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Clever Technology Decodes More Information From Single Photons
2014-02-12 21:17:46

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) It's not quite Star Trek communications—yet. But long-distance communications in space may be easier now that researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have designed a clever detector array that can extract more information than usual from single particles of light. Described in a new paper, the NIST/JPL array-on-a-chip easily identifies the position of the exact...

2013-11-19 08:28:58

SINGAPORE, Nov. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSXV: ZMS) (OTCPK: ZMSPF) (Frankfurt: W1I), a developer of leading-edge photonics technologies for medical, industrial and scientific markets, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Zecotek Imaging Systems Pte. Ltd. has received a US$1,500,000 order for its patented Lutetium Fine Silicate (LFS) scintillation crystals from its strategic partner Hamamatsu Photonics (Tokyo: 6965) of Japan. This second order of...

2013-10-28 00:22:26

In TO878 transmitted on Friday, October 25, 2013, an error occurred in the first paragraph. "MAPD photo detectors" should have read "MPPC photo detectors". Corrected copy follows: Zecotek's Imaging Technologies Showcased in Partnership with Hamamatsu Photonics at the Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference in Seoul, Korea SINGAPORE, Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSXV: ZMS) (OTCPK: ZMSPF) (Frankfurt: W1I), a developer of leading-edge...

2013-10-25 04:21:54

SINGAPORE, Oct. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSXV: ZMS) (OTCPK: ZMSPF) (Frankfurt: W1I), a developer of leading-edge photonics technologies for medical, industrial and scientific markets, today announced that the Company will be attending the Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference in Seoul Korea from October 27 through November 2, 2013 in Seoul, Korea. Zecotek will join Hamamatsu Photonics to showcase patented imaging technologies including an...

2013-10-23 23:19:01

Radiation Detection, Monitoring and Safety Market report categorizes the global market into the segments and sub-segments. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/radiation-protection-market-987.html (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 The "Radiation Detection, Monitoring and Safety Market for Nuclear Power Plants, Homeland Security and Defense, Manufacturing Industry (Geiger Counter, Scintillator, Dosimeter, Area Process, Survey Meter, Portal Monitors) – Trends and Global Forecasts...

2013-10-21 12:30:22

MOSCOW, October 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OJSC Intersoft Evrasia, DO-RA project operator and devoper, announces attracting $1 million investment from Skolkovo Fund and SmartLogic Group. The funds will be channeled toward developing a new Do-Ra device prototype. This will be a domestic, wide-range and cross-platform device with a dosimeter-radiometer function DO-RA.Si with a solid silicon (Si) sensor. It will have inductive charging and work via wireless electronic protocols...

2013-09-30 23:41:19

The new "HAWK" from NATS Incorporated is the answer to an affordable, light weight high resolution germanium detector (HPGe) based portable spectrometer offering the best price to performance ratio in this class of products. The HAWK addresses the limitations of weight, failure prone complex parts, and high cost of existing products dominating the market. Middletown, Connecticut (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The new germanium detector (HPGe) technology based portable gamma...

2013-09-26 23:20:55

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Infrared Detectors Technology & Market Trends. London (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Next growth opportunities spotted outside traditional markets: smart building automation and mobile phone business Total infrared detector market generated revenue of more than $153M in 2012, mostly due to the mature motion detection market which relies on high-volume sales of automatic lighting and intrusion detection systems. However in a...

2013-08-12 23:21:42

NATS Inc. and GE recently signed an International Trade Partnership (ITP) agreement. NATS radiation detection product line now features the GE products relevant to the ITP agreement. Middletown, CT (PRWEB) August 12, 2013 General Electric (GE) is one of the largest technology companies in the world, with its headquarters located in Connecticut. For over a decade NATS Incorporated in Middletown, Connecticut has been a prime supplier of large radiation detecting and monitoring networks...

2013-07-31 04:21:01

SINGAPORE, July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Zecotek Photonics Inc. (TSX-V: ZMS; OTCPK: ZMSPF; Frankfurt: W1I), a developer of leading-edge photonics technologies for medical, industrial and scientific markets, today announced that it has received a $500,000 order for its patented Lutetium Fine Silicate (LFS) scintillation crystals from its strategic partner Hamamatsu Photonics (Tokyo: 6965) of Japan.  The initial batch of LFS scintillation crystals will be used in third party positron...


Latest Particle detectors Reference Libraries

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2010-10-27 21:58:22

The bolometer, invented in 1878 by Samuel Pierpont Langley, measures the energy of incident electromagnetic radiation. It consists of an absorptive element connected to a heat sink through a thermal link. The absortive element raises its temperature above that of the heat sink when radiation impinges on it. The higher the energy the higher the temperature rises. Old bolometers used metals while newer ones used semiconductors and superconductors as the absorptive elements. Bolometers can...

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2010-10-06 21:55:14

A metal detector is a device that finds metal that may not be visible. The basic metal detector is composed of an oscillator producing an alternating current that passes through the coil producing an alternating magnetic field. If electrically conductive metal is close to the coil then the magnetic field is disrupted and thus the metal detector can sense the hidden metal. The first metal detectors were developed in the 1960s and were used for mining and other industries. They were used...

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