the equipment that controls the carbon monoxide emissions in the underground car parks at the hotel and conference resort which, in 2010, hosted the Ryder Cup - the once-every-two-years golf tournament between...

2012-01-05 08:00:00

KWJ Engineering has developed revolutionary new Screen Printed Electrochemical Gas Sensors (SPEC SENSORS), that are extremely tiny, thin, flexible, low power, long life and very low cost. They are ideal for integration into wireless platforms and can enable an explosion of innovation and applications. These breakthrough sensors were developed with funding from the National Science Foundation and will be featured at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas, January 10-13. (PRWEB) January 05,...

2011-11-28 08:00:00

Professional Equipment now has a wide variety of gas detectors to help home inspectors, HVAC technicians, utility workers and construction trades people find gas leaks in heat exchangers, gas lines and appliances; monitor air quality and check to see that combustion is optimized in heating systems. (PRWEB) November 28, 2011 Heating season is upon us, which means furnaces are firing up across the country and HVAC techs are being called in to perform routine system checks, and then fix units...

2011-07-28 00:01:00

More than 50,000 instruments are now operated and maintained on iNet - the unique Gas Detection as a Service solution. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 Industrial Scientific is pleased to announce that more than 50,000 gas detection instruments are now on iNet®. iNet helps companies around the world keep their workers safe by providing visibility into gas detector alarms, exposure and usage. The software-based service solves common challenges faced in gas detection programs, such as...

2011-06-17 15:02:00

MINNEAPOLIS, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A sophisticated new gas-detection team that couples a SEC 3000 sensor with a SEC 3100 transmitter to "see" even traces of toxic gas concentrations has been announced by Sensor Electronics of Minneapolis. Engineered for semiconductor production areas where toxic gases like tungsten hexafluoride and dichlorosilane are an ever-present danger, this new sensor/transmitter team reacts instantly to dangerous gas levels. The factory-tuned sensor works in...

2011-03-09 00:00:27

The highly configurable Ventis MX4 can be used in a variety of applications. This lightweight, multi-gas instrument is compatible with iNet, Industrial Scientific's uinque Gas Detection as a Service solution. Pittsburgh, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 08, 2011 Industrial Scientific, the global leader in gas detection, today introduced the Ventisâ“ž¢ MX4 multi-gas detector. It is a lightweight, highly configurable instrument that is available with or without an integral...

2011-02-24 08:47:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Block Engineering, a developer of Quantum Cascade Laser-based spectrometers, has been awarded the Silver Medal in the Gases & Instrumentation 2011 Golden Gas Awards. The Golden Gas Award is an international competition sponsored by Gases & Instrumentation Magazine to recognize the leading new gas analysis products of 2010. Paul Nesdore, Publisher/Editor of Gases & Instrumentation Magazine commented that, "The LaserScan was...


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